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* CrossPlayer: [[IAmTheBand Pure solo artist]] who does ChristianRock.

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* CrossPlayer: [[IAmTheBand Pure solo artist]] who does ChristianRock. His guitar is shaped like a cross.


* RealMenLoveJesus: A metal band. [[ChristianMetal Guess what they're like?]]

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* RealMenLoveJesus: A metal band. [[ChristianMetal Guess what they're like?]]ChristianMetal band with tons of TestosteronePoisoning (the trope).

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* WalkingTheEarth: Country metal. Their fans ("Walkers") insist it's better than it sounds.


* MindRape: An easy 11, or even ''12'', on MohsSacleOfRockAndMetalHardness: their songs are SensoryAbuse to the point of NightmareFuel, and can cause nausea if listened to for more than a few minutes at a time. That is, of course, their whole gimmick.

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* MindRape: An easy 11, or even ''12'', on MohsSacleOfRockAndMetalHardness: MohsScaleOfRockAndMetalHardness: their songs are SensoryAbuse to the point of NightmareFuel, and can cause nausea if listened to for more than a few minutes at a time. That is, of course, their whole gimmick.


* MindScrew: Noisy techno band, describes themselves as a cross between Aphex Twin and Merzbow

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* MindScrew: Noisy techno band, describes themselves as a cross between Aphex Twin and MerzbowMerzbow.
* MindRape: An easy 11, or even ''12'', on MohsSacleOfRockAndMetalHardness: their songs are SensoryAbuse to the point of NightmareFuel, and can cause nausea if listened to for more than a few minutes at a time. That is, of course, their whole gimmick.


* RockersSmashGuitars: Not a "band" so much as a postmodern art display. Their performances consist of the members walking up to stacks of guitars and smashing them with sledgehammers. The guitars they wreck the least (or ''the most''0 are sold for thousands of dollars on eBay.

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* RockersSmashGuitars: Not a "band" so much as a postmodern art display. Their performances consist of the members walking up to stacks of guitars and smashing them with sledgehammers. The guitars they wreck the least (or ''the most''0 most'') are sold for thousands of dollars on eBay.


* RockMeAsmodeus: a hardcore thrash band, but not really black or death metal.

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* RockMeAsmodeus: a A hardcore thrash band, but not really black or death metal.metal.
* RockOfLimitlessWater: Pirate shanties combined with hard rock. [[AudienceAlienatingPremise Hasn't gathered a very large following.]]



* RockStarSong: a PostModernism band who songs are all {{Trope Name}}s and/or {{Take That}}s against other bands or songs. They'd have a sort of Emo/Ska sound if they didn't deny categorization because they hate all genres equally.

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* RockStarSong: a A PostModernism band who songs are all {{Trope Name}}s and/or {{Take That}}s against other bands or songs. They'd have a sort of Emo/Ska sound if they didn't deny categorization because they hate all genres equally.


* DeadAllAlong: annoyingly catchy melodic post-hardcore/screamo band in the vein of From First to Last or Alexisonfire. Every member has a droopy fringe and the word "LOVE" tattooed on his knuckles.

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* DeadAllAlong: annoyingly catchy melodic post-hardcore/screamo band in the vein of From First to Last or Alexisonfire. Every member has a droopy fringe and the word "LOVE" tattooed on his knuckles.DancingBear: Country band. Known more for their creative on-stage antics than their actual music.



* DeadAllAlong: annoyingly catchy melodic post-hardcore/screamo band in the vein of From First to Last or Alexisonfire. Every member has a droopy fringe and the word "LOVE" tattooed on his knuckles.
* DeadArtistsAreBetter: A metropolitan philharmonic whose funding ran out, so they decided to become a touring band.



* DeadArtistsAreBetter: A metropolitan philharmonic whose funding ran out, so they decided to become a touring band.



* ITakeOffenceToThatLastOne: Punk. Last song in an album chooses AcceptableTargets to rip on.



* IFoughtTheLawAndTheLawWon: All they do is cover that one song in a variety of different genres. No-one outside of the band knows how their career is still going.



* ThroughTheEyesOfMadness: Dronecore/ambient electronic, with a lot of references to going mad in the lyrics. Their first album and single are also titled ''Through the Eyes of Madness''.


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* ITakeOffenceToThatLastOne: Punk. Last song in an album chooses AcceptableTargets to rip on.


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* ThroughTheEyesOfMadness: Dronecore/ambient electronic, with a lot of references to going mad in the lyrics. Their first album and single are also titled ''Through the Eyes of Madness''.


