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Band Name Origins:

  • A caption in a comic. Submitted by: Patricia Pealey
  • From a Marvel comic Julian Cope said he read. Submitted by: chris

Stupid Band Names:

  • If that was to happen I'm surprised we haven't heard about it. Sounds like some terrorist plot. Submitted by: Peter

New Song Names:

Original Song Name
New Song Name
Submitter Name
"Waking Solid""Sleeping Gas"Lori Tirol
"Drowsy Liquid""Sleeping Gas"Lori Tirol

Literally Impossible Song Titles:

Song/Performer
Comment
Submitter Name
"Sleeping Gas,"No gas is ever either asleep or awake.Daphne Fairhope
"Colours Fly Away,"They don't fly.Yvette Bristle

Remove a Letter From a Song Title:

"Strange House In The Sow" originally "Strange House In The Snow"
Strange indeed for a house to be there!
Naomi Swanson
"Strange Hose In The Snow" originally "Strange House In The Snow"
Naomi Swanson
"Seeping Gas" originally "Sleeping Gas"
Beverly Stiles
"Colors Fly Away" originally "Colours Fly Away"
Changes the spelling from British to American
Yvette Bristle

Add a Letter to a Song Title:

"Stranger House In The Snow" originally "Strange House In The Snow"
Naomi Swanson
"Sleeping Gash" originally "Sleeping Gas"
Makes as much sense as original!
Beverly Stiles
"Colours Flay Away" originally "Colours Fly Away"
Yvette Bristle

Change a Letter:

"Strange Mouse In The Snow" originally "Strange House In The Snow"
Naomi Swanson
"Strange Horse In The Snow" originally "Strange House In The Snow"
Naomi Swanson
"Colours Fly Awry" originally "Colours Fly Away"
Propelled by exploding teardrop??
Jessica Childress
"Sweeping Gas" originally "Sleeping Gas"
Makes as much sense as original!
Beverly Stiles
"Sleeping Gus" originally "Sleeping Gas"
Beverly Stiles

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

First Band/Song Name
Second Band/Song Name
New Song Name
Submittor
I Hear Colors
   The Black Angels
Colours Fly Away
   Teardrop Explodes
I Hear Colours Fly Away
Winter Pepper

Misheard Lyrics:

"Reward"
Misheard Lyrics:
Wash my cotton socks I never use.
Original Lyrics:
Bless my cotton socks, I'm in the news.
"Reward"
Misheard Lyrics:
I tell my mum to accept my reward.
Original Lyrics:
Until I learn to accept my reward.
"Sleeping Gas"
Misheard Lyrics:
You can watch rhapsody turn into hysteria.
Original Lyrics:
You can watch Rafferty turn into a serial.
"Sleeping Gas"
Misheard Lyrics:
You can watch brown bunny fall into his cereal
Original Lyrics:
You can watch Rafferty turn into a serial
There are additional misheard lyrics available.

Misheard Lyrics Stories:

"Reward"
Misheard Lyrics:
I've lost my cotton socks I'm in the nude
Original Lyrics:
Bless my cotton socks I'm in the news

Story about this misheard lyric by: Anita

I've been convinced for years that these were he actual lyrics 😂

Band Name Anagrams:

Explore Dead Ports Submitted by: Stan Doff
Rated Pod Explores Submitted by: Stan Doff

Song Title Anagrams:

"Gasping Eels" originally "Sleeping Gas"
Submitted by: Beverly Stiles
"Lee's Gasping" originally "Sleeping Gas"
Submitted by: Beverly Stiles
"Sleep In Gags" originally "Sleeping Gas"
Submitted by: Beverly Stiles
"Raw Red" originally "Reward"
Submitted by: Dogniss Everdeen
"Redraw" originally "Reward"
Submitted by: Dogniss Everdeen

There are additional Song Title Anagrams available.

Song Title Acrostics:

SH*TS: "Strange House In The Snow"
Submitted by: Anonymous One

Song Title Spoonerisms:

"Seeping Glass" originally "Sleeping Gas"
Submitted by: Linda Radnil
"Seeping Glass" originally "Sleeping Gas"
Submitted by: Linda Radnil
"Pleasing Gas" originally "Sleeping Gas"
Submitted by: Linda Radnil

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