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Trivia quiz

Test your knowledge of all things Marr with 10 randomly generated trivia questions.

1. Of the following, which band has Johnny NOT collaborated with before?

'The Libertines'
'Pearl Jam'
'Arctic Monkeys'

2. Who did Johnny recruit as drummer for The Healers in their original line-up?

Zak Starkey
Alonza Bevan
Adam Grey
Liz Bonney

3. Which Modest Mouse single was written the very first day Johnny began working with Isaac Brock?

'Fire it up'
'Missed the boat'
'King rat'

4. In 'Generate! Generate!', the line "cogito ergo dumb" is a pun on a quotation by which philosopher?

Friedrich Nietzsche
Friedrich von Schiller
Immanuel Kant
René Descartes

5. Of which Hindu deity does Johnny have a tattoo on his left arm?


6. What was the name of the Stex single that Johnny played guitar on in 1990?

'Still feel the rain'
'Spiritual dance'
'Moment in time'

7. What is Johnny's favourite TV programme?

The Sopranos
Mad Men
Johnny doesn't watch TV

8. Which album did Johnny contribute an essay on for the book '101 essential rock records'?

Iggy and The Stooges - 'Raw Power'
T.Rex - 'The Slider'
Roxy Music - 'Country life'
The Beatles - 'The White Album'

9. Besides guitar, which other two instruments did Johnny play on 'Raise the pressure'?

Keyboards and synthesiser
Keyboards and bass guitar
Keyboards and harmonica
Synthesiser and drums

10. What was the first commercially released single to credit Johnny as a backing vocalist?

The Smiths' - 'Bigmouth strikes again'
The The's 'The beat(en) generation'
Billy Bragg's 'Sexuality'
Electronic's 'Feel every beat'