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!!! (Musical group)

LC control no.no2005023261
Descriptive conventionsrda
Corporate name heading!!! (Musical group)
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Variant(s)Chk Chk Chk (Musical group)
Chic Chic Chic (Musical group)
Chik Chik Chik (Musical group)
Pow Pow Pow (Musical group)
Ungh Ungh Ungh (Musical group)
Uh Uh Uh (Musical group)
Beginning date1996
Associated countryUnited States
LocatedSacramento (Calif.) Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Field of activityPunk rock music
Found in!!! (Musical group). Louden up now [SR] p2004: container (!!!) label on container ("spell it !!! say it chk chk chk [in bold type] (pow pow pow) (ungh ungh ungh) etc.")
All music guide WWW site, Mar. 9, 2005 (!!!; "The curiously named !!!, whose moniker can be pronounced by repeating any one-syllable percussive sound three times (e.g., "chk chk chk") ...")
Touch and Go Records WWW site, Mar. 9, 2005 (!!! (Chk Chk Chk); "!!! is pronounced by repeating any three repetitive, monosyllabic sounds. Though the possibilities are endless, the most common pronunciations are Chk Chk Chk, Pow Pow Pow, Uh Uh Uh ... The name was inspired by the subtitles from the film The gods must be crazy, where three clicking sounds of the mouth were represented as !!!.")
!!! WWW site, Mar. 9, 2005 ("!!! is pronounced as any three repetitive sounds. Common interpretations are chicchicchic, powpowpow, uhuhuh, among many unlimited possibilities.")
   <http://www.brainwashed.com/!!!/bio.html>
Metacritic.com, May 11, 2005 (!!!; pronounced chik chik chik)
Wikipedia, August 12, 2019 (!!! (chk-chk-chk); American dance-punk band, formed 1996, Sacramento, California, by lead singer Nic Offer; currently based in New York City)
Facebook, August 12, 2019 (!!! (Chk Chk Chk); hometown: Sacramento, California; Brooklyn, New York)
Twitter, August 12, 2019 (!!!; @chkchkchk)