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New Band Names:

New Name
Why It's Better
Submitter Name
Moving in the DarkIt's shorter, and easier to spell/remember.Air McMahon

Use a Song Title to Answer a Different Song:

Song & Band Name
Song & Band Name
"The Power," Snap!"Electricity," Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark
"Dreaming," Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark"Don't Dream It's Over," Crowded House
"Secret," Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark"Nobody Knows," Tony Rich Project
"Secret," Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark"Everybody's Got Something To Hide," The Beatles

Remove a Letter From a Song Title:

"(Forever) Lie And Die" originally "(Forever) Live And Die"
Candy Welty

Add a Letter to a Song Title:

"Secrete" originally "Secret"
Trina Lufkin
"(Forever) Live And Diet" originally "(Forever) Live And Die"
Candy Welty
"(Forever) Lived And Die" originally "(Forever) Live And Die"
Candy Welty
"(Forever) Live And Died" originally "(Forever) Live And Die"
Candy Welty
"(Forever) Liver And Die" originally "(Forever) Live And Die"
Candy Welty

There are additional song titles with a letter added available.

Change a Letter:

"(Forever) Live And Vie" originally "(Forever) Live And Die"
Candy Welty
"(Forever) Give And Die" originally "(Forever) Live And Die"
Candy Welty
"(Forever) Live And Lie" originally "(Forever) Live And Die"
Candy Welty
"(Forever) Love And Die" originally "(Forever) Live And Die"
Candy Welty
"(Forever) Jive And Die" originally "(Forever) Live And Die"
Candy Welty

There are additional song titles with a letter changed available.

Song Parody Lyrics:

Original Song Name
Parody Song Name
Parody Author
"Pandora's Box""Bennington's Park"Joel Martinez
"If You Leave""If You Heave"Jonathan
"Enola Gay""Atomic Bomb"Dylan Baranski
"Electricity""Eccentricity"Dylan Baranski
"If You Leave""If I Fart"Shaun Chinen

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

First Band/Song Name
Second Band/Song Name
New Song Name
Submittor
California Gurls
   Katy Perry
Tesla Girls
   Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark
California Tesla Gurls
Mickey D.
If You Leave
   Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark
Leave A Tender Moment Alone
   Billy Joel
If You Leave A Tender Moment Alone
Serafina
If You Leave
   Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark
Leave A Light On
   Belinda Carlisle
If You Leave A Light On
Edward
If You Leave
   Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark
Walk This Way
   Aerosmith
If You Leave, Walk This Way
...on your way out
Edward
There are additional duets that haven't been done yet available.

If Groups Combined, Their Names Might Be:

Strawberry Song Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark
Strawberry Song Orchestra combined with Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark
Submitted By: Alison Runyon
Salsoul Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark
The Salsoul Orchestra combined with Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark
Submitted By: Candy Welty
The Brian Setzer Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark
The Brian Setzer Orchestra combined with Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark
Submitted By: Gretchen Wieners
The Force OMD's
The Force MD's combined with Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark
since the 2nd band is commonly referred to by its initials.
Submitted By: That Guy Over There

There are additional Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark Combined Groups that haven't been done yet available.

Misheard Lyrics:

"Enola Gay"
Misheard Lyrics:
Colisious novel
Original Lyrics:
Condition's normal and you're coming home.
"Electricity"
Misheard Lyrics:
He lies to succeed
Nuclear and HCP
Carbon fields and francis
We still like to succeed
Original Lyrics:
Electricity
Nuclear and HEP
Carbon fuels from the sea
Wasted electricity
"If You Leave"
Misheard Lyrics:
I Dutch you once
I Dutch you twice
I won't let go at Enterprise
Original Lyrics:
I touch you once
I touch you twice
I won't let go at any price
"Enola Gay"
Misheard Lyrics:
It's eight fifteen, and that's the Chinaman's jelly bean
Original Lyrics:
It's eight fifteen, and that's the time that it's always been
There are additional misheard lyrics available.

Misheard Lyrics Stories:

"Enola Gay"
Misheard Lyrics:
Colisious novel
Original Lyrics:
Condition's normal and you're coming home.

Story about this misheard lyric by: Steve Lawton

Still sing my revised version today. Haven't got a clue what it means though?

There are additional misheard stories available.

Insincere Song Lyrics:

"Enola Gay"
The Insincere Lyrics:
Enola Gay
You should have stayed at home yesterday
Why They're Insincere:
Oh yeah, would you want the Second World War to have dragged on another 5 years then?
Submitted by: Andrew Warmington
 

Inappropriate Song Lyrics:

"Enola Gay"
The Inappropriate Lyrics:
Enola gay, is mother proud of Little Boy today
Aha this kiss you give, it's never ever gonna fade away
Why They're Inappropriate:
This happy bouncy song is all about the bombing of Hiroshima. Really disturbing when you think about it, especially with the bubble gum pop wrapper.
Submitted by: Glitch Girl
 

Song Lyrics That Mention Other Songs:

"If You Leave"
The Song Lyrics:
But if you leave, don't look back.
I'll be runnin' the other way.
Song They Mention:
"Don't Look Back" by Boston.
Submitted by: nally
 

Band Name Anagrams:

Lauren Moves Orchestra In The Dark Submitted by: Calop
How did she do that??
A Kestrel Sued Over Horn In Cat Harm Submitted by: Tattoo Head & The Crack Whore

Song Title Anagrams:

"You've A Life" originally "If You Leave"
Submitted by: Dinah Bartilson
"You've A File" originally "If You Leave"
Submitted by: Dinah Bartilson
"Sets A Grill" originally "Tesla Girls"
Submitted by: Alexis
"Eats Grills" originally "Tesla Girls"
As in what's grilled *on* the grills?
Submitted by: Alexis
"Girl Steals" originally "Tesla Girls"
Submitted by: Alexis

There are additional Song Title Anagrams available.

Super Long Pop Songs:

"Sealand" Length: 7:48
Off of 1981's "Architecture & Morality"
Submitted by: Mickey D.

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