Mice in the music—the Oblogatory quiz

Image from the Hagen Renaker Online MuseumFor years it’s given me a headache trying to keep track of all the mice in the kids’ music. Check it out—at the very least you got your:

Modest Mouse
Dangermouse
Eek-A-Mouse
Mouse on Mars
Deadmau5


But I finally go them all straight. So, here’s a little quiz to see how well you know them. Mmmkay? Let’s begin.

1. Which mouse act listed above is a German electronica duo?
2. Which includes (or included, at least) a former Smith?
3. Which co-founded Gnarls Barkley?
4. Which performs in a giant mouse head?
5. Which is from Canada?
6. Which artist worked in the Jamaican sound system scene?
7. Which had a hit called “Dashboard?”
8. Which got a big career boost from a Jay-Z/Beatles mashup?
9. Which has been around the longest?
10. Which act’s first record was called “Vulvaland?”

NOTE: All facts are from the web, so you know they are accurate and unbiased.


HERE ARE THE ANSWERS—DON’T CHEAT, OK?

1. Mouse on Mars
2. Modest Mouse
3. Danger Mouse
4. Deadmau5
5. Deadmau5
6. Eek-A-Mouse
7. Modest Mouse
8. Danger Mouse
9. Eek-a-Mouse
10. Mouse on Mars