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Band Name Wordplay

Different ways to look at the names of bands and song titles.

amIright Events -> Latest Entries

May 3
Return of OWN-Week 7 -"Old Town Road"(Lil Nas X)

This week we're taking a look at the popular "Country?" / "Rap?" song "Old Town Road" performed by the 20-year-old Lil Nas X and his buddy Billy Ray Cyrus who hasn't been relevant in 20 years! Due = 5-10-2019 (Comments & Parodies)

Apr 26
Return of O.W.N. - Week 6 - "Sunflower"

This week we're taking a look at a great song from one of the best animated movies of 2018 - "Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse" (Comments & Parodies)

Apr 19
Return of O.W.N. - Week 5 = "Hold Me Tight"

This week we're discovering the little talked about classic rock band from the U.K. called "The Beatles". Don't know why they decided to name themselves after a bunch of bugs but maybe Papa Roach knows... This is a classic Beatles number but has only been parodied twice so far on (Maybe we'll find out why) (Comments & Parodies)

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If Groups Combined, Their Names Might Be... -> Latest Entries

King Crimson Glory
Submitted By: Donna Gelpigi
Broken Ultra Vivid Scene
Another version of a previous entry.
Submitted By: Rock Maninoff

All of the new combined groups

Duets That Haven't Been Performed Yet -> Latest Entries

"The Politics Of Dancing To The Music"
"The Politics Of Dancing," Re-Flex
"Dance To The Music," Sly And The Family Stone
Submitted By: Reggie Pillbox
"Coconut Rocker"
"Coconut," Harry Nilsson
Submitted By: Serafina

All of the new duets that haven't been performed yet

Cool Band Names (we invented) -> Latest Entries

Sad Boys In The Trees
A reference to a line in the 2013 song "Sailing Ships From Heaven" by Katie Melua
Submitted By: Richard Wetfuss
Milk Suds
Another wordplay on "Milk Duds". Compared to water, milk can kind of make "suds" (somewhat resembling soap suds). I remember how school kids would sometimes produce that effect by blowing into a straw placed in a milk carton.
Submitted By: Richard Wetfuss

All of the new cool band names

Band Name Anagrams -> Latest Entries

Aid Paul originally Dua Lipa - Submitted By: Sardine Taylor
I Laud Pa originally Dua Lipa - Submitted By: Preacher that likes Nicole

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Band Name Aliteration -> Latest Entries

Placido Domingo - The last of his first name and first of his last. - Submitted By: Francis A. Sissy
Celia Cruz - - Submitted By: Brionna Secret

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How to Pronounce a Band Name -> Latest Entries

Idina Menzel pronounced as id-DEE-na men-ZELL - Submitted By: Brionna Secret
Psy pronounced as Sye (sigh) - Submitted By: JohnHowarth

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Names as a Word Bank -> Latest Entries

No, band agents annoy. formed from Bangtan Sonyeondan - Submitted By: Julian
Horses' reins erase eggs easier. formed from George Harrison - Submitted By: Julian

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Band Name Spoonerisms -> Latest Entries

Mary Larks originally Larry Marks - Submitted By: Allison O'Silla
Barry Bob originally Bobby Bare - Submitted By: Cheryl Jordan

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Products Bands Should Endorse Based on Their Name -> Latest Entries

Train should endorse "Toy trains" - Submitted By: Brionna Secret
Train should endorse "Toy trains" - Submitted By: Brionna Secret

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New Band Names -> Latest Entries

Amber Lynn a better name for Anberlin
Submitted By: Henrietta Caroleen Ellenboro
Werewolf Weekend a better name for Vampire Weekend
Submitted By: Opie M.

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Music Performer Nicknames -> Latest Entries

John (Cougar) Mellencamp is also called: John (Hoosier) Mellencamp
He is a Hoosier, he's from Indiana.
Submitted By: Buckeye Scott
Billy Gibbons is also called: Top Top
He's the frontman for ZZ Top.
Submitted By: Eliminator Jeff

There are more Music Performer Nicknames available

Other Name Resources -> Latest Entries

Origins -> Latest

it's the lead singer's surname. (Ed: Remember to capitalize band names and song titles.)
Submitted By: mads

All of the Band Name Origins

Pseudonyms -> Latest

Scatman John
used to be: John Larkin
Submitted By: mads.

All of the Performer Pseudonyms

Offspring -> Latest

Odin Reign
born to: Nick Carter
Nick has explained that he picked the name Odin because he wanted his son's name to mean something. I didn't like it at first, but I do now!
Submitted By: Ariana Grande mocha swirl

All of the Offspring Names