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Fun Music Information -> Melvins

This is the most recent information about Melvins that has been submitted to amIright. If we have more information about Melvins, then we provide a link to the section where it appears (the actual page whenever possible).

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Band Name Origins:

  • They named their band after a mentally handicapped Thriftway employee called Melvin, who liked to climb on roofs. Submitted by: The Misa
  • from "The name Melvins came from a grocery clerk at the Thriftway in Montesano where King Buzzo served as clerk and vandal. Melvin was the most hated fellow employee and they felt it to be an appropriately ridiculous name." Submitted by: poot

Use a Song Title to Answer a Different Song:

Song & Band Name
Song & Band Name
"I Predict," Sparks"You've Never Been Right," The Melvins

Remove a Letter From a Song Title:

"Nigh Goat" originally "Night Goat"
Near the goat, not far away from it
Amber D'Allesio
"Night Oat" originally "Night Goat"
Amber D'Allesio

Add a Letter to a Song Title:

"You've Never Been Wright" originally "You've Never Been Right"
That was never your name.
Amber D'Allesio
"You've Never Been Bright" originally "You've Never Been Right"
Amber D'Allesio
"Knight Goat" originally "Night Goat"
Interesting animal to be wearing armor.

Change a Letter:

"Night Boat" originally "Night Goat"
Amber D'Allesio
"Bulkhead" originally "Bullhead"
Pam Tabor

Song Parody Lyrics:

Original Song Name
Parody Song Name
Parody Author
"Lizzy""Excuse Me?"Bass Dork

If Groups Combined, Their Names Might Be:

The Harold Melvins
Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes combined with The Melvins
Submitted By: Reggie Pillbox

Misheard Lyrics:

"Bar-X-The Rocking M"
Misheard Lyrics:
It not divorce in all, and I torture little boys.
Original Lyrics:
Be now the first in all by the low end on a void.
Misheard Lyrics:
Boo! You squirrel
Original Lyrics:
Bull! You square

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