Quiz: From Jimi Hendrix to The Who: The Woodstock Performers Quiz
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From Jimi Hendrix to The Who: The Woodstock Performers Quiz
By: Staff
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About This Quiz

Woodstock is the granddaddy of all music festivals. How much do you know about 1969's "three days of peace, love and music"? Take this quiz to test your knowledge.

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How many acts played Woodstock?
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Which band was the first to sign a Woodstock contract?
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How much money did Creedence Clearwater Revival make for playing Woodstock?
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What was the payment cap per artist?
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Which band made $15,000?
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Which artist made $30,000?
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Besides Creedence Clearwater Revival, which artist made $10,000?
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Who was the first artist to play at Woodstock?
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Who was the last artist to play at Woodstock?
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Which group was the lead-in to Jimi Hendrix?
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What was Jimi Hendrix's band?
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Who gave the opening speech and invocation at Woodstock?
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Which performer was six months pregnant at Woodstock?
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Social activist Abbie Hoffman famously interrupted The Who's performance immediately after what song?
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Which band was scheduled to play but didn't, reportedly because the promoters wouldn't give the members a helicopter?
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Which Woodstock act had the biggest hit song at the time of the festival?
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Which act had multiple songs in the Top 200 that week?
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John Sebastian, the lead singer of this band, was pulled out of the crowd for an impromptu acoustic performance.
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The theme song to this TV show ended up being Sebastian's biggest hit.
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Which band's set was cut short because of equipment problems?
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What was the last song of the Grateful Dead's set?
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After this performer's set on Sunday, there was a three-hour thunderstorm delay.
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How old was Michael Shrieve, the youngest performer at Woodstock?
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Which Woodstock band had a Top 40 hit with "Going Up the Country" in 1969?
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What was the name of Janis Joplin's band at Woodstock?
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Who went on "The Dick Cavett Show" in his muddy Woodstock clothes?
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Who claimed to have had LSD hallucinations on stage that made him think his guitar was a snake?
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This Woodstock band had a No. 1 and a No. 2 hit in 1969.
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Woodstock was only the second live show for this group.
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