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Band Name Origins:

  • Canned Heat (Sterno) was a liqued fuel product popular in the early years of the blues. Submitted by: Darkstar
  • Canned Heat was a slang term for 'poor or unemployed black Americans for cheap homemade 'moonshine' whiskey', especially during the time of the Prohibition Era. Submitted by: RAZ

Stupid Band Names:

  • It is literally impossible for heat to be canned. Submitted by: Jonathan S.

Literally Impossible Song Titles:

Song/Performer
Comment
Submitter Name
"Goin' Up The Country,"A country is not a vertical entity.Gretchen Wieners

Use a Song Title to Answer a Different Song:

Song & Band Name
Song & Band Name
"Where Am I Going?," Barbra Streisand"Going Up The Country," Canned Heat
"Which Way Are You Going?," Jim Croce"Goin' Up The Country," Canned Heat
"Rockin' With The King," Canned Heat"King Of Rock And Roll," Dio
"Let's Work Together," Canned Heat"Takin' Care Of Business," Bachman-Turner Overdrive
There are additional songs titles that answer other songs available.

Remove a Letter From a Song Title:

"Tie Was" originally "Time Was"
Candy Welty
"Tim Was" originally "Time Was"
Candy Welty
"Rockin' With The Kin" originally "Rockin' With The King"
Candy Welty
"Going Up The County" originally "Going Up The Country"
They can only afford to go up the county, now.
Peter

Add a Letter to a Song Title:

"Time Wash" originally "Time Was"
Candy Welty
"Timer Was" originally "Time Was"
Candy Welty

Change a Letter:

"Tile Was" originally "Time Was"
Candy Welty
"Tide Was" originally "Time Was"
Candy Welty
"Rockin' With The Ring" originally "Rockin' With The King"
Candy Welty
"Rackin' With The King" originally "Rockin' With The King"
Candy Welty
"Hockin' With The King" originally "Rockin' With The King"
Candy Welty

There are additional song titles with a letter changed available.

Song Parody Lyrics:

Original Song Name
Parody Song Name
Parody Author
"Goin' Up the Country""Growing Sup That’s Comfy"John A. Barry
"Goin' Up The Country""Fu**ing Up The Country"William Tong
"Going Up The Country""Going Up the Pharmacy"Alvin Dover
"Goin Up The Country""Blowin Up Their Country"Malcolm Higgins

If Groups Combined, Their Names Might Be:

Canned Hot Hot Heat
Canned Heat combined with Hot Hot Heat
Submitted By: Candy Welty
Canned Heat Wave
Canned Heat combined with Heatwave
Submitted By: Candy Welty
Canned Tuna (or Hot Heat)
Canned Heat combined with Hot Tuna
Submitted By: Dave

Misheard Lyrics:

"Goin' Up the County"
Misheard Lyrics:
I'm a ducky and do you want to go?
Original Lyrics:
Goin' up the country
Baby, don't chu wanna go?
"Goin' Up The County"
Misheard Lyrics:
Going up the country
Where the mar-i-ju-ana grows.
Original Lyrics:
Goin' up the country
Baby, don't chu wanna go?

Misheard Lyrics Stories:

"Goin' Up the County"
Misheard Lyrics:
I'm a ducky and do you want to go?
Original Lyrics:
Goin' up the country
Baby, don't chu wanna go?

Story about this misheard lyric by: Bojangles

My friend Paul couldn't remember how the lyrics went after he saw a rental car commercial. I said "The one with the '60s music playing in the background?" He responded, "Yeah! The one that's like 'I'm a ducky! And do you wanna go?'"

There are additional misheard stories available.

Songs That Open With Their Titles:

"Going Up The Country"
Opening Lines:
I'm going up the country, babe don't you wanna go?
Comments:
Submitted by: Candy Welty
 

Song Title Space Change:

"Rock In With The King" originally "Rockin' With The King"
Submitted by: Yvette Bristle
"Christ Ma's Blues" originally "Christmas Blues"
From that time she spent with the devil?
Submitted by: Mark Chestnut Roasting On An Open Fire
"Let's Work To Get Her" originally "Let's Work Together"
Submitted by: Yvette Bristle

Band Name Anagrams:

Cheated Nan Submitted by: James d
Hate Can End Submitted by: Taylor Dadsen
Well, wouldn't that be great!
Then A Dance Submitted by: Taylor Dadsen
Each Tanned Submitted by: Taylor Dadsen
Can Date Hen Submitted by: Taylor Dadsen

Song Title Anagrams:

"Same Wit" originally "Time Was"
Submitted by: Allisa Casilla
"I Sew Mat" originally "Time Was"
Submitted by: Allisa Casilla
"Sew It, Ma" originally "Time Was"
Submitted by: Allisa Casilla
"It Was Me" originally "Time Was"
Submitted by: Allisa Casilla
"Mite Saw" originally "Time Was"
Submitted by: Allisa Casilla

There are additional Song Title Anagrams available.

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