Three-Letter Bands by DixonD

Champion(s):

VenguswamyK
Semper Ubi Sub Ubi


Runner(s)-Up:

MitchO
What a stupid place for a wall!


Quiz Description

Name these bands known popularly by only three letters, based on the year and location they were formed and an audiovisual clue. If the name is an abbreviation of a longer name, just give the three-letter abbreviation.

Full Results:

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Money Value (% Incorrect): 58 14 95 56 00 14 03 22 77 98 90 93
1 VenguswamyK 451 98 15
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2 MitchO 386 96 15
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3 SorensonG 380 93 15
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4 MattinglyD 373 90 15
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5 PopeT-15 371 88 00
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6 PFD 339 85 15
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7 ZellwegerS 288 82 00
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8 PenningtonJ 284 80 15
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9 GoodmanDL 274 76 00
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9 goroshnik 274 76 00
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11 Matto 272 72 15
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12 cruzich 268 69 15
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13 SchwartzD 258 67 15
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14 MilesTeg 255 64 15
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15 WeikleB 244 61 15
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16 Timm 236 59 00
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17 Steve 198 55 15
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17 StaleyO 198 55 15
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19 DoyleE 196 48 00
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19 SpencerJ2 196 48 00
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19 BurgerM 196 48 00
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22 BoyerA 184 43 15
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23 quarterrican 182 40 00
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24 JonesRW 172 38 15
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25 Rebecca 167 35 00
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26 MilgromM 155 32 00
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27 CoenM 143 30 15
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28 RoseM 141 27 00
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29 DiGeorgeL 134 25 00
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30 KreitzerJ 128 21 00
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30 SlumdogSquarepants 128 21 00
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32 MangaserA 99 17 00
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33 GambinoG 91 13 00
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33 LiptonM 91 13 00
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35 MatthewsP 62 9 00
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36 Hupfen 59 6 00
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37 Nuklhd 33 2 00
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37 AllenJ 33 2 00
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1976 in Swindon, England

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XTC

1970 in Birmingham, England

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ELO

1978 in Vancouver, Canada

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DOA

1996 in Rockville, Maryland

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OAR

1986 in Compton, California

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NWA

1989 in Cinderford, England

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EMF

1980 in Athens, Georgia

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REM

1990 in Atlanta, Georgia

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TLC

1969 in London, England

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UFO

1998 in Freiberg, Germany (edited at 4:10 pm, April 11, 2016 (EDT))

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ATB

1992 in Brooklyn, New York

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MOP

1978 in The Bronx, New York

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