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How Well Do You Know The History Of Panic! At The Disco?

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  1. Who were the two original members of the band (which was then named Pet Salamander)?

    Pete Wentz and Patrick Stump
    Spencer Smith and Ryan Ross
    Brendon Urie and Brent Wilson
    Brendon Urie is the only person who has ever been in the band
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    "Pet Salamander" was originally a Blink-182 cover band.

  2. Who "discovered" and signed Panic! At The Disco?

    Gerard Way
    Mark Hoppus
    Pete Wentz
    Billie Joe Armstrong
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Panic! was the first band to be signed to Decaydance Records (now DCD2 Records)

  3. Who was the band's drummer until April 2015?

    Spencer Smith
    Dan Pawlovich
    Andy Hurley
    Brent Wilson
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Spencer Smith announced his departure from the band via the band's website on April 2, 2015.

  4. Who was the main lyricist of the band's first studio album, "A Fever You Can't Sweat Out"?

    Brendon Urie
    Pete Wentz
    Ryan Ross
    The moon
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Ryan Ross dropped out of university to record the album.

  5. What was the first single of the band's debut album?

    I Write Sins Not Tragedies
    The Ballad Of Mona Lisa
    The Only Difference Between Martyrdom and Suicide Is Press Coverage
    Headfirst Slide Into Cooperstown On A Bad Bet
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    This single introduced the world to Panic!

  6. I Write Sins Not Tragedies was nominated for several awards at the 2006 VMAs, but which did they win?

    Best New Artist in a Video
    Video of The Year
    Best Rock Video
    Best Group Video
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    "I Write Sins Not Tragedies" was the first video to win Video of the Year without winning any other awards since Neil young's "This Note's for You" in 1989.

  7. Panic! At The Disco's second studio album, "Pretty. Odd." was released in what year?

    2006
    2007
    2008
    2009
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    The opening lyrics to Pretty. Odd. are "Oh, how it's been so long/ We're so sorry we've been gone/ We were busy writing songs for you!"

  8. Panic! surprised fans by changing their name to what from 2008-2009?

    Panic! At! The! Disco!
    Panic At The Disco
    Fall Out Boy
    The Followers
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    "It got a little bit annoying to try to write that every time you’re typing the name,” said Ryan Ross about the departure of the exclamation mark.

  9. Which song from "Pretty. Odd." contains the lyrics "I missed your skin when you were east/ You clicked your heels and wished for me?"

    Northern Downpour
    When The Day Met The Night
    I Have Friends In Holy Spaces
    Lie To The Truth
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    The fourth single from Pretty. Odd. is no longer played live.

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  10. Because of "musical differences", which two members of the band left to form their own band, "The Young Veins", in 2009?

    Spencer Smith and Brendon Urie
    Ryan Ross and Jon Walker
    Ryan Ross and Brendon Urie
    No one left, they're all still in the band, and everyone is happy
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Many fans were heartbroken about the band's split.

  11. Where was the last Panic! concert including Ryan Ross and Jon Walker?

    Myrtle Beach
    Seattle
    Cape Town
    New York
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Cape Town or South Africa was referenced in The Young Veins' song "Cape Town" and the Panic! At The Disco song, "Bittersweet".

  12. The band's first single after the departure of Ross and Walker was called _______?

    The Ballad of Mona Lisa
    Bittersweet
    Alienation
    New Perspective
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    "New Perspective" was featured in the soundtrack for the 2009 movie, "Jennifer's Body".

  13. Panic! At The Disco's third studio album, "Vices & Virtues", was released in what year?

    2010
    2011
    2012
    They only ever released two albums
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Vices & Virtues returned Panic! to some of its former emo glory.

  14. The eighth track on "Vices & Virtues", called "The Calendar", is about what?

    An emotional breakup of Brendon Urie's
    Pete Wentz
    The departure of Ryan Ross and Jon Walker
    A calendar that Spencer Smith had when he was younger
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    When asked about the song, Brendon Urie said “It was about a guy and a girl, a kind of a story, but the more we looked at the lyrics, we felt that it really tied into the experience of Ryan and Jon leaving, and it was weird. We were like, ‘Oh, that’s kind of weird, going from the idea of a girl, and then thinking about the intimate relationship we had with the four of us, and what that ended up being with Spencer and I.’ That dictated the rest of the song. We were able to finish it with that in mind.”

  15. The band's leading single from their fourth studio album,"Too Weird To Live, Too Rare To Die" was called "Miss ______".

    Jackson
    Hepburn
    Jackie
    Urie
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    When asked about the meaning of the song in interview, Brendon said "'Miss Jackson' is about something that actually happened to me when I was younger. I hadn't really talked about it, and I felt that if I didn't, I would keep thinking about it, it would drive me crazy. When I was younger, I would mess around; I'd sleep with one girl one night, sleep with her friend the next night, and not care about how they felt, or how I made them feel. And then it happened to me and I realized 'Wow, that's what that feels like?'"

  16. Currently, the only official remaining members of the band are ______________.

    Brendon Urie, Dallon Weekes, and Dan Pawlovich
    Brendon Urie and Pete Wentz
    Brendon Urie and the moon
    Literally, it's just Brendon Urie
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Dallon Weekes, Kenny Harris, and Dan Pawlovich are all touring members, but aren't official members.

  17. What is the name of Panic! At The Disco's upcoming fifth album?

    Death Of A Bachelor
    Boneless
    Wolf's Teeth
    Take A Vacation!
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    The album is named after the album's fifth track.

How Well Do You Know The History Of Panic! At The Disco?

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You know a thing or two about Panic! At The Disco

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You know your Panic! At The Disco

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You are a huge Panic! fan, and can probably recite the title of every song from A Fever You Can't Sweat Out. Keep on listening to those sweet tunes.

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