* RideTheRainbow: A glam/hair/power-metal band with the fashion sense of ''Music/TwistedSister'', the color palette of a five-year old girl's ''WesternAnimation/RainbowBrite]''-themed birthday party, the upbeat tempo of ''Music/{{Neonfly}}'' and is consistently picketed by Moral Guardians for corrupting their youth in-spite of the overwhelmingly upbeat love-ballads that make up most of their albums.

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* RideTheRainbow: A glam/hair/power-metal band with the fashion sense of ''Music/TwistedSister'', the color palette of a five-year old girl's ''WesternAnimation/RainbowBrite]''-themed ''WesternAnimation/RainbowBrite''-themed birthday party, the upbeat tempo of ''Music/{{Neonfly}}'' and is consistently picketed by Moral Guardians for corrupting their youth in-spite of the overwhelmingly upbeat love-ballads that make up most of their albums.



* RockersSmashGuitars: Not a "band" so much as a postmodern art display. Their performances consist of walking up to stacks of guitars and smashing them with sledgehammers. The guitars they wreck the least are sold for thousands of dollars on eBay.

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* RockersSmashGuitars: Not a "band" so much as a postmodern art display. Their performances consist of the members walking up to stacks of guitars and smashing them with sledgehammers. The guitars they wreck the least (or ''the most''0 are sold for thousands of dollars on eBay.

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* LowestCommonDenominator: Really generic PunkRock that's SoAverageItsOkay. They can be satirical on occasion, but they never delve much deeper than a ShallowParody. You've listened to a fair share of their songs, but remember nothing of them.


* Psycho for Hire: A seemingly insane Death Metal band, that actually deal with mental health issues.

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* Psycho for Hire: PsychoForHire: A seemingly insane Death Metal band, that actually deal with mental health issues.


* LoveIsACrime: An [[UsefulNotes/TheUnitedStates American]] AlternativeRock / NuMetal / [[NeoclassicalPunkZydecoRockabilly whatever]] band melancholic and morbid sound places them firmly in the {{Goth}} category.

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* LoveIsACrime: An [[UsefulNotes/TheUnitedStates American]] AlternativeRock / NuMetal / [[NeoclassicalPunkZydecoRockabilly whatever]] band whose melancholic and morbid sound places them firmly in the {{Goth}} category.


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* Wiki/TVTropes: Some casual indie band. [[BitingTheHandHumor You listen to their songs every now and then, but they're not all that engaging.]]


* Furry: An Bryson City, North Carolina-based musical collective, kind of like Parliament-Funkadelic, consisting of several different bands:

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* Furry: {{Furry}}: An Bryson City, North Carolina-based musical collective, kind of like Parliament-Funkadelic, consisting of several different bands:



* JesusWasWayCool: The band members are all secular and have never read more than a few pages of the Bible. Nonetheless, they try to emulate ChristianRock - [[ArtisticLicenseReligion keyword being "try"]]. Their wacky inaccuracies can veer into SoBadItsGood territory.

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* JesusWasWayCool: The band polar opposite of NotChristianRock (the trope). Its members are all secular and have never read more than a few pages of the Bible. Nonetheless, they Bible, but nonetheless try to emulate ChristianRock - [[ArtisticLicenseReligion keyword being "try"]]. Their wacky inaccuracies can veer into SoBadItsGood territory.



* LotsaPeopleTryToDunIt: GangstaRap band with sociopolitically charged lyrics about how hostile today's society is. Unfortunately, no-one can comprehend their lyrics or take them seriously cuz dey be speakin' like dis all da damn time.



** They played with Crowning Moment of Awesome once. The show got sold out ''3 seconds'' after tickets went on sale.

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** They played with Crowning Moment of Awesome CrowningMomentOfAwesome once. The show got sold out ''3 seconds'' after tickets went on sale.sale.
* SesquipedalianLoquaciousness: Rapper with a tendency to write really, reeeally complicated lyrics. Occasionally uses words that take up an entire bar to pronounce.



* SlidingScaleOfIdealismVersusCynicism.: Well respected and loved pop/punk band featuring dueling violins and synthesizers as well as philosophical lyrics about opposites. The name is usually shortened to Sliding Scale. Have released many singles, (see [[SortingAlgorithmOfTropes here]] for full list. Scroll down to Sliding Scale. The band's singles discography is there.) but best known for their trio of Samuel Beckett like concept albums collectively called ''Morality'' These were the critically panned ''[[BlackAndWhiteMorality Black vs. White]]'', the more well received DarkerAndEdgier ''[[GreyAndGreyMorality Grey]]'', and the more bizarre, alien ''[[BlueAndOrangeMorality Blue to Oranges]]''. A fourth installment is said to come out soon called ''Chaotic/Neutral''.

