Band Name Origins

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Can you name the bands from their origins?

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

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