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* Music/NinjaSexParty have two cover albums (with a third in the works) with the fan-suggested title of "Under the Covers". The cover art for Volume 1 emphasizes the pun by showing Danny and Brian sitting on top of a large bed with satin sheets. (Though that would technically make them ABOVE the covers...)


* Music/DavidBowie's album and song ''Music/AladdinSane''.
* John Wilkes Booze, a pun on Abraham Lincoln's assassin John Wilkes Booth. Better yet, they were originally called The John Wilkes Booze Explosion, a pun on both John Wilkes Booth and the name of another band, The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion.
* Music/TheCranberries were originally The Cranberry Saw Us (you know, like "the cranberry sauce"). Once vocalist Dolores O’Riordan joined, she convinced the others it was a particularly groanworthy pun and they shortened it to just The Cranberries.
* Music/{{Evile}} is a portmanteau of Evil and Vile.
*[[{{Music/GIDLE}} (G)I-DLE]]'s song "$$$" (pronounced "Dollars) is a pun on the Korean word 달라 (''dalla'') meaning 'different. The song even samples a Google Translate reading of the English word.



* Kristin Hersh punned on her own name with the song title "Christian Hearse".



* The Greg Kihn Band apparently ''really'' like making puns on Greg Kihn's last name. Their discography includes albums called ''Next of Kihn'', ''Rockihnroll'', ''Kihntinued'', ''Kihnspiracy'', ''Kihntagious'' and ''Citizen Kihn''. Only three of their studio albums ''don't'' involve a freakihn' pun of some kind.



* Music/{{Madonna}}'s ''Music/TheImmaculateCollection'' is a pun on The Immaculate Conception, the Catholic belief that the Virgin Mary was born sinless so that she could conceive Jesus.



* The Greg Kihn Band apparently ''really'' like making puns on Greg Kihn's last name. Their discography includes albums called ''Next of Kihn'', ''Rockihnroll'', ''Kihntinued'', ''Kihnspiracy'', ''Kihntagious'' and ''Citizen Kihn''. Only three of their studio albums ''don't'' involve a freakihn' pun of some kind.



* Music/JeanMichelJarre's ''Les Chants Magnétiques'': literal translation = "The Magnetic Songs", a pun on "champs magnétiques" = "magnetic fields". The album was released as ''Magnetic Fields'' in anglophone countries.



* Music/{{Evile}} is a portmanteau of Evil and Vile.
* Music/TheCranberries were originally The Cranberry Saw Us (you know, like "the cranberry sauce"). Once vocalist Dolores O’Riordan joined, she convinced the others it was a particularly groanworthy pun and they shortened it to just The Cranberries.
* Music/DavidBowie's album and song ''Music/AladdinSane''.
* Music/JeanMichelJarre's ''Les Chants Magnétiques'': literal translation = "The Magnetic Songs", a pun on "champs magnétiques" = "magnetic fields". The album was released as ''Magnetic Fields'' in anglophone countries.
* Kristin Hersh punned on her own name with the song title "Christian Hearse".
* John Wilkes Booze, a pun on Abraham Lincoln's assassin John Wilkes Booth. Better yet, they were originally called The John Wilkes Booze Explosion, a pun on both John Wilkes Booth and the name of another band, The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion.



* Music/{{Madonna}}'s ''Music/TheImmaculateCollection'' is a pun on The Immaculate Conception, the Catholic belief that the Virgin Mary was born sinless so that she could conceive Jesus.


* The Greg Kihn Band apparently ''really'' like making puns on Greg Kihn's last name. Their discography includes albums called ''Next of Kihn'', ''Rockihnroll'', ''Kihntinued'', ''Kihnspiracy'', ''Kihntagious'' and ''Citizen Kihn''. Only three of their studio albums ''don't'' involve a freakihn' pun of some kind.
* This Heat's album ''Made Available'': It's a collection of sessions they recorded for the BBC at [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maida_Vale_Studios Maida Vale Studios]]. They also punned on their own band name by calling another album ''Deceit''.
* The one-hit wonder band Lipps Inc. of "Funky Town" has a slightly self deprecating punny name if said aloud.
* Music/{{Evile}} is a portmanteau of Evil and Vile.
* Music/TheCranberries were originally The Cranberry Saw Us (you know, like "the cranberry sauce"). Once vocalist Dolores O’Riordan joined, she convinced the others it was a particularly groanworthy pun and they shortened it to just The Cranberries.
* Music/DavidBowie's album and song ''Music/AladdinSane''.
* Music/JeanMichelJarre's ''Les Chants Magnétiques'': literal translation = "The Magnetic Songs", a pun on "champs magnétiques" = "magnetic fields". The album was released as ''Magnetic Fields'' in anglophone countries.
* Kristin Hersh punned on her own name with the song title "Christian Hearse".
* John Wilkes Booze, a pun on Abraham Lincoln's assassin John Wilkes Booth. Better yet, they were originally called The John Wilkes Booze Explosion, a pun on both John Wilkes Booth and the name of another band, The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion.