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* SlidingScaleOfIdealismVersusCynicism.: SlidingScaleOfIdealismVersusCynicism: Well respected and loved pop/punk band featuring dueling violins and synthesizers as well as philosophical lyrics about opposites. The name is usually shortened to Sliding Scale. Have released many singles, (see [[SortingAlgorithmOfTropes here]] for full list. Scroll down to Sliding Scale. The band's singles discography is there.) but best known for their trio of Samuel Beckett like concept albums collectively called ''Morality'' These were the critically panned ''[[BlackAndWhiteMorality Black vs. White]]'', the more well received DarkerAndEdgier ''[[GreyAndGreyMorality Grey]]'', and the more bizarre, alien ''[[BlueAndOrangeMorality Blue to Oranges]]''. A fourth installment is said to come out soon called ''Chaotic/Neutral''.


* BunnyEarsLawyer: Mix of pop and rock- right now, the lead singer's in rehab, the electric guitar player's in prison for arson, the drummer's getting married, and the bass player's become an actor.

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* BunnyEarsLawyer: Mix of pop and rock- rock -- right now, the lead singer's in rehab, the electric guitar player's in prison for arson, the drummer's getting married, and the bass player's become an actor.



* CoolOldGuy- a band fronted by a retired eighty something grandfather, who goes by "Cool Old Guy" as a stage name and does almost everything that musicians half his age can do, but better! The other members of the band are his teenage grandchildren and their friends, who let him play a few soings with them just to be nice, but even they were blown away by his talents.

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* CoolOldGuy- a CoolOldGuy: A band fronted by a retired eighty something grandfather, who goes by "Cool Old Guy" as a stage name and does almost everything that musicians half his age can do, but better! The other members of the band are his teenage grandchildren and their friends, who let him play a few soings with them just to be nice, but even they were blown away by his talents.



* DriverOfABlackCab- A Gothic/Doom Metal band that is known to be very politicaly active, often times stoping between songs to rant about today's society.

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* DriverOfABlackCab- DriverOfABlackCab: A Gothic/Doom Metal band that is known to be very politicaly politically active, often times stoping stopping between songs to rant about today's society.



* ExactTimeToFailure- American rock band who spend their spare time trying to predict the time when the world will end, and then write songs about their attempts.

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* ExactTimeToFailure- ExactTimeToFailure: American rock band who spend their spare time trying to predict the time when the world will end, and then write songs about their attempts.



* SlasherSmile- [[LyricalDissonance Incredibly disturbing and violent lyrics set to catchy, cheerful pop rock.]]

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* SlasherSmile- SlasherSmile: [[LyricalDissonance Incredibly disturbing and violent lyrics set to catchy, cheerful pop rock.]]



* So Yeah: Indie- PowerPop based in Seattle but with two of four members from Vancouver (its fans debate whether they sound more like Music/OKGo or Music/TheNewPornographers). A fair number of their songs just kind of trail off without actually ''ending'', on the grounds that "you know where this is going, so why should we keep playing?" Most of these songs (and all of their albums) are references to Creator/EddieIzzard routines.

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* So Yeah: Indie- PowerPop Indie-PowerPop based in Seattle but with two of four members from Vancouver (its fans debate whether they sound more like Music/OKGo or Music/TheNewPornographers). A fair number of their songs just kind of trail off without actually ''ending'', on the grounds that "you know where this is going, so why should we keep playing?" Most of these songs (and all of their albums) are references to Creator/EddieIzzard routines.



* WeCanRuleTogether- Progressive Power Metal two-man band. Their sound is epic and thunderous, but with subtle love song-like violin pieces. The members dress up as famous historical people who opposed each other. Heavy AudienceParticipation is one of the things they're renowned for.

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* WeCanRuleTogether- WeCanRuleTogether: Progressive Power Metal two-man band. Their sound is epic and thunderous, but with subtle love song-like violin pieces. The members dress up as famous historical people who opposed each other. Heavy AudienceParticipation is one of the things they're renowned for.


* RPGElements: Filk band. Members are named after the Classic elements, and their lyric booklets give the band members CharacterLevels.

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* RPGElements: Filk band. Members are named after the Classic elements, and their lyric booklets give the band members CharacterLevels.{{Character Level}}s.

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