band name poll...

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by remo, Jan 10, 2006.

  1. mesh radio (current)

    48 vote(s)
  2. stacy i love you (proposed)

    6 vote(s)
  1. remo


    Jan 15, 2005
    please choose and give a reason if you feel like it!
  2. Did she say yes?(Stacy)...
  3. remo


    Jan 15, 2005
    there is no stacy!! lolz it was graffitied on a train station wall... just thought it sounded great!
  4. cheezewiz


    Mar 27, 2002
    "Telescoping Squeegee Killers"
  5. ...Stacy. Because I used to love one.
  6. Matt Till

    Matt Till

    Jun 1, 2002
    Edinboro, PA
    If I saw a band called, "stacy i love you" on the bill... I would instantly hate them and not want to see them at all. So if you play the kind of music that you don't want people to hear, I'd say go with that.

    Your current band name isn't bad... I'd say stick with it.
  7. Bob Clayton

    Bob Clayton Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Aug 14, 2001
    Deptford, NJ
  8. Trevorus


    Oct 18, 2002
    Urbana, IL
    Stacy I love you sounds like emo along the lines of dashboard confessional. I don;t mind it, but it does tend to get whiny every once in a while.
  9. 'Stacy I love you' seems so temporary. If she's your girlfriend at the time you chose the name, chances are she won't be a couple of years down the road. And even if that's not where the name comes from, people will think it is:p

    That and you'd get the "who's stacy" routine a couple of gazillion times.
  10. Roundwound


    May 13, 2004
    Peoria, IL
    As soon as I read this, I thought of "Qintar and the Disciples of Dust."

    Back to the subject, I think Mesh Radio is just fine. It will stick if you make it big, too.
  11. gamera


    Sep 20, 2004
    Gloucester, MA
    Honestly, neither.

    Pick a name that says something about yourselves. Two things here:

    1. Any band name with radio in it including radio birdman is just feh. I would instatntly ditch the current name you have. You will be stuck with it forever and no one takes bands seriously with radio in their name, no matter how much you sound like the next big thing out of manchester UK.

    2. Stacy, I love you? The only band with love in the name I can remember liking was House Of Love. You are condemning yourslef to emodom if you go with this name.

    For your own sake, get creative. Think of a catch phrase from a movie you like or an artist you admire. In fact, "The Artist You Admire", gives you guys a Smith jag, which you are obviously going for. You are a good band, come up with a good name.

    Good Luck
    The Tenafly Vipers
    (name of the wino exploding booze from the cult film Street Trash)
  12. remo


    Jan 15, 2005
    thanks for the tips.. very valid points.. i totally agree about the "radio" call... its totally lost its edge.

    radio gaga
    radio bridman
    moon bounce radio
    blah blah
  13. I'd stay with Mesh Radio. It sounds cooler then the other one, even though I don't know what it means.
  15. Dragonlord

    Dragonlord Rocks Around The Glocks

    Aug 30, 2000
    Greece, Europe
    Learning Ways To Fly
  16. BassyBill

    BassyBill The smooth moderator... Staff Member Gold Supporting Member

    Mar 12, 2005
    West Midlands UK
    How about "Emo Remo and the Remettes"?
  17. How bout "I Stab You With My Linkin Park Pen"?
  18. gamera


    Sep 20, 2004
    Gloucester, MA
  19. Phil Mastro

    Phil Mastro

    Nov 18, 2004
    Stacy sounds to emo... unless you're an emo band.