Band name...

Discussion in 'Bass Humor & Gig Stories [BG]' started by ArsonBass, Oct 1, 2001.

  1. Decent!

    27 vote(s)
  2. Sucks!

    32 vote(s)
  1. Ok.. what do you think of the Band name...

    Arson... We play Heavy Metal from Black Sabbath to Early MetallicA and hard Rock.. Current MetallicA and Other stuff.. The occasional Soft Rock song..
  2. how bout "Arse-On"?;)
  3. I like that better.:D

    Rock on
  4. beaglesandbass

    beaglesandbass Think first, then post? Staff Member Gold Supporting Member Supporting Member

    Aug 14, 2001
    Philly Suburbs
    i think its not that good, but odn't lisen to me, i just think the worda rson is to plain, i like sumthing like 'The Arsonists" better
  5. sanitymw

    sanitymw Guest

    Mar 28, 2001
    It would be 50% better if you played Jump in the Fire- Metallica....... so...... do you?
  6. i like it. it's pretty cool... my band's name is defect right now... go to the website (down in the sig)
  7. HEy Godsmack, there is a signed band in NZ called "Defekt". But don't worry, they suck @ss.
  8. melvin

    melvin Guest

    Apr 28, 2001
    Yeah :D
  9. how about "Johnny Arson"

  10. hmm. 50-50 split (at the moment)

    i guess that means it's up to you
  11. merlin

    merlin Guest

    The Arsonistic Terrorists (TAT). hmm wouldn't go down too well at the moment.

    Arson sounds ok.

  12. Herm

    Herm Guest

    I played with a Heavy Metal band called Arson in the early 80's. I replaced one of the guitar players for around a year, until we replaced a few more members of the band and changed the name of the band to "No Escape".

    That was the first band I played bass for.
  13. Ignus

    Ignus Guest

    Jul 27, 2001
    My band's name is "Damien Thorn" which I really had no say in and I'm sure there are others around with the same name. Most notably our last drummer who said "well... I guess we'll have to see who gigs first."

    As you might be able to tell... It didn't end well, but I would personally ditch the name, but our dumb-ass non-creative guitar player is dead set on keeping it until we run into legalities with it.

  14. Try thinking of a name that means something, but also means something else that doesn't really make sence. like "Pregnant Virgins" -(just an Xample)

    SCODI :cool:
  15. thomas

    thomas Guest

    Jul 26, 2000
    Barnesville, GA USA

    The Arsonists is too punk, Arson is more metal

    Or perhaps Ahrsun! With an omelette on the "u" of course!
  16. playerdelabass

    playerdelabass Guest

    Oct 8, 2001
    SW England
    All names sound pretty silly when you think about them, but when you hear it in context, it sounds fine.

    For example, just think about "the Red Hot Chilly Peppers" or "The Who" or "The Beatles" or "Hooty and teh Blowfish" - Just something to think about.
  17. merlin

    merlin Guest

    Blink 182, koRn all crap.

    Oh the names! riiiight!


  18. Josh Ryan

    Josh Ryan - that dog won't hunt, Monsignor. Supporting Member

    Mar 24, 2001
    That was on last night, my wife had never seen it. I love those old creepy devil movies.
  19. frankencow150

    frankencow150 Guest

    Oct 17, 2001
    i think arson is a cool name.all heavy metal bands should have a scary-feared name like that.bye
  20. joke

    joke Guest

    Sep 17, 2001
    I would personnaly go with that 1! It would make people think about the name for a few more seconds, and that maybe result in them remembering you!