Bunbury 2017 was packed with EDM and hip-hop. Bunbury 2018 was short on women, but long on chart-toppers. And 2019? The festival’s eighth edition is about being young … if you were young in 1992. Test your music nostalgia IQ with this quiz.
1. How old was Greta Van Fleet bassist Sam Kiszka when headliner Fall Out Boy’s debut album, Take This to Your Grave, came out?
B) 18 months
C) His parents were on their third date
2. Who was the President of the United States when Clutch released its debut single?
A) George W. Bush
B) Dick Cheney
C) Bill Clinton
D) George H.W. Bush
3. Which one of these singers has never been in Stone Temple Pilots?
A) Scott Weiland
B) Bradley Nowell
C) Chester Bennington
D) Jeff Gutt
4. Which of these Bunbury bands can not plausibly be called “emo”?
B) Jukebox the Ghost
C) Dashboard Confessional
D) Run the Jewels
5. Machine Gun Kelly’s hit with former Fifth Harmony singer Camila Cabello is built around which ’90s alt-rock tune?
A) “Closing Time,” by Semisonic
B) “Out of My Head,” by Fastball
C) “You Get What You Give,” by New Radicals
D) “Little Bastards,” by Ass Ponys
6. Which of these Bunbury bands did Girl Talk sample on his 2006 album Night Ripper?
A) Blue October
B) Fall Out Boy
C) Sublime With Rome
D) Pigeons Playing Ping Pong
BUNBURY MUSIC FESTIVAL is May 31-June 2 at Sawyer Point and Yateman’s Cove downtown. More information is here.