Wednesday, June 27, 2007

Top 10 Greatest Most Amusing Band Names

I hate to just lift a post from someone else -- thats so rookie. But Jesus H. Christopher Columbus, a pre-advert, then a top 10 list posted on 3 separate pages?

Can you say Advertising Whores

Anyway, here's the top 10.

If you can stomach the ads, the commentary is quite amusing. I wouldn't call these the greatest names --just the most amusing . . .

Top 10 Greatest Most Amusing Band Names

10. Y'All So Stupid

9. The Butthole Surfers

8. Pigmy Love Circus

7. Brian Jonestown Massacre

6. !!!
(the band has gone on record saying that it is pronounced "Chick-Chick-Chick.

5. Dr. Teeth and the Electric Mayhem

4. Camper Van Beethoven

3. The F@#king Champs

2. …And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead

1. Scraping Foetus Off The Wheel

Two of my own suggestions made the Honorable mention list:  The Dead Kennedys, Kathleen Turner Overdrive, Nashville P@ssy (See below for the rest)

Honorable Mentions

Fields of Nephilim
Stone Temple Pilots
Temple of the Dog
Fountains of Wayne
Mott the Hoople
Monks of Doom
Throwing Muses
Kathleen Turner Overdrive
Gnarls Barkley
The Dead Kennedys
Uriah Heep
Van Der Graaf Generator
Skinny Puppy
Roky Erickson and the 13th Floor Elevators
Nashville P@ssy
Southern Culture on the Skids
Cradle of Filth
Theory of a Deadman
Children of Bodom


Posted at 06:38 AM in Humor, Music | Permalink

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Canonical List of Weird Band Names

http://sam.hochberg.com/bandname.html

e.g.
Betty's Not a Vitamin
Drive By Crucifixion
Natural Fonzie
Ted Bundy's Volkswagen
Attila The Stockbroker
When People Were Shorter and Lived By the Water

Posted by: Mike G | Jun 29, 2007 5:08:06 PM

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