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Fun Music Information -> Widespread Panic

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Band Name Origins:

  • Refers to Mikey Houser, a former lead guitarist who passed away in 2002, due to pancreatic cancer) He had panic attacks in college and as a result, was nicknamed "Panic". Submitted by: Happy
  • The band's late lead guitarist had been nicknamed "panic" in college due to his panicky attitude. When the band officially formed in 1986, they liked the term panic, but wanted to epitomize something bigger than panic. Hence the name Widespread Panic. Submitted by: Brandon Coldren

Song Parody Lyrics:

Original Song Name
Parody Song Name
Parody Author
"Airplane""Suarez"Fack Sabbath
"Ain't Life Grand""Ain't Shite Grand"Fack Sabbath

If Groups Combined, Their Names Might Be:

Widespread Panic! At The Disco
Widespread Panic combined with Panic! At The Disco
Submitted By: Jack

Misheard Lyrics:

"All Time Low"
Misheard Lyrics:
Shoot first and ask Christian Slater
Original Lyrics:
Shoot first and ask questions later

Band Name Anagrams:

Arcade Windpipes Submitted by: Robert D. Arndt Jr.

Real Places Mentioned in Songs:

The Lyrics:
Train carry me back
To New Orleans
New Orleans - city in Louisiana.
Submitted by: Adrian Smith
"Henry Parsons Died"
The Lyrics:
He was baptized in every creek in Georgia
Devil still called his name
Georgia - US state.
Submitted by: Adrian Smith

Song Title Spoonerisms:

"Tall Lime, Oh" originally "All Time Low"
Submitted by: Marge Pegram
"All Lime Toe" originally "All Time Low"
Submitted by: Marge Pegram
"Henry Pardons Side" originally "Henry Parsons Died"
Pardons side of what?
Submitted by: Sir Ron Norris

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