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The Ultimate Wombats Quiz

The Ultimate Wombats Quiz

Since emerging from Liverpool (via Norway) in 2006, The Wombats have stealthily acquired a legion of avid fans, a reputation as a formidable live band and an enviable catalogue of impeccable indie-pop classics.

With two hit albums under their belt and hundreds of thousands of satisfied gig-goers, they look set to return with their third album in 2014. Meanwhile, new single Your Body Is a Weapon is out now and demonstrates that they've lost none of their charm, or infectious energy.

See how much of a Wombateer you really are by taking our fiendishly tricky quiz. Just click to get started.

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The Ultimate Wombats Quiz

Answers

1. Japan

2. Cliff Richard

3. Fox

4. Patience

5. Neighbours

6. Snakes and Ladders

7. Postman Pat

8. Paul van Dyk

9. Eric Valentine

10. Quentin Taratino

11. Swim Like An Otter

12. Peter Hook

13. Tord

14. £20

15. Kenneth Clarke

16. Marlboro Red

17. Les Dennis

18. The Ed Goldengee Show

19. Moving to New York

20. A Suitcase

21. South By Southwest

22. Let's Dance to Joy Division

23. January 5th

24. Too Many JDs

25. KIDS

26. Elverum

27. Best Dancefloor Filler

28. Wales

29. Cherub

30. 2007

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The Ultimate Wombats Quiz

In which country did The Wombats release their first full-length record?

Question 1 of 30

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The video for Backfire at the Disco was a spoof of a video by which artist?

Question 2 of 30

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What animal is Tord?

Question 3 of 30

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Which Take That song did the band cover with a nude video?

Question 4 of 30

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The band had a cameo in which soap?

Question 5 of 30

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Which game is banned in the lyrics to Jump into the Fog?

Question 6 of 30

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Tord famously sings the theme tune to which children's TV show in his native Norwegian?

Question 7 of 30

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Which trance legend remixed Moving to New York?

Question 8 of 30

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Who produced 1996?

Question 9 of 30

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In Derail & Crash, which movie director is mentioned?

Question 10 of 30

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Which of these is NOT a real Wombats song?

Question 11 of 30

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Who guested on a live version of Backfire at the Disco?

Question 12 of 30

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In the band's viral fight video, who lost an arm?

Question 13 of 30

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How much did Murph pay to get into the club in Techno Fan?

Question 14 of 30

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Which politician's beard did they write a song about?

Question 15 of 30

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What cigarettes did Louise smoke in School Uniforms?

Question 16 of 30

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Which comedian appeared in the video for Is This Christmas?

Question 17 of 30

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What is the band's fictional TV show?

Question 18 of 30

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What is their highest charting single to date?

Question 19 of 30

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The original release of Moving To New York had a 7" single in a package resembling what?

Question 20 of 30

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The DVD of the special edition of The Wombats Proudly Present: A Guide to Love, Loss & Desperation features footage from which US festival?

Question 21 of 30

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Which song features vocals from a children's choir?

Question 22 of 30

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When did Murph hit the ice in Schumacher The Champagne?

Question 23 of 30

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What is the name of Dan & Tord's occasional side project?

Question 24 of 30

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Which label released the band's first 3 UK singles?

Question 25 of 30

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Where in Norway was Tord born?

Question 26 of 30

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The band won an NME award in 2008 in which category?

Question 27 of 30

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In which country was The Wombats Proudly Present: A Guide to Love, Loss & Desperation recorded?

Question 28 of 30

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What was the name of the band's mascot Wombat?

Question 29 of 30

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The band undertook a joint tour with The Holloways in which year?

Question 30 of 30

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