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Band Name Origins:

  • The Australian band Skyhooks supposedly got their name from a fictional organisation that appears in the film Earth vs. the Flying Saucers. Submitted by: Dr Gonzo

Use a Song Title to Answer a Different Song:

Song & Band Name
Song & Band Name
"Radio Romance," Tiffany"Love On The Radio," Skyhooks
"You're Beautiful," James Blunt"You Just Like Me 'Cause I'm Good In Bed," Skyhooks
"Living In The 70s," Skyhooks"History Never Repeats," Split Enz
"The Girl Says She's Bored," Skyhooks"She (Didn't Even Remember My Name)," Osmosis
There are additional songs titles that answer other songs available.

Remove a Letter From a Song Title:

"Mut" originally "Smut"
Mut = an Egyptian mother goddess
Caroline Vale
"Jukebox In Iberia" originally "Jukebox In Siberia"
Iberia = peninsula containing Spain & Portugal.
Kelly Blythe
"Horror Move" originally "Horror Movie"
Halloweena Jolie

Add a Letter to a Song Title:

"Clove On The Radio" originally "Love On The Radio"
Yvette Bristle
"Glove On The Radio" originally "Love On The Radio"
Yvette Bristle
"Ergo Is Not A Dirty Word" originally "Ego Is Not A Dirty Word"
Ben Dover
"Ego Is Not A Dirty Sword" originally "Ego Is Not A Dirty Word"
Alison Runyon
"Ego Is Not A Dirty World" originally "Ego Is Not A Dirty Word"
Alison Runyon

Change a Letter:

"Shut" originally "Smut"
"Egg Is Not A Dirty Word" originally "Ego Is Not A Dirty Word"
"Smug" originally "Smut"
Luke O'Sticte
"Jukebox In Liberia" originally "Jukebox In Siberia"
Kelly Blythe
"Panty To End All Parties" originally "Party To End All Parties"
Dirty underwear!
Schadenfreudian Slip

There are additional Skyhooks song titles with a letter changed available.

Song Parody Lyrics:

Original Song Name
Parody Song Name
Parody Author
"Women In Uniform""Indiana Jones (Written in Cuneiform!)"Syncronos
"Trouble With the Computer""Trouble With the Computer"Jack Wilson
"All My Friends Are Getting Married""All My Friends Are Looking Scary"Below Average Dave
"The Other Side""The Other Side"Rex Ungericht
"Living In The 70's""Living In The 70's (in hindsight)"Stuart McArthur
"Living In The 70's""Living Like I'm 70"Matthias
"Ego Is Not A Dirty Word""Cheetos"Agrimorfee
"You Just Like Me 'Cus I'm Good in Bed""We Think Malcolm Would Be Good in Bed"Merry & Pippin
"Women In Uniform""Writing In Cuniform"Taoist

Bad Choices for On Hold Music:

Song Name
Horror MovieChildren's Television NetworkFussBudgetVanPelt
All My Friends Are Getting MarriedDivorce CourtFussBudgetVanPelt

If Groups Combined, Their Names Might Be:

John Lee Skyhooker
John Lee Hooker combined with Skyhooks
Submitted By: Wrong Voltage
Skye Hooks Sweetnam
Skyhooks combined with Skye Sweetnam
Submitted By: Donna Gelpigi

Misheard Lyrics:

"Horror Movie"
Misheard Lyrics:
Howling, right there at my tv. Shocked the fear right out of my brains.
Original Lyrics:
It's a horror movie, right there on my tv, shocking me right out of my brain
"Women in Uniform"
Misheard Lyrics:
Whiney the Unicorn
Original Lyrics:
Women in uniform
"Women In Uniform"
Misheard Lyrics:
broke my leg and sprained my wrist
Original Lyrics:
Broke my left leg and sprained my right
"Living in the Seventies"
Misheard Lyrics:
I'm never, never seventeen
Original Lyrics:
Living in the '70s
There are additional Skyhooks misheard lyrics available.

Misheard Lyrics Stories:

"Horror Movie"
Misheard Lyrics:
Howling, right there at my tv. Shocked the fear right out of my brains.
Original Lyrics:
It's a horror movie, right there on my tv, shocking me right out of my brain

Story about this misheard lyric by: Alex

When I was young I asked my dad why the singer said he was howling at the tv. I thought that was rather odd. He just laughed and said the song was about a horror movie.

There are additional Skyhooks misheard stories available.

Dated Song Lyrics:

"Living in the 70s"
The Dated Lyrics:
I'm livin' in the seventies
Eatin' fake food under plastic trees
My face gets dirty just walkin' around
I need another pill to calm me down
Why They're Dated:
The singer is singing about life when he is living - 30 years ago!
Submitted by: James Perkins
"Toorak Cowboy"
The Dated Lyrics:
well he bought his first dope outside the south yarra arms
Why They're Dated:
the south yarra arms pub was demolished in the early 1990's
Submitted by: herman glockenspiel
There are additional Skyhooks dated lyrics available.

Dirty Song Lyrics:

The Dirty Lyrics:
And now you put your Twisties right down there in your lap,
No-one ever guesses your what's-it's in the pack
Why They're Dirty:
The song itself is about a man who masturbates in a cinema; this particular line is the climax [sic] of the second verse of the song
Submitted by: Brendan Richards

Song Lyrics That Name Check Celebrities:

"Trouble With The Computer"
The Lyrics:
Ten too many zeros on my sixty dollars cash
There I was, like Howard Hughes
A tycoon in a flash
Who They Mention:
Howard Hughes
Submitted by: FussBudget
"Happy Hippy Hut"
The Lyrics:
Take off her cheesecloth kaftan
And brew some Jasmine tea
Read Kerouac and Ginsberg
And trip on poetry
Who They Mention:
Alan Ginsberg
Submitted by: FussBudget
There are additional Skyhooks celebrity lyrics available.

Song Lyrics That Mention Brand Name Products:

The Lyrics:
Open up your Twisties, and open up your fly
Product Brand Name:
Twisties (cheese-flavoured snack)
Submitted by: Brendan Richards
"This Is My City"
The Lyrics:
Back in the land of chicken and chips,
Mars bars and roadside tips
Product Brand Name:
Mars (chocolate bar)
Submitted by: Brendan Richards
There are additional Skyhooks product lyrics available.

Song Lyrics That Mention Other Songs:

"Jukebox In Siberia"
The Song Lyrics:
Of Balalaika's ringing out
The Beatles singing Twist and Shout
I love the west, I love their beer
I'm so glad Glasnost is here
At that Jukebox in Siberia
Song They Mention:
Twist And Shout
Submitted by: FussBudget

Song Title Space Change:

"Living In The Seven Ties" originally "Living In The Seventies"
Submitted by: Sheena Weston

Band Name Anagrams:

Shook Sky Submitted by: Gordy N. Knott
Shy Kooks Submitted by: Luke O'Sticte

Song Title Anagrams:

"The Seven Living Tie-Ins" originally "Living In The Seventies"
Submitted by: Ring Around The Rosie O'Donnell Abu Dhabi
"Must" originally "Smut"
Submitted by: Carmen Nunki

Names as a Word Bank:

Shy Kooks Submitted by: FussBudget

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