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29th Jul '17 1:20:13 PM nombretomado
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* Music/GaMetal was previously named '''[[NintendoEntertainmentSystem N]]'''[[NintendoEntertainmentSystem intendo]] '''[[NintendoEntertainmentSystem E]]'''[[NintendoEntertainmentSystem xperienced]] '''[[NintendoEntertainmentSystem S]]'''[[NintendoEntertainmentSystem hred]] before the name change, which changed it into a PunnyName instead.

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* Music/GaMetal was previously named '''[[NintendoEntertainmentSystem N]]'''[[NintendoEntertainmentSystem '''[[UsefulNotes/NintendoEntertainmentSystem N]]'''[[UsefulNotes/NintendoEntertainmentSystem intendo]] '''[[NintendoEntertainmentSystem E]]'''[[NintendoEntertainmentSystem '''[[UsefulNotes/NintendoEntertainmentSystem E]]'''[[UsefulNotes/NintendoEntertainmentSystem xperienced]] '''[[NintendoEntertainmentSystem S]]'''[[NintendoEntertainmentSystem '''[[UsefulNotes/NintendoEntertainmentSystem S]]'''[[UsefulNotes/NintendoEntertainmentSystem hred]] before the name change, which changed it into a PunnyName instead.
5th Jul '17 9:14:52 PM MikeK
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* As a prank, anarchist punk group Crass wrote and recorded a deliberately TastesLikeDiabetes parody of easy-listening love songs called "Our Wedding", then convinced the publishers of a magazine aimed at teenage girls called ''Loving'' to give away flexi-discs of the song with issues. To hide their identity, they claimed to be an organization called '''C'''reative '''R'''ecording '''A'''nd '''S'''ound '''S'''ervices.
11th Jun '17 2:07:42 PM nombretomado
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** And his song "Fuhgidabowdit" concludes a series of ProfessionalWrestling {{Shout Out}}s with "[[{{WWE}} WWF]] stands for When and Where we Fuckin'"

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** And his song "Fuhgidabowdit" concludes a series of ProfessionalWrestling {{Shout Out}}s with "[[{{WWE}} "[[Wrestling/{{WWE}} WWF]] stands for When and Where we Fuckin'"
20th May '17 4:15:44 PM nombretomado
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* And then there's VanHalen's 1991 album '''F'''or '''U'''nlawful '''C'''arnal '''K'''nowledge...

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* And then there's VanHalen's Music/VanHalen's 1991 album '''F'''or '''U'''nlawful '''C'''arnal '''K'''nowledge...
15th May '17 4:55:57 AM AndyLA
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*Averted with the Music/BlackSabbath song "N.I.B.", which stands for nothing - the title comes from a joke about Bill Ward's beard looking like a fountain pen '''nib'''. Hasn't stopped fans from giving it backronyms such as "'''N'''ame '''I'''n '''B'''lood" or "'''N'''ativity '''I'''n '''B'''lack", the latter of which was even used on two Sabbath tribute albums.
15th May '17 4:48:41 AM AndyLA
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** Their merchandise distribution company, ZEEKS, takes its name from the last letter of their ''last'' names.

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** Their merchandise distribution company, ZEEKS, takes its name from the last letter of their ''last'' names.names (Chase'''Z''', Timberlak'''E''', Faton'''E''', Kirkpatric'''K''', Bas'''S''').



* To some fans, Music/{{Slayer}} jokingly stood for "'''S'''atan '''L'''aughs '''A'''s '''Y'''ou '''E'''ternally '''R'''ot".

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* To some fans, Music/{{Slayer}} jokingly stood for "'''S'''atan '''L'''aughs '''A'''s '''Y'''ou '''E'''ternally '''R'''ot". The band actually had this printed on the liner notes of ''Divine Intervention''.
* The "Beastie" in Music/BeastieBoys has been broken down in a tongue-and-cheek manner as "'''B'''oys '''E'''ntering '''A'''narchistic '''S'''tates '''T'''owards '''I'''nner '''E'''xcellence".



** When Blackie Lawless was asked in an interview what it really stood for, he deadpanned, "We Ain't Sure, Pal."

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** When Blackie Lawless was asked in an interview what it really stood for, he deadpanned, "We Ain't Sure, Pal."'''W'''e '''A'''in't '''S'''ure, '''P'''al."
15th Apr '17 6:21:59 PM nombretomado
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* SoundHorizon's ''Elysion'' album features five songs with English titles that don't seem to be connected at all to El's story told in the other five. So why are they there? The final El song, "El's Paradise [Side: A]", offers a solution:

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* SoundHorizon's Music/SoundHorizon's ''Elysion'' album features five songs with English titles that don't seem to be connected at all to El's story told in the other five. So why are they there? The final El song, "El's Paradise [Side: A]", offers a solution:
10th Feb '17 5:11:53 AM Morgenthaler
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* The electronic band '''{{LMFAO}}'''. It sneaks in one profanity in it, but it's a big one. LMFAO stands for '''L'''augh '''M'''y '''F'''ucking '''A'''ss '''O'''ff. [[http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/thr-esq/lmfao-trademark-application-310996 The trademark]] had to [[GoshDangItToHeck censor it to "Freaking".]]

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* The electronic band '''{{LMFAO}}'''.'''Music/{{LMFAO}}'''. It sneaks in one profanity in it, but it's a big one. LMFAO stands for '''L'''augh '''M'''y '''F'''ucking '''A'''ss '''O'''ff. [[http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/thr-esq/lmfao-trademark-application-310996 The trademark]] had to [[GoshDangItToHeck censor it to "Freaking".]]
10th Feb '17 2:09:06 AM 59Efra
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* Spanish band La '''M'''aravillosa '''O'''rquesta '''D'''el '''A'''lcohol ("The Wonderful Alcohol Orchestra") sometimes resorts to its acronym La M.O.D.A. "Moda" is Spanish for "fashion", and according to the band members themselves, it's particularly convenient in two situations: a) when festivals can't fit the full band name into their posters, and b) when explaining their mothers what they do.
15th Dec '16 12:34:21 PM kpopgal
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* Korean boy band Music/{{BAP}} has '''B'''est '''A'''bsolute '''P'''erfect.
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