Episode 28

Growing Up In Poverty, California (with Lung)


January 4th, 2019

1 hr 24 mins 54 secs

Season 1

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Special Guest

About this Episode

Quizmasters Lee & Marc are joined by the band Lung to ask and answer trivia questions and check out a few tracks of the Cincinnati band's sophomore album All The Kings Horses.


Song: "Butcher" performed by Lung

Round One

  • Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner is a singer better known by what name?
  • What city was without an NFL team from 1995 to 2015?
  • What is the highest string that a violin is tuned to?
  • Of all birds, which are the only kind that can see the color blue?
  • Which song is the biggest-selling sheet music in rock history?
  • What Cincinati musician's favorite song they've ever recorded is "Give Me Just One Night (Una Noche)" off the album "Revelation" from the year 2000?
  • Who co-wrote "I'm Afraid of Americans" with David Bowie?

Song: "I'm Afraid of Americans" performed by Lung

Round Two

  • At what Boston College did The Dresden Dolls record their first demo?
  • What city provides the setting for The Phantom of The Opera?
  • What ancient Greek figure claimed that a simple life was necessary for virtue, and lived a life based on simplicity?
  • Which film ranks as the highest-grossing animated film of all time?
  • "AuH2O" was a popular campaign button design for what 1964 presidential candidate?
  • What comedian has real life twin sons named Matthew & Gregory?

Song: "Dog" performed by Lung

Final Questions

  • Famous country singer Gillian Welch was born in what city and state?
  • Which is further west; Reno, Nevada, or San Diego, California?
  • What city in Illinois is known for it's vaudevillian and burlesque lore, establishing a famous remark about the quality in the early 20th century asking "Will it play" where?
  • How many states does the Appalachian Trail traverse?
  • What famous novel turned book had the subtitle A Tale of the Christ?

Song: "Brock" performed by Lung