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A set of music related cryptic clues!

Heres some little puzzles for you, ill just post a few now, if you want more i send them!
They are all singers or groups, the first one is an example-

1. Nun Toboggan = Sister Sledge
2. Get paste from tube
3. Elizabeth, Victoria, Mary
4. B.A, B.sSc, B.Eng
5. Stop Jock And Stop Jock
6. Dickie, Groucho, Harpo, Zeppo
7. Babies on the Slab
8. Desert Waterhole
9. Disturbed Fashion
10. Treacherous Vicar

I have 80 in total, and i dont know the answers to them all! Good luck!
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Re: A set of music related cryptic clues!

1. Nun Toboggan = Sister Sledge
2. Get paste from tube Squeeze
3. Elizabeth, Victoria, Mary - Queen
4. B.A, B.sSc, B.Eng - 3 degrees
5. Stop Jock And Stop Jock - Womack & Womack
6. Dickie, Groucho, Harpo, Zeppo - Richard marx
7. Babies on the Slab - New kids on the block
8. Desert Waterhole - Oasis
9. Disturbed Fashion???
10. Treacherous Vicar - Judas Priest
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Ok, next ten!

11. Aircraft Data Recording Unit
12. Insanity
13. Blokes Grafting
14. Young Men Selling Mice
15. Pale Serpant
16. Both of you
17. Merlin
18. Im Fanatical Towards the Girl
19. East End Revolutionary
20. Prosperous City Vermin

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Black Box
Madness
Men at Work
Pet Shop boys
White Snake
U2
Wizzard
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Boomtown Rats
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18 is slightly different to the others, plays on the sound of words, theres a couple like that, its quite good tho!
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9. Disturbed Fashion -> Depeche Mode?

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21. Plasters
22. Desperate Trouble
23. Preserve Reflect on Famous River
24. Rub Out Midge
25. Gender Arms
26. Silhouettes
27. Hamlet, a femal relative
28. Greenhouse plants
29. Next Command
30. Years Quarters
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18. Im Fanatical Towards the Girl = madonna
19. East End Revolutionary = cockney rebel

21. Plasters = band aid
22. Desperate Trouble = dire straits
23. Preserve Reflect on Famous River = jamiraqui
24. Rub Out Midge = erasure
25. Gender Arms = sex pistols
26. Silhouettes = the shadows
27. Hamlet, a femal relative = Shakespears Sister
28. Greenhouse plants = hot house flowers
29. Next Command = new order
30. Years Quarters = 4 seasons

Sidneylopsides, you haven't said if any answers are correct!
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Old 12-09-2003, 12:59 PM
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So far, they are all right! I didnt get the Jamiraqui one myself! Its so obvious now!


31. Corrdor containing horse fodder
32. South American indian instamatic
33. Picture house tune
34. dark sunday
35. distribute equally
36. ham or beef sandwiches
37. a friendly prickly bush
38. very warm galaxy
39. bird of prey with colic
40. hard of hearing wildcat
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31 Corridor containing horse fodder = hall and oats
32 South American Indian instamatic = aztec camera
33 Picture house tune = roxy music
34 Dark Sunday = black sabbath
35 Distribute equally = Cher
36 Ham or beef sandwiches = meatloaf
37 A friendly prickly bush = buddy holly
38 Very warm galaxy = hot chocolate
39 Bird of prey with colic = hawk wind
40 Hard of hearing wildcat = def leppard

If there are more, I won't get me and my colleagues to do them! I promise! (But we do love these)
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31 - Hall & Oates
32 - Aztec Camera
33 - Pearl & Dean?
34 - Black Sabbath
35 - Cher (and a BIG groan :P )
36 - ?
37 - Buddy Holly
38 - Hot Chocolate
39 - Hawkwind (and another groan)
40 - Def Leppard

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Heres more!

41. Germany with coronary regulators
42. Raincoat bought near blackpool
43. Dorothys Dog
44. Unempolyment card
45. Several raincoats found in cemetery
46. Throttlers
47. Clergyman in long dress
48. Gorgeous but not northen
49. Revolvers and flowers
50. Spinning rocks

some easy ones in this instalment!
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I said I wouldn't answer anymore, but as I work in a Jobcentre I will answer 44 - UB40

Although the UB40 was replaced Years ago with the ES40!
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41 - Gerry and the Pacemakers
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43 - Toto
44 - UB40
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46 - The Stranglers
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48 - Beautiful South
49 - Guns 'n' Roses
50 - Rolling Stones
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47 - Judas Priest ? probably not...
 

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