Verbose Band Names

Can you name the bands based on the verbosely paraphrased versions of names?

Verbose NameBand NameYear Formed
A state of insanity and senseless folly1976
The male children of an expanse of sand or pebbles along a shore1961
The organized civil force that aims to maintain maximum law abidance1977
The turning or revolving of hard substances, formed of mineral matter, of which rocks consist1962
A place or state characterized by freedom from or oblivion to pain, worry, and the external world1987
Abbreviated initials given to electrical apparatus that is adaptable for alternating and direct current1973
Fun or jest, as opposed to seriousness that is of a relatively low temperature having little or no warmth1996
Any of several large, soaring birds of prey noted for their size, strength, and powers of flight and vision1971
The movable solid barriers used for opening and concealing an entranceway, commonly turning on hinges1965
The insects characterized by hard, horny forewings that cover and protect their membranous flight wings (alternate spelling)1960
A woman, or something personified as a woman, that is foremost or preeminent in any respect, in usual terms a sovereign or monarch1971
The interval of light between two successive nights that is coloured the shade of growing foliage, between yellow and blue in the spectrum1987
Weapons with mechanical attachments, from which projectiles are shot by the force of explosives paired with prickly-stemmed, showy-flowered shrubs1985
Day of rest and religious observance among certain religions that lacks hue and brightness; absorbing light without reflecting any of the rays composing it1968
An apparatus for receiving or transmitting broadcasts linked to the uppermost part of the human body, considered to be the center of all thought and intellect1985

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