Play the ‘Original Band Names’ Game
“You can really screw up when you name a band,” co-host Robin Quivers saysApril 13, 2021
After paying heartfelt tribute to iconic punk rock pioneer Joey Ramone on Tuesday’s show, Howard put his co-host Robin Quivers’ music knowledge to the test by inviting her to guess the surprising original name of several of the world’s most popular rock acts. “I love to learn how bands got their name. I’m fascinated by it,” he told listeners before kicking off the quiz.
See if you can guess which bands were formerly named what in the “Original Band Names” game (below).
Polka Tulk Blues Band
Tony Flow and the Miraculously Majestic Masters of Mayhem
ELectric light orchestra
Red Hot Chili Peppers
Grand Funk Railroad
Type O Negative
The tea Set
Nine Inch Nails
Hootie & the Blowfish