Tuesday, April 28, 2020

Top Ten Tuesday-- Band Names

Top Ten Tuesday is a really cool original feature/weekly meme now hosted over at That Artsy Reader Girl. Each week they post a new Top Ten List that bloggers join in on answering... and today (April 28th) I'm one of them :)

Today's Topic

Top Ten Book Titles That Would Make Good Band Names

  • I don't know what I was doing last week, but I missed the topic that I suggested!!!
  • I don't know where the idea for this came from, but I'm glad I suggested it because it was so fun to figure out which titles would make cool bands-- and what kind of bands they would be!!  It was fun for my imagination!

1.  Delirium (#1) by Lauren Oliver
  • Delirium could totally be a band name-- it could be a 70's psychedelic rock band, or some kind of EDM group.

2.  Good Me, Bad Me by Ali Land
  • Definitely a mainstream pop band.

3.  Last Seen Leaving by Caleb Roehrig
  • Again, totally mainstream.

4.  Saint Anything by Sarah Dessen
  • I could see this being a British rock band.

5.  Neverworld Wake by Marisha Pessl
  • 90's grunge.

6.  Wink Poppy Midnight by April Genevieve Tucholke
  • I don't know what kind of band this would be, but I like it!!

7.  Little Monsters by Kara Thomas
  • This was a toss up between this and Delicate Monsters. I went with this but either one would work.

8.  Imaginary Girls by Nova Ren Suma
  • Again, this was a toss up between this, Wilder Girls, and Those Girls.  This could be an 80's girl band like The Bangals or The Go-Go's.

9.  Brutal Youth by Anthony Breznican
  • I think this one is my favorite.  Totally a punk or post-punk band.

10.  Meddling Kids by Edgar Cantero
  • Can we please get a band with this name?? I'm here for all the Scooby-Doo references!!

Honorable Mentions: The Lifeboat Clique, Those Girls, Ketchup Clouds, Dorothy Must Die, Crash and Burn, Hysteria, Will Grayson, Will Grayson

Which band would you listen to??  Pick a favorite!


  1. Definitely agree with Delirium and Saint Anything. I really enjoyed this topic last week, thanks for suggesting it :).

    My TTT: https://notprimadonna.blogspot.com/2020/04/top-ten-tuesday-books-i-enjoyed-when-i.html

  2. I love Brutal Youth! Little Monsters is a good one, too.

  3. Great list! Meddling Kids would be such a good band name.

  4. Delirium would make a brilliant band name!
    My TTT: https://jjbookblog.wordpress.com/2020/04/28/top-ten-tuesday-261/

  5. So many good ones. I mean, are you sure there isn't a band called Last Seen Leaving? Brutal Youth is definitely my favorite (makes me think of one of my fave bands, Sonic Youth)

  6. You did a great job with your list.

    My TTT .

  7. I loved this topic! Book titles go so well with band names. :) Delirium is a great one (honestly, I think Lauren Oliver should go into naming bands- I used Panic last week haha) and Imaginary Girls is great. Meddling Kids is awesome!! Little Monsters too...

  8. I now want a band named Saint Anything! That would be so cool!

  9. It was a fun topic you suggested, but I had a hard time with it and had to do something else. It was fun reading through other people's picks, though. Bummer that you missed your own topic :)

    Happy TTT!

  10. Oh I love Meddling Kids! And Delirium and Little Monsters and Saint Anything a well :)

  11. I wouldn't mind Saint Anything as a folk or bluegrass band since bluegrass is featured in the book. :D

    Lauren @ Always Me

  12. AH so many great picks, I LOVE Delirium and Little Monsters, such great names!

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