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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

Londonbeat Grammar
Londonbeat combined with London Grammar
Submitted By: Angela
100 Proof Aged In Soul For Real
Submitted By: Ed

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

"Long Lonesome Carefree Highway"
"Long Lonesome Highway," Michael Parks
"Carefree Highway," Gordon Lightfoot
Submitted By: Regina Olsen
"My Darling Girl, You'll Come Home A Woman Soon"
"Girl, You'll Be A Woman Soon," Neil Diamond
"My Darling Come Home Soon," Lovin' Spoonful
Submitted By: Opie M.

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

Cool Band Names (we invented) -> Latest Entries

Miami Vicodin
Watching reruns of Miami Vice will make you feel like you've been sedated.
Submitted By: RevengeFromMars YouTube
Asinine Lives
Instead of "nine lives" like cats, most humans are just asinine.
Submitted By: RevengeFromMars YouTube

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Band Name Anagrams -> Latest Entries

Met Charles originally The Marcels - Submitted By: Alexis
Shot Brine originally Robins, The - Submitted By: Anna Graham

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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

Dizzy Arnaz a better name for Desi Arnaz
Submitted By: Ed
The Beat a better name for English Beat
Submitted By: Fred

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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

When they got Gary Morris as manager he was always saying he didn't like their name, the Farriss brothers, as it sounded like a country western band. After Gary Morris saw XTC and was talking to Midnight Oil about being inaccessible he was watching an IXL Jam ad then he combined the three together and came up with INXS.
Submitted By: Roadrunner

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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

Ophelia Saint Grohl
born to: Dave Grohl
No comment from the Peanut Gallery.
Submitted By: Celeste

All of the Offspring Names