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Sep 10

Even the nights are better now that it's the Air Supply round. Come and join us! Everybody who has an Air Supply song already written or chooses to write one for this contest can enter. You don't need to be a member or anything special like that as long as you want to join in feel free! :-) (Comments & Parodies)

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If Groups Combined, Their Names Might Be... -> Latest Entries

The Incredible Boingo Band
The Incredible Bongo Band combined with Oingo Boingo
Submitted By: Jed
Incubus combined with Bush
Submitted By: Dr. Allan Allard

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Duets That Haven't Been Performed Yet -> Latest Entries

"Sweet Mary Jane"
"Sweet Jane," Velvet Underground
"Mary Jane," Rick James and the Stone City Band
Submitted By: Yellow Submarine Rider
"I Will Buy You A New Life In The Fast Lane"
"I Will Buy You A New Life," Everclear
"Life In The Fast Lane," Eagles
Submitted By: Nancy

All of the new duets that haven't been performed yet

Cool Band Names (we invented) -> Latest Entries

Samuel L. Jackson Five
It's Samuel L. Jackson... badass. and the Jackson 5... classic. Best for a band that doesn't have 5 members.
Submitted By: David
Two Ampules of Anything
When I told someone of my band name idea "Two Ampules of Whoopass", they responded by saying "Two Ampules of anything would be a good band name" (meaning "anything" as more of a blank to fill), to which I responded by saying "Actually, Two Ampules of Anything would be a good name".
Submitted By: JeReMy

All of the new cool band names

Band Name Anagrams -> Latest Entries

Dinky Golf originally King Floyd - Submitted By: Evangeline York
Dinky Flog originally King Floyd - Submitted By: Evangeline York

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Band Name Aliteration -> Latest Entries

Beta Band - - Submitted By: Fiscal Cliff Richard
Teenage Treats - "Our Place" - 2003 - Submitted By: Candy Welty

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How to Pronounce a Band Name -> Latest Entries

Jean Luc Ponty pronounced as zhan luke pon-tee - Submitted By: The Godfather of Droll
Ray Manzarek pronounced as Ray man-ZAIR-eck - Submitted By: Gladys

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Names as a Word Bank -> Latest Entries

Dove formed from Devo - Submitted By: G
I kill a pink pig in a park formed from linkin park - Submitted By: nurul

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Band Name Spoonerisms -> Latest Entries

Clip Art Fridge originally Flip Cartridge - Submitted By: Kimberly Townsend
Sick originally Kiss - Submitted By: GlamRockNinjaLord

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Products Bands Should Endorse Based on Their Name -> Latest Entries

The Ames Brothers should endorse "Ames Department Stores" - Submitted By: Brian Kelly
Rolling Stones should endorse "Jewelry And Stone Polishing Sets" - Submitted By: Start Me Up

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New Band Names -> Latest Entries

Sinead O'Controversy a better name for Sinead O'Connor
Submitted By: Alex
Mike & The Mechanics a better name for Mike + The Mechanics
Submitted By: Cassandra

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Music Performer Nicknames -> Latest Entries

The Ramones is also called: Neuveaux Bubblegum Band with Guts
Joey Ramone referred to the band as this. He was referring to the fact that while pundits labeled the Ramones as a punk band, the Ramones were inspired by 60s "bubblegum" and added a modern, tougher, ballsier element to the mix.
Submitted By: I Saw the Ramones Live 4X!
Midnight Oil is also called: The Oils
A convenient shortening often used by critics.
Submitted By: Blue Sky Miner

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Other Name Resources -> Latest Entries

Origins -> Latest

Automatic Baby
This was a short-lived (one song) supergroup formed of members of REM and U2 in the early nineties to perform at Bill Clinton's inaugural concert. Their name comes from the two bands' most recent albums, "Automatic For The People" and "Achtung Baby".
Submitted By: Brian Kelly

All of the Band Name Origins

Pseudonyms -> Latest

used to be: Gannondorf
A Black/Death Metal band from Escondido/San Diego, Ca.
Submitted By: Moxie

All of the Performer Pseudonyms

Offspring -> Latest

Junia Rosa Ruth Hanson
born to: Zack Hanson
Wow! There's no other word that I can put above that.
Submitted By: Celeste

All of the Offspring Names