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#1
Can you think of any bands whose name makes them sound like they should play a different type of music?

EXAMPLE : Arcade Fire sounds like a group who make hyper electronic 8-bit computer game music.

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#3
Barenaked Ladies is a misleading band name.
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#5
When I was a noob I thought The Grateful Dead were some new-emo-"metal" crap, because they had "Dead" in their name.

I was such an idiot back then
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#6
The Killers.

You'd think they would be a death metal band or something.

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#9
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Eagles of Death Metal

This for me.
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#10
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Eagles of Death Metal

Came in to say just that.

Godspeed You! Black Emperor was a little misleading, but it's the best kind of misleading.
#11
Band of Horses are not horses, I doubt Cake are as delicious as their name implies, and Foo Fighters are not lead by Mr. T.
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#12
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I doubt Cake are as delicious as their name implies
That's because the cake is a lie.
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#16
Joy Division is a somewhat ironic name seeing what music they play.
sometimes I see us in a cymbal splash or in the sound of a car crash
#17
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That's because the cake is a lie.

THIS.

And Lamb of God of course, as demonstrated in their 'Redneck' music video.
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#19
Lamb of God.
Was expecting a super-christian church band.
I was wrong.
Very wrong.
#21
Neil Young. He's not young at all, in fact I'm not even sure his name is Neil.
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#23
Steely Dan, cause none of them are named Dan. same with Molly Hatchet.
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#24
At the Drive-in. Thought they would be an emo/pop punk band
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#25
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Joy Division is a somewhat ironic name seeing what music they play.

Is this a joke?
#26
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Is this a joke?


No. I know what the Joy Division was. But for those who do not it can come off as a rather odd name.
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#27
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Steely Dan, cause none of them are named Dan. same with Molly Hatchet.

If I remember correctly, Hatchet Molly was a prostitute that killed her clients with an axe.
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#28
Death Cab for Cutie... before I listened to them I assumed their music would be more pop-punk then whatever it is
#29
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If I remember correctly, Hatchet Molly was a prostitute that killed her clients with an axe.


you remember correctly. good for you.
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#30
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When I was a noob I thought The Grateful Dead were some new-emo-"metal" crap, because they had "Dead" in their name.

I was such an idiot back then

yes! same!
#31
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#32
Van Halen, if i had no idea of what Van Halen is, i would think it was some kind of germanic progressive electro-ish think, kinda like kraftwerk xDD
#34
Death Cab For Cutie - Some weirdo metal band
Foo Fighters - Asian martial artists
Explosions In The Sky - ???
#36
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That's because the cake is a lie.


Did you just get Portal or what?
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#38
Pantera- When I was young I thought they were a Spanish band.
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#40
I thought Comeback Kid would be pop punk or emo haha.

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