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16 Animal Band Names That Rock! (GALLERY)

Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, bands, names )

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From The Beatles to Fleet Foxes, to bands named after animals like whales, birds, monkeys, these animal bands rock (sorry, Justin Bieber and Miley Cyrus).

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GGmaSheila D. (175)
Tuesday November 5, 2013, 12:23 pm
Never heard of Noah and the Whale or Echo and the Bunneymen. Most of the others were great groups.

. (0)
Tuesday November 5, 2013, 1:31 pm
Pretty good list - how about The Dixie not.

Ruth C. (263)
Tuesday November 5, 2013, 2:45 pm
One of my favorite bands, Def Leppard!

Jerry B. (121)
Tuesday November 5, 2013, 2:58 pm
Noted LOL love those Bands..thanks Cher!

Past Member (0)
Tuesday November 5, 2013, 3:38 pm
The Byrds, The Animals, Steppenwolf ~ OMG! I didn't think anyone but me could remember back that far!

Barb Knight (1709)
Tuesday November 5, 2013, 3:39 pm
I'm so happy to see The Monkees rated #3!! That's pretty darn close to #1! My big brother was crazy about the Beatle songs and would always want me to watch their cartoon with him. And by the time The Monkees hit the TV Screens, man, we had found 'our show!' I'll have to create a blog about it and all my Monkee Adventures I had. REALLY! I loved all these bands. Man, those really were 'the good ol' days!' Thnx soooooo much for creating another trip down Barb's Memory Lane Cher!

Christeen Anderson (647)
Tuesday November 5, 2013, 4:06 pm
Thanks for the memories.

Kit B. (276)
Tuesday November 5, 2013, 4:45 pm

Interesting and fun but Steppenwolf was not named for a wolf rather the novel by Hermann Hesse from the 1920's. I wish the Animals and some others had made it, they sure started off great.

Elizabeth M. (68)
Tuesday November 5, 2013, 5:34 pm
Absolutely love the Eagles, and the Beatles when they were together. Also loved the 'Monkees . Brings back some memories of my girls enjoying these groups, but my memories are still with the Big Bands of 1940 - 1950 and a little later along came Elvis (his group - band and singers were with him all his years of fame). But of course he was not named after an animal - but boy he sure had animal attraction. lol.
Thanks Cher.

Past Member (0)
Tuesday November 5, 2013, 8:01 pm

Natasha Salgado (660)
Tuesday November 5, 2013, 8:06 pm
Some great ones on here! Echo and the Bunneymen is retro group from 70/80's and quite good! Thx Cher

Sara P. (73)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 8:37 am
Go Stray Cats, go :)))))

Malgorzata Zmuda (185)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 12:44 pm
fajne, dzięki
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