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Band Name Origins:

  • When members of the Mule were still in the Allman Brothers Band, Allmans drummer Jaimoe made a comment about the size of a woman's a**. The woman was the late wife of James Brown, and she was a rather hefty woman. According to the band, Gov't Mule is a term for a big lady's a**. Submitted by: Brian
  • During the civil war the u.s. gov't told african americans if they signed up to fight they would receive 40 acres and a mule when they returned. Submitted by: Sara

Stupid Band Names:

  • Makes it sound like the government is hiring people to smuggle drugs. I could be afraid that any of its members might end up like poor Lucy In "Maria Full Of Grace". Submitted by: Tabitha Cartwright

New Song Names:

Original Song Name
New Song Name
Submitter Name
"Brother Earth""Mother Earth"Rhoda Dohr

Bad Choices for On Hold Music:

Song Name
Mother EarthFuneral HomeEamon O'Dwyer
Thorazine ShuffleDrug Addiction HotlineMatt Swanton

How to Pronounce a Band Name:

"Government Mule
GUV-ern-mint mule. The name is an abbreviation for the word "government."
Submitted by: Joe

Band Name Anagrams:

Mut Glove Submitted by: Carolyn Morgenstern

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