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Replay the ’80s with this quiz

​​Go-Go’s on package show coming to Fraze.

​​Every year, Mix 107.7 and Fraze Pavilion in Kettering co-present a concert focused on music from the 1980s. Summer Fest 16, on Sunday, presents REPLAY America featuring The Go-Go’s, Patty Smyth of Scandal, Martha Davis & the Motels, Cutting Crew and Naked Eyes featuring Peter Byrne.

“This is our 16th year with Mix 107.7 doing Summerfest,” said Karen Durham, Fraze general manager. “We’ve done a lot of different things over the years but we try to keep it as ’80s-based as we can. This is a real good mix of true ’80s and there are a few folks that haven’t been around in a while like The Motels and Cutting Crew.”

Here’s a quick quiz to test your knowledge of these touring ’80s favorites.

1) This singer scored a No. 2 pop hit and Grammy nomination for a 1992 duet with Don Henley?

A. Belinda Carlisle

B. Peter Byrne

C. Patty Smyth

D. Nick van Eede

2) The Motel’s third album was rejected by Capital Records in 1981 and finally released in 2011. What was the title?

A. “Apocalypse Wow”

B. “Children Sleep Free”

C. “No Vacancy”

D. “Apolcalypso”

3) Although The Go-Go’s officially broke up in 1985, the reformed group released “God Bless The Go-Go’s” in what year?

A. 1993

B. 2001

C. 2005

D. 2014

4) Naked Eyes scored its first U.S. hit with a cover of a song written by what legendary songwriting team?

A. Bacharach & David

B. Lennon & McCartney

C. Rodgers & Hammerstein

D. Leiber & Stoller

5) Cutting Crew’s debut single “(I Just) Died In Your Arms Tonight” was the first U.S. hit for what British record label?

A. Creation


C. Domino

D. Virgin

6) Although this group didn’t score its first hit until 1983, which REPLAY act began playing a decade earlier as The Warfield Foxes?

A. The Motels

B. Naked Eyes

C. Cutting Crew

D. Scandal

7) What was the title of Naked Eyes 2007 album of acoustic cover songs?

A. “Naked Classics”

B. “Naked Undercover”

C. “Covered & Smothered”

D. “Fumbling With the Covers”

8) Which REPLAY act was briefly known as Grinning Souls in the mid-2000s before reverting to its better recognized ’80s moniker?

A. The Motels

B. Naked Eyes

C. Cutting Crew

D. Scandal

9) Although only initially with this chart-topping REPLAY act for four years, this singer is still heavily associated with the early ’80s band.

A. Patty Smyth

B. Peter Byrne

C. Martha Davis

D. Nick van Eede

10) What band was originally called The Misfits when it formed in 1978?

A. The Motels

B. The Go-Go’s

C. Naked Eyes

D. Cutting Crew

Answer key

1C, 2D, 3B, 4A, 5D, 6A, 7D, 8C, 9A, 10B

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