What Makes a Great Band Name?

August 13, 2013{ 8 Comments }

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OK. Now that we’ve gotten that out of our system, let’s take a look at some serious things to consider when you’re thinking about your band’s name — and what’s going to attract the attention of fans (and Google)?

Check out these four articles about your band name:

1. Trademark Your Band Name… NOW!

2. SEO Band Names: How to Choose a Band Name So You’ll Be Found Online

3. Renaming Your Band: How to Re-Brand Without Losing Your Fans

4. Is Your Band Name Holding You Back?

What do you think makes a great, memorable band name?

What are some of your favorite band names out there? Let us know in the comments section below.

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  • acidgreen

    hahaha nice idea!

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  • meiraybell

    This was cool!!! Got a band name Dr. Grizzly Ltd. more like a company name haha.. but i did have a good time. Australian music blog

  • http://diymusician.cdbaby.com/author-chris-robley Christopher Robley

    Wow. That's a niche demographic!


  • http://diymusician.cdbaby.com/author-chris-robley Christopher Robley
  • MichelleBelanger

    Thanks for that tidbit, Terry. I never knew where they got that. I'll never think of them in quite the same way.

  • MichelleBelanger

    Dr. Crazy Ltd

  • Kathie Anne Smart

    Queen Crazy UK

  • Matthew

    Dr. Crimson Crazy Tones! I love it!!!!