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Fun With Bad Band Names

The annual CMJ Music Conference is underway in New York which has again attracted hundreds and hundreds of indie bands from all over the world. As with any large festival (SXSW, CMW, NXNE), there are plenty of groups with goofy names.

The Guardian has combed through the lineup to find some of the best of the worst names. They include:

Milk Dick

A Live Like Pi (Yes, 3.1415…)

Space Bacon



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