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Band Name Origins:

  • Damian and Tim had an art teacher who always said "ok go". They used this phrase as the name of a fake grunge band name. When they got big they thought they had no choice but to keep it. Submitted by: Xa

Stupid Band Names:

  • A typical command when starting a race or leaving. It just seems kinda awkward to use as a band name. Submitted by: Timmy O'Toole

New Band Names:

New Name
Why It's Better
Submitter Name
Please StayYou don't sit there and let your wife walk away.Travis
OK StopAfter a while, their singing becomes unbearableDan

Literally Impossible Song Titles:

Song/Performer
Comment
Submitter Name
"Shooting The Moon,"Again, impossible, due to zero gravity.G

Use a Song Title to Answer a Different Song:

Song & Band Name
Song & Band Name
"Where's Captain Kirk?," Spizzenergi"Don't Ask Me," Ok Go
"I Have A Question," Sum 41"Don't Ask Me," OK Go
"Birthday Party," The Pixies Three"Crash The Party," OK Go
"I Wish I Were A Princess," Little Peggy March"Get Over It," OK Go
There are additional songs titles that answer other songs available.

Remove a Letter From a Song Title:

"A Million Ays" originally "A Million Ways"
Like saying "Ay" a million times
Marcia Todd

Add a Letter to a Song Title:

"Don't Ask Men" originally "Don't Ask Me"
Candy Welty
"You're So Damn Shot" originally "You're So Damn Hot"
Peter
"This Topo Shall Pass" originally "This Too Shall Pass"
Topo = short for Topographic map
Sheena Weston
"This Toot Shall Pass" originally "This Too Shall Pass"
Taylor Dadsen
"A Million Sways" originally "A Million Ways"
Bethany Byrd

Change a Letter:

"You're So Damn Hop" originally "You're So Damn Hot"
Not a nice way to talk to your beer!
Peter
"You're So Damn Hat" originally "You're So Damn Hot"
Not a nice way to talk to your hat!
Peter
"You're So Damn Not" originally "You're So Damn Hot"
Peter
"You're No Damn Hot" originally "You're So Damn Hot"
Totally negates the original tune.
Peter
"A Million Days" originally "A Million Ways"
Marcia Todd

There are additional song titles with a letter changed available.

Song Parody Lyrics:

Original Song Name
Parody Song Name
Parody Author
"Invincible""Invisible"Abbott Skelding
"Last Leaf""Loose Leaf"Blaydeman
"Here It Goes Again"""Let It Go" Again"Matthias
"The Writing's On The Wall""The Writng's On The Wall (LIteral Video Version)"Agrimorfee
"End Love""Red Gloves"the_conqueror_of_parodies
"This Too Shall Pass""This Douche Shall Pass"T.N. Bartovski
"Here It Goes Again""Here I Game Again"2nz
"Get Over It""Wash Over It"Charlie
"Get Over It""Just Throw a Fit"Klarissa

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

Song Name
Product
Submittor
You're So Damn HotFire Extinguishersslightly less than jake

Bad Choices for On Hold Music:

Song Name
Company/Organization
Submittor
Get Over ItPsychiatrist's Office/Counseling CenterDemonmoocow
There's A FireFire DepartmentHeather

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

First Band/Song Name
Second Band/Song Name
New Song Name
Submittor
Shooting Star
   Bad Company
Shooting The Moon
   Ok Go
Shooting The Moon And Stars
GlamRockNinjaLord

If Groups Combined, Their Names Might Be:

Oink Go Boingo
OK Go combined with Oingo Boingo
I thought I'd combine the K in OK with Oingo to get the typical sound made by a pig.
Submitted By: Gigi
The OK Go-Go's
OK Go combined with The Go-Go's
Submitted By: Joe
OK Go-Karts
OK Go combined with Stellar Kart
Submitted By: JeReMy

Misheard Lyrics:

"Here It Goes Again"
Misheard Lyrics:
Now all you guys are circumcized of Surfer Rosa and you leave me with my jaw on the floor
Original Lyrics:
Throw on your clothes, the second side of Surfer Rosa, and you leave me with my jaw on the floor
"This Too Shall Pass"
Misheard Lyrics:
Guacamole cars
Original Lyrics:
When the morning comes
"A Million Ways"
Misheard Lyrics:
There's a million ways to be cool (sale, sale, sale, sale, sale, sale, sale cool).
Original Lyrics:
You're a million ways to be cruel (One, zero, zero, zero, zero, zero, zero cruel).
"Get Over It"
Misheard Lyrics:
Riolu buy you a Cadillac.
Original Lyrics:
We ought to buy you a Cadillac.
There are additional misheard lyrics available.

Funniest Song Lyrics:

"C-c-c-cinnamon Lips"
The Funny Lyrics:
does it rain where you are
does it snow
and if so remind me not to go there
the weather affects me knee
Why They're Funny:
I think its just so random... but cool at the same time
Submitted by: emily
"It's Tough to Have a Crush"
The Funny Lyrics:
Perhaps they'll find you in the river,
In a month or two
Well it's tough (so tough) to crush on you
Why They're Funny:
only funny because it's true
Submitted by: may
There are additional Funny lyrics available.

Repetitive Song Lyrics:

"Don't Ask Me"
The Repetitive Lyrics:
Don't ask me!
Why They're Repetitive:
Ok, I won't...now stop asking me not to ask you!
Submitted by: sXe LeXi 5X2
 

Nonsensical Song Lyrics:

"Get Over It"
The Nonsensical Lyrics:
Got a body like a battle axe
Love that perfect smile, honest eyes
We oughtta buy you a Cadillac
Why They're Nonsensical:
How exactly can you have a body like a battle axe? Does it mean that it's sharp, or it cuts you in half, or it's heavy? And what does buying a Cadillac have to do with any of it?
Submitted by: Fulcrum
"Get Over It"
The Nonsensical Lyrics:
Got those nice copper pipes
Why They're Nonsensical:
What, those ones?
Submitted by: Fletch

Song Title Anagrams:

"Lily Is A Woman" originally "A Million Ways"
Submitted by: Yvette Bristle
"A Million Sway" originally "A Million Ways"
Submitted by: Yvette Bristle
"I, A Silly Woman" originally "A Million Ways"
Submitted by: Yvette Bristle
"Alimony Is Law" originally "A Million Ways"
Submitted by: Yvette Bristle
"My Awl Liaison" originally "A Million Ways"
Submitted by: Yvette Bristle

There are additional Song Title Anagrams available.

Song Title Acrostics:

DAM: "Don't Ask Me"
Submitted by: Travis

Band Name Spoonerisms:

Go, Kay O. originally "Ok Go"
Submitted by: Rocky

What A Band is Best Known For (aside from their music):

"The video for Here It Goes Again"
You have (probably) all seen the video with them on the treadmills.
Submitted by: JeReMy
"Catchy choreography in their online music videos"
OK Go! became an internet sensation when they posted their (seemingly) low-budget music videos on YouTube and fans became so enthralled with the band's fancy footwork that a number of copycat videos soon popped up as well.
Submitted by: Raphael

Products Bands Should Endorse Based on Their Name:

NHRA Drag Racing
Self explanatory.
Submitted by: JC Foster

Bad Ringtone Choices:

"Get Over It"
The Lyrics:
Get, get, get, get, get over it!
Why:
Not good if you are trying to comfort a friend who had something really bad happen to them.
Submitted by: JeReMy

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