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Test your knowledge about the British rock band The Wildhearts

  • 1
    What was the Wildhearts' first release called?
  • 2
    Where did lead singer Ginger grow up?
  • 3
    What was the first single by The Wildhearts to enter the UK top 40?

  • 4
    Guitarist CJ left the Wildhearts in 1994 and went to form the band Honeycrack a year later with ex-Wildhearts live keyboard player Willie Dowling. How many singles did they release?
  • 5
    Who produced the Wildhearts 1997 album Endless, Nameless?
  • 6
    In which US city was the promo video for I Wanna Go Where The People Go Filmed?

  • 7
    Complete the lyric: "But the Cheapest Trick of all is when....."
  • 8
    What animal features on the 1996 version of the album Fishing For Luckies?
  • 9
    Which Welsh actor starred in the promotion video for the single Just In Lust?
  • 10
    What was the name of the record label set up by Wildhearts frontman Ginger?

  • 11
    Drummer Ritch Battersby went on to play in Grand Theft Audio after the Wildhearts hiatus in 1997. What were they originally called
  • 12
    In 2001, the Wildhearts reformed but saw bass player Danny McCormack leave mid tour amid ongoing drug problems. Who stood in for him?
  • 13
    What was frontman Ginger's original name?
  • 14
    Bass player Scott Sorry and Ginger once played in which US band together?
  • 15
    What record label did the Wildhearts sign to in 1997?
  • 16
    What was the opening song on the Wildhearts self-titled album in 2007?

  • 17
    In which country did the Wildhearts' record their 2009 album Chutzpah!
  • 18
    The Wildhearts recorded the song Ice Hockey Hair for their 2008 covers album Stop Us If You've Heard This One Before Vol 1. Who originally recorded it?
  • 19
    When the Wildhearts played Radio 1's Sound City in 1996, what did Ginger urge the crowd to shout en-masse?
  • 20
    Who was responsible for the artwork on the Wildhearts 2003 release The Wildhearts Must Be Destroyed?

  • 21
    Which famous hotel did The Wildhearts almost completely destroy following an accidental fire in around 1995?
  • 22
    In 2012, Ginger released the triple solo album 555% via the crowdfunding website Pledge Music. A commercial version of the album - 100% was later released with the tracklisting chosen by fans.
    In the UK, 100% the highest charting album he had appeared on since the Wildhearts released Fishing For Luckies in 1996. What number did it reach in the album charts?
  • 23
    Which band links bass player Random Jon Poole and Tim Smith - who directed the Wildhearts DVD Live In Studio?
  • 24
    The Wildhearts released two singles from the 1995 album PHUQ. A third was going to be released but it was pulled by label East West. What was the aborted single?
  • 25
    Who played drums on the Wildhearts mini album Don't Be Happy, Just Worry?
  • 26
    Why did the Wildhearts' set at Download in 2008 suddenly stop?

  • 27
    What was the name of Ginger's 2016 autobiography?
  • 28
    In 2002, the Wildhearts appeared on the legendary BBC show Top of The Pops for the first time in five years. What song did they perform?
  • 29
    Which of these tracks featured on the 2009 mini album Chutzpah Jnr!

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