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Fun Music Information -> David Byrne

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Personally, being somewhat envious of Richard's songwriting and guitar playing, it's somewhat satisfying he's not yet achieved household-name status. It serves him right for being so good. (on Richard Thompson)
- David Byrne
Submitted by: LucidLupin

Music Performer Nicknames:

Known informally as: Head Head. Submitted by: Psycho Killer

Weird Names of Music Performer's Children:

  • Malu Abeni Valentine - Submitted by: Eric Andrews

Use a Song Title to Answer a Different Song:

Song & Band Name
Song & Band Name
"Your Lover Called," Charlie Dore"She's Mad," David Byrne
"Eight Men, Four Women," O.V. Wright"Something Ain't Right," David Byrne
"What Do I Get," The Buzzcocks"Nothing At All," David Byrne
"The Accident," David Byrne"Car Crash," Our Lady Peace

Remove a Letter From a Song Title:

"The Civil Was" originally "The Civil Wars"
But civility no longer exists?
Megan Tereon
"She's Ma" originally "She's Mad"
..makes sense.
George Straitjacket

Add a Letter to a Song Title:

"She's Maud" originally "She's Mad"
Duncan Moore
"The Civil Warps" originally "The Civil Wars"
Bethany Byrd
"The Civil Warts" originally "The Civil Wars"
Bethany Byrd

Change a Letter:

"The Civic Wars" originally "The Civil Wars"
Lori Sifferan
"The Cavil Wars" originally "The Civil Wars"
Cavil = petty objection. Sadly CAN be cause of war
Francine Harper
"Jack In The Box" originally "Back In The Box"
Yvette Bristle
"The Civil Mars" originally "The Civil Wars"
The god of civil wars?!?
Karen Smith
"The Civil Ward" originally "The Civil Wars"

There are additional song titles with a letter changed available.

Song Parody Lyrics:

Original Song Name
Parody Song Name
Parody Author
"Like Humans Do""Like Humans Do Remix"Hey man

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

First Band/Song Name
Second Band/Song Name
New Song Name
Even In His Youth
   David Byrne
Even In His Bastard Youth.
Are YOU my mommy?
Eric Thomas

Misheard Lyrics:

"UB Jesus"
Misheard Lyrics:
Jesus can swing
Jesus has gills
Original Lyrics:
Jesus can swing
Jesus has skills
"The Civil Wars"
Misheard Lyrics:
God's good and God is great
So why wear my happy face?
Original Lyrics:
God's good and God is great
So I wear my happy face
"The Civil Wars"
Misheard Lyrics:
A hairy situation
Does things to your skin
Original Lyrics:
A heavy situation
Does things to your skin
Misheard Lyrics:
Three-hundred-fifty cities in the world
Just thirty-two inside of our head
Original Lyrics:
Three-hundred-fifty cities in the world
Just thirty teeth inside of our heads
There are additional misheard lyrics available.

Band Name Anagrams:

Rend By Diva Submitted by: Beverly Stiles
Derby Divan Submitted by: Regina Haniger
I Dry Van Bed Submitted by: Regina Haniger
Bad Dry Vine Submitted by: Regina Haniger
Very Bad Din Submitted by: Regina Haniger

Song Title Acrostics:

SO: "Strange Overtones"
Submitted by: Candy Welty

Performers with Handicaps:

He's talked about this in interviews, but has not been diagnosed.
Submitted by: dayna

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