Band Name Origins

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A Pete De Rose song.
A villan in the 1967 Jane Fonda movie 'Barbarella'.
Title of an unemployment form.
They wanted a generic name void of any preconceptions about their style of music.
The brothers Gibb.
From a William Blake quote 'If the doors of perception were to be cleansed every thing would appear to man as it is, infinite'.
Boys Entering Anarchistic States Toward Internal Excellence
The name of an S&M book a band member found on a sidewalk in New York.
Inspired by a friend and a logo on 'Olympia' beer cans.
After the mythical river that people crossed over to go into Hell.
Inspired by an Australian Aborigine custom of sleeping with three canines on extremely cold nights.
Named after Robert E. Lee High school gym coach.
Police code for indecent exposure.
A term meaning you smoked pot and goofed off all day.
A British inventor/farmer in the 1800's who invented the precurser to the modern plow.
Named after a state of sleep.
A dildo in the William Burroughs novel 'Naked Lunch'.
In Buddhism it means the state of perfect blessedness attained through the annihilation of the self.
Keith Moon joked that the creation of a Super Band would go over like a lead balloon.
A type of spy plane used by the United States.
A 1972 movie starring Jeff Bridges.
The average amount a man ejaculates.
Portuguese for 'panther'.
Slang for a speed freak.
Named after a medieval torture device.
Named after a 1963 horror movie starring Boris Karloff.

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