How well do you know the Punk Rock Bowling lineup?

1. Which is not the title of a Descendents album?

A. Everything Sucks

B. Milo Goes to College

C. Ruin Jonny’s Bar Mitzvah

D. I Don’t Want to Grow Up

2. Which band wasn’t formed in the ’70s?

A. Cock Sparrer

B. Dwarves

C. The Undertones

D. Stiff Little Fingers

3. Which band had a song featured in the 1995 film Clueless?

A. The Bouncing Souls

B. Fishbone

C. The Muffs

D. Guttermouth

4. Which is not a cover band?

A. Manic Hispanic

B. Flock a Goo Goo

C. Me First and the Gimme Gimmes

D. Krum Bums

5. UFC fighter Forrest Griffin uses what band’s song for his walk-out music?

A. American Steel

B. Citizen Fish

C. Dropkick Murphys

D. The Aggrolites

6. Which band wasn’t formed in the ’80s?

A. Ill Repute

B. All

C. Street Dogs

D. Agnostic Front

7. Which band isn’t based in Las Vegas?

A. Verbal Abuse

B. The Core

C. Guilty by Association


8. Which band released iconic BBC DJ John Peel’s all-time favorite song?

A. The Skatalites

B. The Undertones

C. Descendents

D. Swingin’ Utters

9. Which band features the longtime lead singer of Pennywise?

A. The Cadillac Tramps

B. Black Pacific

C. Druglords of the Avenues

D. Cobra Skulls

10. Which band had a song featured in the 2000 film High Fidelity?

A. Stiff Little Fingers

B. Citizen Fish

C. Fishbone

D. Buck-O-Nine


1. C; 2. B; 3. C ("Kids in America"); 4. D; 5. C ("Shipping Up to Boston"); 6. C; 7. A; 8. B; 9. B; 10. A (Suspect Device).

How'd you do?

•0-3: Go back to watching Glee.

•4-7: Grow that mohawk a little higher.

•8-10: Time to form your own band.


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