History UnfortunateNames / Music

16th Oct '17 8:59:45 PM shirekh34ce
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* Kate Micucci of Music/GarfunkelAndOates fame. It wasn't until she made a solo show called "[[ADateWithRosiePalms Playin' with Micucci]]" that it ''really'' started to sound unfortunate. Yeah...

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* Music/GarfunkelAndOates's Kate Micucci of Music/GarfunkelAndOates fame. It Micucci, whose name sounds like "my coochie," slang for vagina. She apparently wasn't aware of that until she made was 25. It does not help that she had a solo show called "[[ADateWithRosiePalms Playin' with Micucci]]" that it ''really'' started to sound unfortunate. Yeah...Micucci]]." Yeah...
16th Oct '17 7:14:33 AM shirekh34ce
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* Kate Micucci of Music/GarfunkelAndOates fame. It wasn't until she made a solo show called "[[ADateWithRosiePalms Playin' with Micucci]]" that it ''really'' started to sound unfortunate. Yeah...
20th Aug '17 3:59:57 PM Hwarin
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12th Apr '17 2:10:36 AM RedMuseAniMusic
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* "H" from the 1990's pop group Music/{{Steps}} was attacked on Twitter in 2013 because his real name is Ian Watkins, and people assumed that H was the lead singer of Welsh rock band Music/{{Lostprophets}}, who had just been convicted of child nolestation. To add insult to injury, Website/{{Google}} [[http://www.clickmusic.com/news/article/google-confuses-steps-singer-ian-h-watkins-for-disgraced-paedophile-again displayed the pedophile's mugshot on search results for the Steps singer]].

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* "H" from the 1990's pop group Music/{{Steps}} was attacked on Twitter in 2013 because his real name is Ian Watkins, and people assumed that H was the lead singer of Welsh rock band Music/{{Lostprophets}}, who had just been convicted of child nolestation.molestation. To add insult to injury, Website/{{Google}} [[http://www.clickmusic.com/news/article/google-confuses-steps-singer-ian-h-watkins-for-disgraced-paedophile-again displayed the pedophile's mugshot on search results for the Steps singer]].
24th Jul '16 8:01:47 PM Ezclee4050
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* Bedřich Smetana's last name means "sour cream" in Czech.

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* Classical composer Bedřich Smetana's last name means "sour cream" in Czech.
24th Jul '16 4:37:27 PM Ezclee4050
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* Bedřich Smetana's last name means "sour cream" in Czech.
13th May '16 1:25:37 PM 3rdStringPG
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* Metal band Music/{{Anthrax}} was briefly rumored to be changing their name in the wake of the 2001 anthrax attacks. But thanks to support from the hometown New York Police Department and Fire Department, the band dramatically declared at a 9/11 concert that [[http://www.metalsucks.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/anthrax_notchangingournow.jpg they're not changing their name.]]

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* Metal band Music/{{Anthrax}} was briefly rumored to be changing their name in the wake of the 2001 anthrax attacks. But thanks to support from the hometown New York Police Department and Fire Department, the band dramatically declared at a 9/11 benefit concert that [[http://www.metalsucks.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/anthrax_notchangingournow.jpg they're not changing their name.]]
13th May '16 1:25:06 PM 3rdStringPG
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* Metal band Music/{{Anthrax}} was briefly rumored to be changing their name in the wake of the 2001 anthrax attacks. But thanks to support from the hometown New York Police Department and Fire Department, the band dramatically declared at a 9/11 concert that [[http://www.metalsucks.net/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/anthrax_notchangingournow.jpg they're not changing their name.]]
13th May '16 1:21:32 PM 3rdStringPG
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** The Trapt vocalist now bills himself as Chris Taylor Brown, obviously to avoid confusion with the R&B singer.


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* Also in Germany, Music/TheBeatles temporarily renamed themselves to The Beat Brothers during their days as a struggling British band in Hamburg, as their actual name sounded like "peedles," which was apparently slang for a small boy's penis.
26th Feb '16 10:47:38 AM BigBertha
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* "H" from the 1990's pop group Music/{{Steps}} was attacked on Twitter in 2013 because his real name is Ian Watkins, and people assumed that H was the lead singer of Welsh rock band Music/{{Lostprophets}}, who had just been convicted of child nolestation. To add insult to injury, Website/{{Google}} [[http://www.clickmusic.com/news/article/google-confuses-steps-singer-ian-h-watkins-for-disgraced-paedophile-again displayed the pedophile's mugshot on search results for the Steps singer]].
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