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Band Name Origins:

  • Originally called "The Iveys" after a street in Swansea, Wales. Once the band was signed to Apple Records by The Beatles the band took the opportunity to change their name. The name "Badfinger" was derived from "Bad Finger Boogie," the working title of The Beatles' "With a Little Help from My Friends". Submitted by: Robert D. Arndt Jr.
  • The middle finger is where this name came from. Submitted by: SHUT UP WHILE THE MOVIE IS ON

Stupid Band Names:

  • All I can think of is that this band named themselves after flipping the bird. That's just plain distasteful. Submitted by: GlamRockNinjaLord
  • I DON'T want to know why it's bad! Submitted by: Ivan

Literally Impossible Song Titles:

Submitter Name
"No Dice,"Dice exist.Yvette Bristle
"Lost Inside Your Love,"Love is an emotion and has no inside.Yvette Bristle

Use a Song Title to Answer a Different Song:

Song & Band Name
Song & Band Name
"What's Your Favorite Color?," Living Colour"Baby Blue," Badfinger
"Send A Little Love My Way," Anne Murray"Come And Get It," Badfinger
"Day In, Day Out," Bob Crosby"Day After Day," Badfinger
"For You Blue," The Beatles"Baby Blue," Badfinger
There are additional songs titles that answer other songs available.

Remove a Letter From a Song Title:

"No Matter Hat" originally "No Matter What"
A new fashion trend?
Random Mysteryperson

Add a Letter to a Song Title:

"Come And Get Fit" originally "Come And Get It"
"Baby Blume" originally "Baby Blue"
"Come And Get Lit" originally "Come And Get It"
Oliver South
"Come And Get Zit" originally "Come And Get It"
Regina Olsen
"Come And Get Hit" originally "Come And Get It"

There are additional Badfinger song titles with a letter added available.

Change a Letter:

"Day After May" originally "Day After Day"
That would be June 1st?
"Come And Pet It" originally "Come And Get It"
"Comb And Get It" originally "Come And Get It"
"Come And Set It" originally "Come And Get It"
Jessica Childress
"Come And Get In" originally "Come And Get It"
Jessica Childress

There are additional Badfinger song titles with a letter changed available.


Jan 13
a parody of "Day After Day" by Badfinger
Romantic Tire Pump ballad.
YouTube: (Video)
Dec 17
a parody of "No Matter (what you are)" by Badfinger
Tribute to Land O Lakes enhanced with HandFarts.
YouTube: (Video)

Song Parody Lyrics:

Original Song Name
Parody Song Name
Parody Author
"Day After Day""Daiya Every Day"vegan minstrel
"Baby Blue""Going Red"CryHavoc
"Come and Get it""Go and Get it"Glynn Leaney
"No Matter What""It Matters What You Eat"Vegan Minstrel
"Carry On Till Tomorrow""Barry's On Till Tomorrow"Timmy1000
"No Matter What""Dark Matter"Tokusou Sentai Blessranger
"No Matter What""No Fatter Butt"Alvin Rhodes
"Day After Day""Lily Allen"The Legends of Rock n' Roll
"Day After Day""Aly & AJ"The Legendary Superstars of the Classics
"Day After Day""Aly & AJ"The Classic Rock Legendary Superstars

There are additional Badfinger song parodies available.

Bad Choices for On Hold Music:

Song Name
Come And Get ItDrug DealerJeffrey Hope

Songs for Duets, That Haven't Been Done Yet:

First Band/Song Name
Second Band/Song Name
New Song Name
Baby Blue
Blue Jean
   David Bowie
Baby Blue Jean
Britney Spears into pruning hooks
No Matter What
What You Need
No Matter What You Need
Come And Get It
Get Lucky
   Daft Punk featuring Pharrell Williams
Come And Get Lucky
No Matter What
I Do
   Lisa Loeb
No Matter What I Do

If Groups Combined, Their Names Might Be:

Stiff Little Bad Fingers
Stiff Little Fingers combined with Badfinger
Who knows what those fingers were touching?
Submitted By: Steve
Strong Bad Finger
Strong Bad combined with Badfinger
Submitted By: Opie M.
Butter 08 combined with Badfinger
The Nestle corporation would probably sue if this occurred.
Submitted By: Greg
Five Badfinger Death Punch
Five Finger Death Punch combined with Badfinger
Adds little to first name that we wouldn't have suspected already!
Submitted By: Gretchen Wieners

There are additional Badfinger Combined Groups that haven't been done yet available.

Misheard Lyrics:

"Day After Day"
Misheard Lyrics:
Looking out from my only room
Original Lyrics:
Looking out from my lonely room
"No Matter What"
Misheard Lyrics:
Be apart from it all
Original Lyrics:
Be a part of it all
"Come and Get It"
Misheard Lyrics:
There must be a gag
Original Lyrics:
There must be a catch
"Day After Day"
Misheard Lyrics:
Looking out from my laundry room
Original Lyrics:
Looking out from my lonely room
There are additional Badfinger misheard lyrics available.

Misheard Lyrics Stories:

"Come And Get It"
Misheard Lyrics:
Will you walk away from a fool and his money?
Original Lyrics:
Will you walk away from a four-legged Agouti?

Story about this misheard lyric by: Jim Leszczynski

Trying to listen to lyrics from my dad's am car radio

There are additional Badfinger misheard stories available.

Songs That Open With Their Titles:

"Midnight Caller"
Opening Lines:
Beneath the midnight caller, she thinks of paper green
Submitted by: Joe Pearson
"Believe Me"
Opening Lines:
Believe me, if I wanted, spend the rest of my time with a mean, lean, woman like you
Submitted by: Joe Pearson
There are additional Badfinger spelling lyrics available.

Band Name Anagrams:

Bag Finder Submitted by: Alexis
Bad Fringe Submitted by: Alexis
Fang Bride Submitted by: Regina Haniger
The bride of Frankenstein, maybe?
Badger Fin Submitted by: Regina Haniger
A badger with fins? Bizarre!
Barfed Gin Submitted by: Regina Haniger

There are additional Badfinger Band Name Anagrams available.

Song Title Anagrams:

"Ran To Matthew" originally "No Matter What"
Submitted by: Alexis
"Die, Con" originally "No Dice"
Submitted by: Kelly Blythe
"Icon Ed" originally "No Dice"
What kind of icon is Ed?
Submitted by: Kelly Blythe
"Don Ice" originally "No Dice"
Submitted by: Kelly Blythe
"Do Nice" originally "No Dice"
Submitted by: Kelly Blythe

There are additional Badfinger Song Title Anagrams available.

Super Short Pop Songs:

"Sweet Tuesday Morning" Length: 2:31
The shortest song from 'Straight Up'. That album, according to Rolling Stone critic, has referred to it as "Badfinger's power-pop apex".
Submitted by: Wisnu Aji

Song Title Acrostics:

DAD: "Day After Day"
Submitted by: Peter

Upbeat Songs With Depressing Lyrics:

"Without You"
The Lyrics:
I Can't live, if living is without you. I can't live, I can't give anymore!
What makes it more depressing is that both Ham and Evans who founded this band killed themselves later on.
Submitted by: Paul Warren

Names as a Word Bank:

Find A Green Big Green Badger In A Band Submitted by: Karen Smith
Feed A Badger Gin Submitted by: Karen Smith

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