publication date: Sunday, February 26, 2017 (part of Spring 2017)

category: Music

clue: This Scotsman said he would "burn" down the house with his non-sensical new wave band.

explanation: With Talking Heads, Byrne made the song "Burning Down the House" and the film Stop Making Sense. more…

difficulty: easy

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Justin Woods, Matthew Preston, Ryan Dunn, and Jesse King

player landmarks: This was the last goo solved by Ryan Dunn.


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