* Music/{{Sting}}'s ''Ten Summoner's Tales'' initially just seems like a reference to ''Literature/TheCanterburyTales'', but it's also a pun on his real name, Gordon Sumner.
* "Animal Nitrate" by {{Music/Suede}} is a play on the drug amyl nitrate (and the animalistic nature of the protagonist's BastardBoyfriend).



* The Greg Kihn Band apparently ''really'' like making puns on Greg Kihn's last name. Their discography includes albums called ''Next of Kihn'', ''Rockihnroll'', ''Kihntinued'', ''Kihnspiracy'', ''Kihntagious'' and ''Citizen Kihn''. Only three of their studio albums ''don't'' involve a freakihn' pun of some kind.
* "Animal Nitrate" by {{Music/Suede}} is a play on the drug amyl nitrate (and the animalistic nature of the protagonist's BastardBoyfriend).
* This Heat's album ''Made Available'': It's a collection of sessions they recorded for the BBC at [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maida_Vale_Studios Maida Vale Studios]]. They also punned on their own band name by calling another album ''Deceit''.
* The one-hit wonder band Lipps Inc. of "Funky Town" has a slightly self deprecating punny name if said aloud.
* Music/{{Evile}} is a portmanteau of Evil and Vile.
* Music/TheCranberries were originally The Cranberry Saw Us (you know, like "the cranberry sauce"). Once vocalist Dolores O’Riordan joined, she convinced the others it was a particularly groanworthy pun and they shortened it to just The Cranberries.
* Music/DavidBowie's album and song ''Music/AladdinSane''.
* Music/JeanMichelJarre's ''Les Chants Magnétiques'': literal translation = "The Magnetic Songs", a pun on "champs magnétiques" = "magnetic fields". The album was released as ''Magnetic Fields'' in anglophone countries.
* Kristin Hersh punned on her own name with the song title "Christian Hearse".
* John Wilkes Booze, a pun on Abraham Lincoln's assassin John Wilkes Booth. Better yet, they were originally called The John Wilkes Booze Explosion, a pun on both John Wilkes Booth and the name of another band, The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion.



* Music/{{Sting}}'s ''Ten Summoner's Tales'' initially just seems like a reference to ''Literature/TheCanterburyTales'', but it's also a pun on his real name, Gordon Sumner.


* Music/TheBlackCrowes' third album, Amorica. In case you're wondering, the formula is: America + amor ("love" in Spanish) = Amorica.
* The Music/{{Genesis}} albums ''Nursery Cryme'' and ''Selling England By The Pound''.
** One of Music/TonyBanks' solo albums (and the band name he issued it under) is called ''Bankstatement''.
** Steve Hackett has at least a couple of solo tracks that make puns on his last name; his album ''Highly Strung'' has a track called "Hackett to Pieces", and a track he wrote as a member of the {{supergroup}} GTR is called "Hackett to Bits" (and was actually inspired by the former song).
* The Music/IronMaiden album ''Piece of Mind'', and their song "Public Enema Number One". Also, the live albums ''Maiden England'' and ''Maiden Japan'' (also a pun on the Music/DeepPurple live album ''Made in Japan'').



* The rock group Music/{{Slade}} has an album called ''Slayed?''. This was a reference to their frequent use of misspelt titles, eg "Take Me Bak 'Ome" and "Gudbuy T'Jane".
* Music/SystemOfADown's hit single "Chop Suey!" (off of the album ''Music/{{Toxicity}}'') was originally called "Suicide". On the album version, you can even hear one of the members announcing "Rolling 'Suicide'" right before the song starts. However, they decided to change the title to make the single more radio-friendly, with "Suey!", of course, short for "Suicide".

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* The rock group Music/{{Slade}} has an Music/{{Megadeth}} album called ''Slayed?''. This was a reference to their frequent use of misspelt titles, eg "Take Me Bak 'Ome" and "Gudbuy T'Jane".
* Music/SystemOfADown's hit single "Chop Suey!" (off of the album ''Music/{{Toxicity}}'') was originally called "Suicide". On the album version, you can even hear one of the members announcing "Rolling 'Suicide'" right before the
song starts. However, they decided to change the title to make the single more radio-friendly, with "Suey!", of course, short for "Suicide".''Rust in Peace''.



