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Band Name Origins:

  • The band, bored with the negative, angry band names at the time, wanted their name to express a postive energy. Submitted by: Thor
  • Means Extreme Voice Submitted by: Bruce Chant

Better Off Solo?:

Name
New Career
Comments & Submitter Name
"Midge Ure""Back in '85, Midge Ure, formerly of Ultravox, went solo to record a debut album "The Gift" with a hit of "If I Was"." - Mickey D.

Literally Impossible Song Titles:

Song/Performer
Comment
Submitter Name
"The Man Who Dies Every Day,"You only die once.Yvette Bristle
"When You Walk Through Me,"A person can't walk through another person.Yvette Bristle

Use a Song Title to Answer a Different Song:

Song & Band Name
Song & Band Name
"What's Your Name?," Lynyrd Skynyrd"Mr. X," Ultravox
"Where's Captain Kirk?," Spizzenergi"Vienna," Ultravox
"Dancing With Tears In My Eyes," Ultravox"Cryin'," Aerosmith
"Dancing With Tears In My Eyes," Ultravox"Just Dance," Lady Gaga

Remove a Letter From a Song Title:

"The Man Ho Dies Every Day" originally "The Man Who Dies Every Day"
Regina Olsen
"The Ma Who Dies Every Day" originally "The Man Who Dies Every Day"
Regina Olsen
"Reap The Wild Win" originally "Reap The Wild Wind"
Candy Welty
"Rap The Wild Wind" originally "Reap The Wild Wind"
Candy Welty
"Dancing With Teas In My Eyes" originally "Dancing With Tears In My Eyes"
You're supposed to drink the teas!
Joe

There are additional Ultravox song titles with a letter removed available.

Add a Letter to a Song Title:

"The Man Who Dives Every Day" originally "The Man Who Dies Every Day"
Regina Olsen
"The Man Who Dines Every Day" originally "The Man Who Dies Every Day"
Regina Olsen
"The Man Who Diets Every Day" originally "The Man Who Dies Every Day"
Regina Olsen
"Recap The Wild Wind" originally "Reap The Wild Wind"
On your evening weather report
Duncan Moore
"Range In Eden" originally "Rage In Eden"
Roy R. Pryor

Change a Letter:

"The Man Who Digs Every Day" originally "The Man Who Dies Every Day"
Regina Olsen
"The Man Who Dips Every Day" originally "The Man Who Dies Every Day"
Regina Olsen
"The Man Who Vies Every Day" originally "The Man Who Dies Every Day"
Regina Olsen
"The Man Who Lies Every Day" originally "The Man Who Dies Every Day"
Regina Olsen
"The Man Who Died Every Day" originally "The Man Who Dies Every Day"
Regina Olsen

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

Song Parody Lyrics:

Original Song Name
Parody Song Name
Parody Author
"Lament""Cement"Merry & Pippin
"Vienna""My Fiesta"Gari J
"Vienna""Vienetta"Jason
"Dancing With Tears In My Eyes""Damn Thing Brings Tears To My Eyes"Merry & Pippin
"Vienna""Vienna"Merry & Pippin
"Dancing With Tears In My Eyes""Prancing With Deers At My Side"Cokeaholic
"Vienna""Antenna"Merry & Pippin
"Vienna""Sienna (the Mini-Van song)"Laurence Dunne

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

Song Name
Product
Submittor
ViennaArmour Vienna Sausages Hillary
ViennaRising Damp (series starring Leonard Rossiter)pickle*

Bad Choices for On Hold Music:

Song Name
Company/Organization
Submittor
Dancing With Tears In My EyesPepper Spray HotlineGreg Boize
When The Scream SubsidesRape Counsellingdusty

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

First Band/Song Name
Second Band/Song Name
New Song Name
Submittor
Bring Me To Life
   Evanescence
Artificial Life
   Ultravox
Bring Me To Artificial Life
A reasonable request for a Android, Methinks
Grimley Fieendish
(Is This The Way To) Amarillo?
   Peter Kay/Tony Christie
Vienna
   Ultravox
(Is This the Way To) Vienna?
C
Dancing With Tears In My Eyes
   Ultravox
96 Tears
   Question Mark & The Mysterians
Dancing With 96 Tears In My Eyes
Absolutely Vile
I Want To Be A Machine
   Ultravox
Mr. Roboto
   Styx
I Want To Be A Machine, Mr. Roboto
Grimley Fieendish

Misheard Lyrics:

"White China"
Misheard Lyrics:
Who's on the phone?
Original Lyrics:
We stand or fall
"Vienna"
Misheard Lyrics:
A man and a duck in a picture frame,
Original Lyrics:
The man in the dark in a picture frame,
"Passing Strangers"
Misheard Lyrics:
Mormons crawl across an empty room
Original Lyrics:
Moments caught, across an empty room
"Reap the Wild One"
Misheard Lyrics:
You take my hand and give me your friendship
I'll take my time and show you there's no reply. Give me a vision I'll make the best of it
Take all you want and leaving the rest to die
Original Lyrics:
You take my hand and give me your friendship
I'll take my time and send you my slow reply
Give me an inch and I'll make the best of it
Take all you want and leave all the rest to die
There are additional Ultravox misheard lyrics available.

Repetitive Song Lyrics:

"Hymn"
The Repetitive Lyrics:
Give us this day
All that you showed me
The power and the glory 'til thy kingdom come
Give me all the storybook told me the faith
and the glory 'til thy kingdom come
Why They're Repetitive:
This is a really good song, but these lyrics are repeated too many times!
Submitted by: B-Boy
 

Songs That Open With Their Titles:

"Reap The Wild Wind"
Opening Lines:
Reap the wild wind.(x3)
Comments:
Submitted by: Brian Kelly
"Dancing With Tears in My Eyes"
Opening Lines:
Dancing with tears in my eyes
Comments:
Submitted by: B1982

Band Name Anagrams:

Tux Valor Submitted by: Roy R. Pryor

Song Title Anagrams:

"Inane Greed" originally "Rage In Eden"
Submitted by: Roy R. Pryor
"Rend A Genie" originally "Rage In Eden"
Submitted by: Roy R. Pryor
"A Red Engine" originally "Rage In Eden"
Submitted by: Roy R. Pryor
"Need A Reign" originally "Rage In Eden"
Submitted by: Roy R. Pryor

Song Title Acrostics:

MA: "Maximum Acceleration"
Submitted by: Yvette Bristle

Song Title Spoonerisms:

"Weep, The Riled Wind" originally "Reap The Wild Wind"
Submitted by: Job Lowe
"Dancing With Ears In My Ties" originally "Dancing With Tears In My Eyes"
Submitted by: Allison O'Silla
"Sanding With Tears In My Eyes" originally "Dancing With Tears In My Eyes"
What might happen if you don't wear goggles.
Submitted by: Allison O'Silla
"Age In Readin'" originally "Rage In Eden"
Submitted by: Lydia Helton
"Dancing with Ears in My Ties" originally "Dancing with Tears in My Eyes"
Submitted by: B1982

Movies Named After Song Titles:

"Reap The Wild Wind"
1942 film with Ray Milliard and John Wayne
Submitted by: Mickey D.
"Reap The Wild Wind"
1942 classic film with John Wayne and Ray Milland
Submitted by: Mickey D.

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