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The band name book

Author: Noel Hudson
Publisher: Erin, Ont. : Boston Mills Press, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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How, where, when, and why the best-named bands got their names; with notes on band name origins, genres, the best album titles, and names-still-available.
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Genre/Form: Humor
Humour
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Noel Hudson
ISBN: 9781550464870 1550464876
OCLC Number: 213400231
Description: 336 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: A few things first --
The animals --
The plants --
Food & drink --
The human body --
Woe 'r' us --
Shiny happy people --
Your family tree or mine? --
Love & lust --
Welcome to the couch --
Rock & role-playing --
Enough about me, let's talk about my hair --
All the fashion --
Shock your mama --
Horror chiller monster thriller --
Dead : grateful or ungrateful? --
Popular weaponry --
Crimes & punishment --
Building a better world --
We've got the power --
Department of transportation --
Eve of destruction --
Introduction to religion --
Arts & letters --
Bands are people too --
Bands of color --
I need my space --
Placed & misplaced --
The best of the & bands.
Responsibility: Noel Hudson.
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Well-illustrated with CD covers and other images, this book lists thousands of pop and rock music band names from more than 30 countries, arranged in irreverent categories with notes on origins,  Read more...

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If you've ever wondered where some of those wacky names that band call themselves come from, then "The Band Name Book" by Noel Hudson is a great resource. It is a colourful, encyclopedia-style Read more...

 
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