* The Music/{{Rush}} album ''Music/MovingPictures'' might be considered one twice over, since on the surface one would think it refers to movies, but the cover shows people carrying paintings out of a museum, as well as people crying or appearing otherwise emotionally affected--that is, '''moving''' the '''pictures''' out of the building, and also '''moved''' by the '''pictures'''.
** [[http://www.cygnus-x1.net/links/rush/images/albums/movingpictures-4.jpg A picture in the liner notes/booklet]] shows that the action depicted on the album cover is being filmed, therefore making it a '''moving picture'''.4



* The Music/{{Genesis}} albums ''Nursery Cryme'' and ''Selling England By The Pound''.
** One of Music/TonyBanks' solo albums (and the band name he issued it under) is called ''Bankstatement''.
** Steve Hackett has at least a couple of solo tracks that make puns on his last name; his album ''Highly Strung'' has a track called "Hackett to Pieces", and a track he wrote as a member of the {{supergroup}} GTR is called "Hackett to Bits" (and was actually inspired by the former song).
* The Music/IronMaiden album ''Piece of Mind'', and their song "Public Enema Number One". Also, the live albums ''Maiden England'' and ''Maiden Japan'' (also a pun on the Music/DeepPurple live album ''Made in Japan'').
* The Music/{{Megadeth}} album and song ''Rust in Peace''.
* Music/TheBlackCrowes' third album, Amorica. In case you're wondering, the formula is: America + amor ("love" in Spanish) = Amorica.
* The Music/{{Rush}} album ''Music/MovingPictures'' might be considered one twice over, since on the surface one would think it refers to movies, but the cover shows people carrying paintings out of a museum, as well as people crying or appearing otherwise emotionally affected--that is, '''moving''' the '''pictures''' out of the building, and also '''moved''' by the '''pictures'''.
** [[http://www.cygnus-x1.net/links/rush/images/albums/movingpictures-4.jpg A picture in the liner notes/booklet]] shows that the action depicted on the album cover is being filmed, therefore making it a '''moving picture'''.

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* The Music/{{Genesis}} albums ''Nursery Cryme'' and ''Selling England By The Pound''.
** One of Music/TonyBanks' solo albums (and the band name he issued it under) is
rock group Music/{{Slade}} has an album called ''Bankstatement''.
** Steve Hackett has at least a couple of solo tracks that make puns on his last name; his album ''Highly Strung'' has a track called "Hackett to Pieces", and a track he wrote as a member of the {{supergroup}} GTR is called "Hackett to Bits" (and
''Slayed?''. This was actually inspired by the former song).
* The Music/IronMaiden album ''Piece of Mind'', and
a reference to their song "Public Enema Number One". Also, the live albums ''Maiden England'' frequent use of misspelt titles, eg "Take Me Bak 'Ome" and ''Maiden Japan'' (also a pun on the Music/DeepPurple live album ''Made in Japan'').
"Gudbuy T'Jane".
* The Music/{{Megadeth}} album and song ''Rust in Peace''.
* Music/TheBlackCrowes' third album, Amorica. In case you're wondering, the formula is: America + amor ("love" in Spanish) = Amorica.
* The Music/{{Rush}} album ''Music/MovingPictures'' might be considered one twice over, since on the surface one would think it refers to movies, but the cover shows people carrying paintings out
Music/SystemOfADown's hit single "Chop Suey!" (off of a museum, as well as people crying or appearing otherwise emotionally affected--that is, '''moving''' the '''pictures''' out of the building, and also '''moved''' by the '''pictures'''.
** [[http://www.cygnus-x1.net/links/rush/images/albums/movingpictures-4.jpg A picture in the liner notes/booklet]] shows that the action depicted on
the album cover is being filmed, therefore making it a '''moving picture'''.''Music/{{Toxicity}}'') was originally called "Suicide". On the album version, you can even hear one of the members announcing "Rolling 'Suicide'" right before the song starts. However, they decided to change the title to make the single more radio-friendly, with "Suey!", of course, short for "Suicide".


* Ty Segall's ''Ty Rex'' is a [[CoverAlbum cover EP]] of [[Music/MarcBoland T. Rex]] songs.

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* Ty Segall's ''Ty Rex'' is a [[CoverAlbum cover EP]] of [[Music/MarcBoland [[Music/MarcBolan T. Rex]] songs.


* Ty Segall's ''Ty Rex'' is a [[CoverAlbum cover EP]] of Music/TRex songs.

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* Ty Segall's ''Ty Rex'' is a [[CoverAlbum cover EP]] of Music/TRex [[Music/MarcBoland T. Rex]] songs.


