Band Name Origins

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Can you name the bands from their origins?

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

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