Where did the band Lynyrd Skynyrd take their name from?

Answer Southern rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd adopted its name in honor of a gym teacher named Leonard Skinner at Robert E. Lee High School in Jacksonville, Florida. The name was a teasing acknowledgment of Sk... Read More »

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How did the band Seether get their name?

The rock band Seether, originally from South Africa, used to be called Saron Gas. Since the name change, Seether has achieved worldwide success, with multiple gold albums and number one hits in sev... Read More »

Why did the jump arounds change their name to the fresh beat band?

There are many suggestions why, some deal with customer complaints. However, if you look at the cost of re-branding something I tend to go with the litigious route. There is another band called ju... Read More »

What band took their name from a street sign in Harlem?

The Sugarhill Gang took its band name from a street sign in Harlem, New York. The band has been credited with bringing the hip-hop genre popularity with the release of the successful single, "Rappe... Read More »

Name one band or artist that EVERYONE should give a listen to, at least once in their lifetime.?