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Fun Music Information -> Phoenix

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

 
 

Music Performer Pseudonyms:

Also known as: Dave Farrell. Submitted by: ghf

Also known as: David Farrell. Submitted by: Gabz_LP

Use a Song Title to Answer a Different Song:

Song & Band Name
Song & Band Name
"Favorite Year," Dixie Chicks"1901," Phoenix
"Our Finest Year," Better Than Ezra"1901," Phoenix
"Gimmie Some Money," Spinal Tap"Bankrupt," Phoenix
"What Are You Doing?," Mark Wills"Trying To Be Cool," Phoenix
There are additional songs titles that answer other songs available.

Add a Letter to a Song Title:

"If I Never Feel Better" originally "If I Ever Feel Better"
Taylor Dadsen

Change a Letter:

"If I Ever Feed Better" originally "If I Ever Feel Better"
Samantha Wayland
"If I Ever Reel Better" originally "If I Ever Feel Better"
Heidi Sharpe
"If I Ever Feel Bitter" originally "If I Ever Feel Better"
Sheena Weston
"If I Ever Feel Wetter" originally "If I Ever Feel Better"
Taylor Dadsen

Song Parody Lyrics:

Original Song Name
Parody Song Name
Parody Author
"Lisztomania""Animaniacs"SpencerTheGriffinator
"1901""The Homsar Song"SpencerTheGriffinator

Bad Choices for On Hold Music:

Song Name
Company/Organization
Submittor
On FireArsonist Help HotlineJC Foster

If Groups Combined, Their Names Might Be:

The Phoenix Trashmen
The Trashmen combined with Phoenix
Submitted By: Gretchen Wieners

Misheard Lyrics:

"Lisztomania"
Misheard Lyrics:
I list many of ya
Its lets my teeth grow
Like a rhi, like a rhino!
Original Lyrics:
Lisztomania
Think less but see it grow
Like a riot, like a riot, oh!
I'm not easily offended
"Lisztomania"
Misheard Lyrics:
Like a rhino, like a rhino!
Original Lyrics:
Like a riot, like a riot, oh!
"Fences"
Misheard Lyrics:
Fences in the road
Fences in the road
What are you protecting?
In the road
Original Lyrics:
Fences in a row
Fences in a row
Wired and protected
In a row
"Fences"
Misheard Lyrics:
Why are they protected in Rome?
Original Lyrics:
Wired and protected in a row.
There are additional Phoenix misheard lyrics available.

Misheard Lyrics Stories:

"Long Distance Call"
Misheard Lyrics:
Long time, no see!
Long time, ¡no sé!
Original Lyrics:
Long time, no see
Long time, no say!

Story about this misheard lyric by: JC Foster

As I am taking Spanish courses right now, I thought that the singer was speaking Spanish, since both Spanish and French are romance languages (Phoenix is a French band) and they border each other. The pronunciation is the same in both English and Spanish (sé is pronounced 'say'), but it alters the meaning. In Spanish, "no sé" means "I don't know", so I thought that lyric was basically saying, "I haven't seen in a while, and I don't know why," in a 'we used to be good friends' fashion. Rather than what he does say, which sounds more like surprise: "You don't say. It's been a long time."

Band Name Anagrams:

Nix Hope Submitted by: Courtney (about as bad as tennis elbow)
Hone Pix Submitted by: Courtney (about as bad as tennis elbow)
Hip Oxen Submitted by: Hilary Duffelbag
Hex On Pi Submitted by: Hilary Duffelbag
Ex On Hip Submitted by: Hilary Duffelbag

Song Title Anagrams:

"I Feel Fir Better, Eve" originally "If I Ever Feel Better"
Submitted by: Courtney (about as bad as tennis elbow)

Super Short Pop Songs:

"Love Like A Sunset Part 2" Length: 1:57
Considered a separate track from Part 1, on the album Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix.
Submitted by: G

Products Bands Should Endorse Based on Their Name:

arizona.gov
I hope I don't need to explain this.
Submitted by: JC Foster

Missing Parts:

"1901"
Time is infinite; years before the 20th century?
Submitted by: JC Foster

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