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Fun Music Information -> Timbuk 3

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Quotes:

The future's so bright, I gotta wear shades.

(The Future's So Bright, I Gotta Wear Shades - Greetings From Timbuk 3 - 1986


Submitted by: LucidLupin
 

New Band Names:

New Name
Why It's Better
Submitter Name
Timbuk 4They had at most 4 members, but never were a trio.Steven

Use a Song Title to Answer a Different Song:

Song & Band Name
Song & Band Name
"The Future's So Bright, I Gotta Wear Shades," Timbuk 3"So Do I," Christy Moore
"The Future's So Bright, I Gotta Wear Shades," Timbuk 3"Shine Like It Does," INXS

Remove a Letter From a Song Title:

"The Future's So Right, I Gotta Wear Shades" originally "The Future's So Bright, I Gotta Wear Shades"
Dobbs
"The Future's So Bright I Gotta Wear Hades" originally "The Future's So Bright I Gotta Wear Shades"
Removing a letter adds a syllaable in this case!
Britney Spears into pruning hooks

Change a Letter:

"The Future's So Bright, I Gotta Wear Spades" originally "The Future's So Bright, I Gotta Wear Shades"
Edyth Bowen
"The Suture's So Bright, I Gotta Wear Shades" originally "The Future's So Bright, I Gotta Wear Shades"
Edyth Bowen

Song Parody Lyrics:

Original Song Name
Parody Song Name
Parody Author
"The Future's So Bright, I Gotta Wear Shades""Always A Mailorder Bridesmaid, Never The Mailorder Bride"Peter Andersson a.k.a K1chyd
"The Future's So Bright I Gotta Wear Shades""Freddy's Sweater"Yoidy
"The Future's So Bright,I Gotta Wear Shades""Check This Out At Your Local Arcade"Tokusou Sentai Blessranger
"Future's So Bright I Gotta Wear Shades""Future Looks Bright Unless I Get AIDS"Andrew Morse
"Futures So Bright (I Gotta Wear Shades)""This Shirt Is So Tight (It Makes Me Look Gay)"Mikey F

Bad Choices for On Hold Music:

Song Name
Company/Organization
Submittor
The Future's So Bright, I Gotta Wear ShadesUnemployment officeMartha Irvin

If Groups Combined, Their Names Might Be:

Timbuk 3 Doors Down
Timbuk 3 combined with 3 Doors Down
Submitted By: Garrison

Misheard Lyrics:

"The Future's So Bright I Gotta Wear Shades"
Misheard Lyrics:
I'm a pee-pee fried chicken with x-ray eyes.
Original Lyrics:
I'm a peepin' tom techie with x-ray eyes.
"The Future's So Bright I Gotta Wear Shades"
Misheard Lyrics:
The teacher's so bright I gotta bear shades
Original Lyrics:
The future's so bright I gotta wear shades
"The Future's So Bright (I Gotta Wear Shades)"
Misheard Lyrics:
I'm a peeping Tom Turkey with x-ray eyes.
Original Lyrics:
I'm a peeping-tom techie with x-ray eyes.

Funniest Song Lyrics:

"Sample The Dog"
The Funny Lyrics:
Sittin' in a livin' room in a condo, Gazmo's on the rug with little Cassy-o
Gazmo's gettin' nervous, Cassy wants to sample the dog
Why They're Funny:
You've got to hear the song in it's entirety. It's either a drug reference, the name of a game or a reprimand for the shoddy way our school system works!
Submitted by: Paul Morgan
"The Future's So Bright, I Gotta Wear Shades"
The Funny Lyrics:
I got a job waiting for my graduation.
Fifty thou a year will buy a lot of beer.
Why They're Funny:
This guy's got his priorities straight.
Submitted by: Brian Kelly

Nonsensical Song Lyrics:

"The Future's So Bright I Gotta Wear Shades"
The Nonsensical Lyrics:
I'm a peeping Tom Techie with x-ray eyes.
Why They're Nonsensical:
Don't be ridiculous. NO ONE has x-ray eyes.
Submitted by: Oliver South
"The Future's So Bright I Gotta Wear Shades"
The Nonsensical Lyrics:
I've got a job waiting for my graduation
Fifty thou a year -- buys a lot of beer
Why They're Nonsensical:
50 Thou/year will also put a down payment on a house but they don't seem to be singing about that. Guess they were desperate to find a rhyme for "year".
Submitted by: Celeste

Song Title Space Change:

"The Future's S.O.B. Right I Gotta Wear Shades" originally "The Future's So Bright I Gotta Wear Shades"
Submitted by: George Straitjacket

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