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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 Amiright.com (Maybe we'll find out why) (Comments & Parodies)

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

Gamma Ray Stevens
Gamma Ray combined with Ray Stevens
Submitted By: Opie M.
Black Street Sabbath
Submitted By: Joe

All of the new combined groups

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

"Pandora's Box Full Of Letters"
"Box Full Of Letters," Wilco
Submitted By: Lance Crackers
"Break Free Into the Groove"
"Break Free," Europe
"Into the Groove," Madonna
Submitted By: Scotty Dangerously

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

Cool Band Names (we invented) -> Latest Entries

Three Blind Mice on a Highway to Hell
It's from a Baby Blues comic
Submitted By: Brionna Secret
Papa Roachie
Wordplay vaguely suggesting combination of "Papa Roach" and "paparazzi"
Submitted By: Richard Wetfuss

All of the new cool band names

Band Name Anagrams -> Latest Entries

Red Anal Lye originally Lana Del Rey - Submitted By: Sardine Taylor
Singe The Staplers originally The Staple Singers - Submitted By: Sylvia Curruca

There are more Band Name Anagrams available

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

There are more Band Name Aliteration available

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

Pucey Laurel originally Lucy Pearl - Submitted By: Brionna Secret
Hun Gill Road originally Gunhill Road - Submitted By: Preacher that likes Nicole

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

Electric Light Orchestra should endorse "General Electric" - Submitted By: James Wilbury
Modest Mouse should endorse "Computer mice" - Submitted By: Brionna Secret

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New Band Names -> Latest Entries

Baby Sham Bulls a better name for Babyshambles
Submitted By: Natalie Stonecipher
Sherbet a better name for The Sherbs
Submitted By: Ken

There are more New Band Names available

Music Performer Nicknames -> Latest Entries

Electric Light Orchestra is also called: Ee-Low
It's officially 'E.L.O.' but this pronunciation was popular when I was growing up.
Submitted By: I Smoked Two Joints in Ottawa
Nick Lowe is also called: Nick The Knife
Maybe because he's got such a CUTTING EDGE wit in his songwriting!
Submitted By: I Saw Nick This Year - Finally!

There are more Music Performer Nicknames available

Other Name Resources -> Latest Entries

Origins -> Latest

Raising The Black
From Black Sails, the TV show.
Submitted By: rohdrunner@hotmail.com

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