Thursday, January 22, 2009

Long Koschin, Small answer


1.....________ were popular and influential during the late 1960s and early 1970s. The band melded the British Invasion sound with elements of contemporary folk and pop music. They
also helped forge such subgenres as folk rock, space rock, raga rock, psychedelic rock,
jangle pop, and on their 1968 album Sweetheart of the Rodeo, which featured Gram Parsons
country rock.
In 1991 they were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. In 2004 Rolling Stone
Magazine ranked them #45 on their list of the 100 Greatest Artists of All Time. Its
band members went on to successful solo careers after leaving the group.Their trademark
songs includes the cover of Bob Dylan's "Mr. Tambourine Man" .


3....________ are an English pop band formed in the early 1960s. Known for their distinctive
vocal harmony style (which influenced many other groups) they became one of the leading
British bands of the era, and they enjoyed considerable popularity in many other countries
(including Australia) although they did not achieve major US chart success until the early
1970s. Like The Rolling Stones, they are also notable as one of the only British pop bands
of the Sixties that has never officially broken up and which continues to record and perform to the present.
Although the group admired ________(a musician), their name was inspired primarily by the
sprigs of _______ in evidence around Christmas of 1962, at the time they re-formed their
previous band, The Deltas, and had to come up with a new name. The original lineup included
Allan Clarke as lead vocalist, X as guitarist and backup vocalist, Jeremy Levine on rhythm
guitar, with Eric Haydock and Don Rathbone rounding out the group on bass and drums.

4...Y has directed (or co-directed) a number of films using the pseudonym Bernard Shakey,
including Journey Through the Past (1973), Rust Never Sleeps (1979), Human Highway (1982),
Greendale (2003), and Deja Vu <CONNECT>(2008). He is currently working on a documentary about electric car technology, tentatively titled Linc/Volt.

HINT: 1. The connect is in the question.. in clue no.4 the movie name is deja vu followed by the connect.
2. The order of clues has some significance.


Ded said...

the movie is de javu CSNY... so im guessing its CSNY

1. The clash
4. Neil Young

arun laxman said...

is 1. mahavishnu orchestra ??

vazha said...

1.the byrds

vazha said...

2.Buddy holly and the crickets.. is it the holly or something..

Connect is american pie ?

Ded said...

funda is Crosby played for the first band, ie is the byrds like vazha said.
2ns is some band stills played for and 3rd is a band which nash was part of.

and last is neil young!
so we get CSNY!!

The Mudd said...

ded is the correct man..
the first band is the byrds !(Crosby)
2. Buffalo Springfield (Stills)
3. The Hollies ( vazha close)
4. Neil Young...