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Band Name Origins:

  • The members of the band are from the Twin Cities, and named the band after the Marcy Playground near the Marcy Open School in the Marcy-Holmes neighborhood of Minneapolis. Submitted by: JD
  • From the actual "Marcy Playground" in Brooklyn, at the intersection of Myrtle, Nostrand, and Marcy Aves Submitted by: CRG

Stupid Band Names:

  • This name might look like a female band to some people since Marcy is a female name, but this band only has males in it. Submitted by: Natalie

New Band Names:

New Name
Why It's Better
Submitter Name
Marcy's PlaygroundI thought this was the correct name.Rock Maninoff
Marcy PraygroundIf we had "Change a Letter" for band names...Chris

New Song Names:

Original Song Name
New Song Name
Submitter Name
"Sex With Candy""Sex and Candy"Paul Warren

Literally Impossible Song Titles:

Submitter Name
"Shapeshifter,"Nobody can shapeshift in real lifeHarlow

Use a Song Title to Answer a Different Song:

Song & Band Name
Song & Band Name
"My Heart Has a Mind of Its Own," Connie Francis"I Must Have Been Dreaming," Marcy Playground
"That Smell," Lynyrd Skynyrd"Sex and Candy," Marcy Playground
"What Is Love?," Haddaway"Sex And Candy," Marcy Playground

Remove a Letter From a Song Title:

"On More Suicide" originally "One More Suicide"
Lefty Lucy
"Ex And Candy" originally "Sex And Candy"
"Sex and Andy" originally "Sex And Candy"

Add a Letter to a Song Title:

"Sex Land Candy" originally "Sex And Candy"
April Fleming
"Sext And Candy" originally "Sex And Candy"
Sext = one of the canonical hours of prayer
April Fleming

Change a Letter:

"Puppies" originally "Poppies"
"Sex And Caddy" originally "Sex And Candy"
There's more going on on those golf courses?
"Sax And Candy" originally "Sex And Candy"
"Hex And Candy" originally "Sex And Candy"
Penelope Beckinsale
"Sex And Sandy" originally "Sex And Candy"
Naomi Swanson

There are additional song titles with a letter changed available.

Song Parody Lyrics:

Original Song Name
Parody Song Name
Parody Author
"Sex and Candy""Fine and Dandy"the_conqueror_of_parodies
"Sex And Candy""Second Hillary"Karl Hook Willers
"Sherry Fraser""Amy Childs"Fack Sabbath
"Sex And Candy""Rex And Handy"Fack Sabbath
"Poppies""Dynamo"Fack Sabbath
"Sex And Candy""Not Too Handy"Matthias
"Sex And Candy""Mary Anne Hobbs"Fack Sabbath
"Saint Joe On The Schoolbus""Everything's Not On (Expect Mark Lamarr)"Fack Sabbath
"The Vampires Of New York""The Pad Shops Of Ingatestone"Fack Sabbath
"Sex And Candy""Pete And Goofy"Tokusou Sentai Blessranger

There are additional song parodies available.

Bad Choices for On Hold Music:

Song Name
One More SuicideSamaritansSheogorath
One More SuicideSuicide Prevention ClinicBevy

Songs for Duets, That Haven't Been Done Yet:

First Band/Song Name
Second Band/Song Name
New Song Name
Addicted to Love
   Robert Palmer
Sex and Candy
   Marcy Playground
Addicted to Love, Sex, and Candy
Let's Talk About Sex
Sex And Candy
   Marcy Playground
Let's Talk About Sex And Candy
I Want Your Sex
   George Michael
Sex & Candy
   Marcy Playground
I Want Your Sex & Candy
I Want Candy
   The Strangeloves or Bow Wow Wow
Sex & Candy
   Marcy Playground
I Want Sex & Candy
Editor's note: 1st song is NOT a collaboration.
There are additional duets that haven't been done yet available.

If Groups Combined, Their Names Might Be:

Kid 'n Playground
Kid 'n Play combined with Marcy Playground
Submitted By: Reggie Pillbox
Little Marcy Playground
Little Marcy combined with Marcy Playground
Submitted By: Donna Gelpigi
Marcy Play Groundhog Heaven
Marcy Playground combined with Hog Heaven
Submitted By: Gretchen Wieners
Marcy On The Cold Playground
Marcy Playground combined with Coldplay
She ought to put on a Cardigan or some Blue Flannel.
Submitted By: Kieran from Nevada

Misheard Lyrics:

"Sex And Candy"
Misheard Lyrics:
I smell sexy, can’t be here.
Original Lyrics:
I smell sex and candy here.
"Sex And Candy"
Misheard Lyrics:
I smell sexy, can’t be here.
Original Lyrics:
I smell sex and candy here.
"Sex & Candy"
Misheard Lyrics:
Like disco super size
Original Lyrics:
Like disco superfly
"Sex and Candy"
Misheard Lyrics:
Like this old remedy
Original Lyrics:
Like disco lemonade
There are additional misheard lyrics available.

Misheard Lyrics Stories:

"Sex and Candy"
Misheard Lyrics:
Envious stares at my erection.
Original Lyrics:
Devious stares in my direction

Story about this misheard lyric by: jhawk1138

We used to joke about it working at the movie theater. Problem is that once you hear it, it can't be unheard.

There are additional misheard stories available.

Insincere Song Lyrics:

"Sex and Candy"
The Insincere Lyrics:
Hangin' 'round, downtown by myself and I had too much caffine...
Why They're Insincere:
The lyrics would have been fine if the singer could sound more awake when singing about having too much caffine! This song actually put me to sleep.
Submitted by: wadded beef

Song Lyrics That Mention Other Songs:

"Sex and Candy"
The Song Lyrics:
Like disco superfly
Song They Mention:
"Superfly" by Curtis Mayfield
Submitted by: Cody Finke
The Song Lyrics:
And so sealed the fate in pieces of eight
Song They Mention:
"Pieces of Eight" by Styx
Submitted by: Mickey Dee

Song Title Space Change:

"Pop Pies" originally "Poppies"
Can pies be made from pop?
Submitted by: Kristin Carpenter

Band Name Anagrams:

Daryl Pug Acronym Submitted by: Lefty Lucy
Grumpy Cody Arlan Submitted by: Lefty Lucy
Angry Cloudy Ramp Submitted by: Alice Spoonerism
Acronym Drug Play Submitted by: Sheena
Marcy Ron Plug Day Submitted by: Chris Chendo

There are additional Band Name Anagrams available.

Song Title Acrostics:

IS: "It's Saturday"
Submitted by: Candy Welty
SAC: "Sex And Candy"
How appropriate!
Submitted by: Rocky

Song Title Spoonerisms:

"It's Tasser Day" originally "It's Saturday"
Whatever day that is!
Submitted by: Lefty Lucy
"Sex And Dan Key" originally "Sex And Candy"
Submitted by: Dawn Anwad
"Ex Canned Sandy" originally "Sex And Candy"
Submitted by: Lori Tirol
"Sex Canned Andy" originally "Sex And Candy"
Submitted by: Lori Tirol

Names as a Word Bank:

Proudly A Playground Pug. Submitted by: Alice Spoonerism
You ground Marcy Submitted by: Cotton Lorraine
A cyan playground Submitted by: Lefty Lucy
Marcy plugs ground cyan Submitted by: Natalie Benson

Band Name Spoonerisms:

Parsley Grey Mound originally "Marcy Playground"
Submitted by: Ruby Gillespie
Parsley Mayground originally "Marcy Playground"
Submitted by: Ruby Gillespie

Products Bands Should Endorse Based on Their Name:

Submitted by: Lefty Lucy

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