* Silverstein's song "My Heroine" refers to both the sarcastically named female, and the drug.

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* Silverstein's Music/{{Silverstein}}'s song "My Heroine" refers to both the sarcastically named female, and the drug.


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** Music/SleepingWithSirens used the pun as well.

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* The charity fundraising collective Band Aid is a deliberate pun on the adhesive bandages. It was done without seeking permission, but the manufacturers didn't mind too much, given that the publicity was so positive.

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* Jimmie's Chicken Shack's album ''Pushing The Salmanila Envelope'', playing off manila envelopes, salmonella, and the expression "pushing the envelope" - It loosely relates to the band name because consuming raw or under-cooked poultry can be a cause of salmonella. The album artwork features a drawing of lead singer Jimi Haha opening a small manila envelope full of chicken feathers.


* Kirsty [=MacColl=]'s ''Electric Landlady'', a pun on Msuic/JimiHendrix's album ''Electric Ladyland''. Amusingly enough, some misprinted early copies of ''Music/ElectricLadyland'' [[TyopOnTheCover actually did render the title as]] "Electric Landlady".

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* Kirsty [=MacColl=]'s ''Electric Landlady'', a pun on Msuic/JimiHendrix's Music/JimiHendrix's album ''Electric Ladyland''. Amusingly enough, some misprinted early copies of ''Music/ElectricLadyland'' [[TyopOnTheCover actually did render the title as]] "Electric Landlady".



* The title of Music/{{Yes}}' 1978 ''Tormato'' album was a reference to Yes Tor, a [[UsefulNotes/{{Wales}} Welsh]] geological formation where Creator/{{Hipgnosis}} shot the original album cover, and the ''tomato'' thrown by keyboardist RickWakeman at the picture when disappointed with the cover photo; the combined results [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Tormato.jpg made the final print]].

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* The title of Music/{{Yes}}' 1978 ''Tormato'' album was a reference to Yes Tor, a [[UsefulNotes/{{Wales}} Welsh]] geological formation where Creator/{{Hipgnosis}} shot the original album cover, and the ''tomato'' thrown by keyboardist RickWakeman Music/RickWakeman at the picture when disappointed with the cover photo; the combined results [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Tormato.jpg made the final print]].


** "I Gotta Beam Me" (''Film/StarTrek'': Deluxe Edition)

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** "I Gotta Beam Me" (''Film/StarTrek'': (''[[Film/StarTrek2009 Star Trek]]'': Deluxe Edition)


* Creator/MichaelGiacchino has a lot of fun with his track titles. Some examples:

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* Creator/MichaelGiacchino has a lot of fun Let's face it: If your work is being scored by Creator/MichaelGiacchino, he's bound to pepper the score's tracks with his track titles. Some examples:puns. Examples include:


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*** This is {{Double Subverted}} for his ''Film/RogueOne'' score. While the main titles are devoid of puns, the puns are still present as alternate track titles in the album.

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* Aural Exciters' "Emile (Night Rate)" is a [[OdeToIntoxication drug song]].

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* Music/TheTurtles' [[SampledUp much-sampled]] "I'm Chief Kamanawanalea (We're The Royal Macadamia Nuts)" has a punny title as a way of GettingCrapPastTheRadar.


* ''The Mind is a Terrible Thing to Taste'' by Music/{{Ministry}}. They're also fond of punning on classic rock album titles - see ''[[Music/ZZTop Rio Grande Blood]]'', ''[[Music/LedZeppelin Houses of the Molé]]'' and ''[[Music/PinkFloyd Dark Side Of The Spoon]]''. And they've even punned on their own album titles with a couple of remix albums: ''Rio Grande Dub Ya'' (referencing both the genre of dub and UsefulNotes/GeorgeWBush's nickname) and ''The Last Dubber'' (referencing their album ''The Last Sucker'' - already a pun on "the last supper" - and dub again)

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* ''The Mind is a Terrible Thing to Taste'' by Music/{{Ministry}}.Music/{{Ministry}}[[note]]a pun on "a mind is a terrible thing to waste", the slogan of the United Negro College Fund scholarship program[[/note]]. They're also fond of punning on classic rock album titles - see ''[[Music/ZZTop Rio Grande Blood]]'', ''[[Music/LedZeppelin Houses of the Molé]]'' and ''[[Music/PinkFloyd Dark Side Of The Spoon]]''. And they've even punned on their own album titles with a couple of remix albums: ''Rio Grande Dub Ya'' (referencing both the genre of dub and UsefulNotes/GeorgeWBush's nickname) and ''The Last Dubber'' (referencing their album ''The Last Sucker'' - already a pun on "the last supper" - and dub again)

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