11 Band: Name Stories

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In this episode of Heard This? we look at the meanings and inspirations behind the names of 10 famous bands. 
This week, you are hearing the voice of Lee, cocreator of Heard This? Podcast, taking a step outside of her usual roles, being editing, producing and cowriting the show. We are planning to share more of a mixture of both Sean and Lee’s voices going forward. Let us know what you think, we would love to hear your feedback! 
 
Music: Sly – Bryant Lowry (obtained from Podcastle) 
Episode Sources: 
https://www.cracked.com/article_17423_12-bizarre-true-stories-behind-famous-band-names.html
https://www.rollingstone.com/music/music-lists/readers-poll-the-dumbest-band-names-of-all-time-22240/8-chumbawamba-89811/
https://musicnerdshq.com/what-is-the-meaning-of-ramones/
https://www.grunge.com/207778/the-tragic-real-life-story-of-blink-182/
https://www.grunge.com/206737/the-tragic-real-life-story-of-depeche-mode/
https://www.scotsman.com/whats-on/arts-and-entertainment/duran-duran-anniversary-where-duran-duran-members-are-now-and-where-did-the-name-duran-duran-come-from-3435693
https://rulefortytwo.com/secret-rock-knowledge/chapter-13/pearl-jam/
https://americansongwriter.com/the-meaning-behind-the-band-name-the-velvet-underground/
https://www.spin.com/2018/11/blink-182-name-origin-prenounciation-theory/
https://riotmag.co/looking-back-did-dexys-midnight-runners-deserve-to-be-more-than-two-hit-wonders
https://www.britannica.com/topic/Pearl-Jam
https://www.anothermag.com/design-living/8526/ten-things-you-might-not-know-about-the-velvet-underground

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