Looking for Band name suggestions

Discussion in 'Band Management [BG]' started by powmetalbassist, Nov 22, 2012.

  1. powmetalbassist

    powmetalbassist Supporting Member

    Alright, so just joined a band we don't have a name but gonna suggest people throw any ideas (serious or silly) out there. partially for ideas and partially for fun.

    A little about us

    We're a metal band (Whats the best band name for Metal?)
    We play alot of Thrash/NWOBHM/Power metal/video game metal
    Covers include: Iron Maiden, Judas Priest, Megadeth, Helloween, Testament, Pretty Maids, Warlord, Dragonforce, Minibosses, White Wizzard, Metallica, etc.

    We're doing this for fun (not to be taken too seriously, but out to have a good time)

    So come at me bro...your best and worst names for a metal band of this type. If we end up picking one of these names I'll let you guys know.
  2. Piggy8692


    Oct 2, 2010
    Northern Utah
    Power + metal = Electroluminum
    Bowzer's plumber's peach
    Arc mages of the infinite expanse. (arc not arch. Power joke)

    I'll let you guys decide what ones are serious and what ones are for fun.
  3. fraublugher


    Nov 19, 2004
    ottawa, ontario, canada
    music school retailer
    Every band name thread needs a " Bone eating zombie snot-worm !"
  4. Iron Priest
    Power Game

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  6. ma4rk


    Jun 28, 2012
    Sydney, Australia
    EASY! Just pick the colour of your pants & the last thing you ate = band name (right now for me that would be Black Orange)
  7. NYCbassist

    NYCbassist Supporting Member

    Okay so Mine would Blue Stake.:) Or this morning Blue Pancakes.
  8. Auguste


    Apr 5, 2012
  9. mpdd

    mpdd neoconceptualist Supporting Member

    Mar 24, 2010
    just take a little snippet from some or your band's cooler lyrics

    we call the misfits band "what the f*ck is my name?" or wtfimn
  10. Flyingfrets


    Dec 25, 2011
    Iron Testallica Priest
  11. HereIGoAgain


    Oct 16, 2011
    Thrash metal? How about...
    Stühl Sophnir
    Oil Injection Injury
    The Bell Tollers

    I'm sure I'll think of more later.
  12. has to be more dramatic and noble

    like Gothika , Xiatica, Syntenic Fire, Zichlanic
  13. Spot the trojan.

    in that last list.

    naughty boy
  14. AnchorHoy


    Dec 29, 2008
    New Jersey

    Sort of a takeoff on iconoclast, but breaking balls instead of icons
  15. Lesfunk

    Lesfunk Supporting Member

    Apr 5, 2007
    S.E. Connecticut, USA
    Endorsing artist-Reverend Guitars
    Every time I always say the same thing..
  16. HereIGoAgain


    Oct 16, 2011
    Gothika is a movie title from 2003.
    Xiatica is a take-off of sciatica, which is a nerve issue in a person's hip.
    Zichlanic and Syntenic Fire are not really anything as revealed by a google search. Not really find any references to Trojan, Ramses, Durex, or Sheik. ;)
  17. ThatBassBoy


    Nov 22, 2012
    Bloodwalkers - if metal
    Bellyworms - if jazz
    Fagjelly - if rock

    hope i got a laugh from you guys
  18. ThatBassBoy


    Nov 22, 2012
    I'm actually serious about the Bloodwalkers one though, i think it's good
  19. bassfootballguy

    bassfootballguy Spectacularly Average Supporting Member

    Apr 2, 2007
    A small, small town
  20. really gotta +1 this.
  21. Mystic Michael

    Mystic Michael Hip No Ties Gold Supporting Member

    Apr 1, 2004
    New York, NY
    It continues to amaze me how many so-called "musicians" (i.e. people who could allegedly be defined as "creative") can be so utterly lacking in imagination as to be unable to even give themselves a name. :rolleyes:

    I can't help thinking that this same lack of imagination is likely to manifest itself in their music. I reckon that if you can't even do that much, you probably don't have much to say anyway... :eyebrow: