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My new band, Emperor Go-Mizunoo. We're kind of Maroon 5-meets-Josh Groban.

Here's a useful meme to generate not only your band name, but your first album cover! It's kind of like Making Your Porn Name 2.0. Commence with the time suckage!

Via "Best Week Ever":

1 - Go to Wikipedia, hit “Random Article.”

The first random Wikipedia article you get is the name of your band.

2 - Go to The Quotations Page, hit “Random Quotes.”

The last four or five words of the very last quote of the page is the title of your first album.

3 - Go to Flickr and click on “Explore the last 7 days.”

Third picture, no matter what it is, will be your album cover.

4 - Use Photoshop/MS Paint or similar to put it all together.

5 - Host it and post it the comments, mother hubbards!

My band is Emperor Go-Mizunoo and our first album is "When Secretary Generals Are White." We've kind of got an early '90s, Better Than Ezra/Toad the Wet Sprocket/Gin Blossoms alterna-pop vibe. Only with more auto-tune.

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PatrickJoseph 12 years, 6 months ago

Malta at the 1928 Summer Olympics with our album "Suddenly it's about 'doing'" We're a art-rock band with a sardonic sense of humor. (judging from our name)

smerdyakov 12 years, 6 months ago

Nabataean, "The Way of All Flesh" (album art: http://i222.photobucket.com/albums/dd162/number13001/randomband.jpg )

Still working on our sound--but it will be indescribable, like nothing else you've ever heard, and/or mellow funk.

alm77 12 years, 6 months ago

The Little Street "Better Eat and Be Pleasant"

You tell me what this sounds like....

alm77 12 years, 6 months ago

smerd, that's an awesome picture. Did you really get that randomly??

gavon 12 years, 6 months ago

alm77, I could ask you the same question regarding your near-perfect album cover. It looks like something released by a Dave Matthews cover band. Lovely.

And smerdy's is indeed pretty awesome.

smerdyakov 12 years, 6 months ago

Yes'm, followed the rules and everything. There were actually even better photos on the flickr explore page I was given—notably the sunset silhouette of a rather ripped, shirtless man cradling a baby.

I did like your shot, too... "Over the Rainbow and Dreaming" perhaps.

lindzow 12 years, 6 months ago

Arthur R. Kelly, "And I Dare To Do So A Little More As I Grow Old"

http://picasaweb.google.com/lh/photo/JJDcewymuMV_lWPyvA27RQ?feat=directlink

R. Kelly's older brother's latest attempt to rectify the family name. The right way.

frankt 12 years, 6 months ago

Announcing Jerome D'Souza's new album, "Revenge Has A Killer Body"

http://viewmorepics.myspace.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=user.editAlbumPhoto&albumID=512878&imageID=12286692&MyToken=1b185325-59a1-428b-bc26-07cbec3995f4 (Must have MySpace to view, I guess.)

On his solo album debut, D'Souza combines the sitar sounds of his native India with elements of American glam rock to create an elegantly layered Kenny G meets David Hasselhoff on Acid vibe that can only be described as uniquely Jerome D'Souza.

frankt 12 years, 6 months ago

Here's my album cover on a public site (It may not be pretty, but I've invested a lot of time on this and I'll be damned if nobody can see it): http://picasaweb.google.com/ftankard/Desktop#5307892413253036722

alm77 12 years, 6 months ago

Dup, I think "There When It Goes Off" works. Kind of leaves that wonderment of what does it mean?

Frank, your cover is BEAU-tiful.

Smerd, my "really" was a "WoW! Really??" not an accusatory "oh, really?" just so you know.... I'm astounded that you got a picture of a guy and a freaking guitar.

Which leads me to ask, why have none of us come up with a cover of some gawdawful party pic or the obligatory shirtless dude taking his picture in the bathroom mirror with his cell phone??

Jill Ensley 12 years, 6 months ago

Alm, for that to happen, we'd have to get random pics from MyFace, Spacebook if you will.

I came out with some Lillith Fair fare.

http://s51.photobucket.com/albums/f385/blustocking/?action=view&current=litascoin.jpg

alm77 12 years, 6 months ago

Yeah, after I asked that, I realized it says: Explore / Interestingness / Last 7 Days

I would suppose "interestingness" would indicate above average photos.

that_will_do_pig 12 years, 6 months ago

Musee national Eugene Delacroix, with our debut album "It is very easy to say yes"

album cover: http://www.flickr.com/photos/goljadki...

I suppose we're a... delightful french electro-pop outfit. and we like carla bruni very much.

fearoflight 12 years, 5 months ago

Diomidis Spinellis, with our album "...the wisest might err".

album cover: http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v727/FearOfLight/band.jpg

acid jazz. probably.

gavon 12 years, 5 months ago

Ha! Very nice, fearoflight. Thank you for keeping this thread undead.

Astrapto 12 years, 5 months ago

Lathlain (a suburb in Western Australia) Album: Wise Enough to Rule Others" (from Edward Abbey) Check out the album cover: http://shorl.com/dagygrudrysysy

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