The Dave Matthews Band Quiz
by Staff
Dave Matthews Band has achieved a level of success most can bands only hope for. Are you a diehard DMB fan? See how well you can track the band's music and accomplishments through the years.

When did Dave Matthews form Dave Matthews Band?

  • 1991
  • 1990
  • 1992

Where was Dave Matthews born?

  • Johannesburg
  • London
  • New York City

What city was Dave Matthews living in when he formed the Dave Matthews Band?

  • Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Charlottesville, Virginia
  • Charleston, South Carolina

What instruments did the original members of Dave Matthews Band play?

  • guitar, saxophone, drums and violin
  • guitar, saxophone, drums, bass, keyboard and violin
  • guitar, drums and bass

What Charlottesville, Virginia, nightclub did Dave Matthews Band play regularly in 1992?

  • Downtown Mall
  • the Mineshaft
  • Trax

In November 1993 Dave Matthews Band released its first album on its own Bama Rags label. What was it called?

  • "Under the Table and Dreaming"
  • "Remember Two Things"
  • "Crash"

What was Dave Matthews Band's first studio album?

  • "Crash"
  • "Under the Table and Dreaming"
  • "Before These Crowded Streets"

Dave Matthews Band received its first Grammy nominations in 1996 for what song?

  • "What Would You Say"
  • "Satellite"
  • "Ants Marching"

When was Dave Matthews Band's second album, "Crash," released?

  • April 1995
  • May 1996
  • April 1996

What song did Dave Matthews Band win its first Grammy for in 1997?

  • "So Much to Say"
  • "Crash Into Me"
  • "#41"

On what Dave Matthews Band album does the song "Crush" appear?

  • "Crash"
  • "Before These Crowded Streets"
  • "Everyday"

True or false: Butch Taylor has joined Dave Matthews Band onstage at live shows playing the trombone.

  • true
  • false

Which of the following is NOT an official member of Dave Matthews Band but often accompanies the group in live performances?

  • Rashawn Ross
  • Steffan Lessard
  • Carter Beauford

Which Dave Matthews Band album was the first to debut at No. 1 on Billboard?

  • "Stand Up"
  • "Everyday"
  • "Before These Crowded Streets"

What is the name of the Dave Matthews Band fan association?

  • The Warehouse
  • DMB Fan House
  • Dave Matthews Band Fans

Name that tune: "How she wishes it was different. She prays to God most every night. And though she swears it doesn't listen, there's still a hope in her it might."

  • "Grey Street"
  • "Too Much"
  • "Crash Into Me"

In October 2004 Dave Matthews Band joined artists including Bruce Springsteen, Ben Harper, Bonnie Raitt, Pearl Jam and REM on what tour?

  • Bonnaroo
  • H.O.R.D.E.
  • Vote for Change tour

What is the name of the charitable organization founded by Dave Matthews Band?

  • Dave Matthews Band Foundation
  • Bama Works Fund
  • DMB Foundation

What actress appears in the Dave Matthews Band music video for "Dream Girl"?

  • Halle Berry
  • Sandra Bullock
  • Julia Roberts

True or false: Dave Matthews Band member Boyd Tinsley released his own solo album titled "True Reflections."

  • true
  • false

Which founding member of the Dave Matthews Band died in 2008?

  • LeRoi Moore
  • Carter Beauford
  • Stefan Lessard

In 2003 Dave Matthews made his big-screen debut in what Disney movie?

  • "Where the Red Fern Grows"
  • "Because of Winn-Dixie"
  • "I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry"

How many CDs and DVDs has Dave Matthews Band sold?

  • 37 million
  • 25 million
  • 30 million

After "Away From the World" debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200, Dave Matthews Band became the first group in chart history to do what?

  • tour consecutively for 25 months
  • sell more than 20 million CDs
  • have six consecutive studio albums debut at No. 1 on the Billboard chart

The Dave Matthews Band ranks as one of the biggest ticket sellers worldwide of the past decade. How many tickets has the band sold?

  • more than 18 million
  • more than 20 million
  • more than 15 million

True or false: Dave Matthews is on the board of directors of Farm Aid.

  • true
  • false

What is on the Dave Matthews Band logo?

  • the fire dancer
  • the dancing girl
  • the dancing lady

Which Dave Matthews Band album features the fire dancer as its cover art?

  • "Everyday"
  • "Under the Table and Dreaming"
  • "Stand Up"

Dave Matthews is part owner of an eco-friendly winery in Geyserville, California. What is the winery called?

  • Dreaming Tree Wines
  • DMB Wines
  • Earth Wines

In 2010 Dave Matthews Band was nominated for a Grammy for Best Rock Album and Album of the Year for which album?

  • "Big Whiskey & the GrooGrux King"
  • "Stand Up"
  • "Away From the World"