Oct 012013

Here is the fourth in the series of weird and wonderful music titles found in SUNCAT.

The answers to last week’s quiz, which was to guess the genre the given titles referred to, are:

  • Leap : the magazine for Britain’s club casualties. – Rave/Dance music
  • No depression. – Country music
  • Elemental. – Rap/Hip-hop
  • No more masterpieces. – Punk rock

For this week’s quiz can you tell which titles refer to each of the following genres: classical; hip-hop; pop; reggae; and soul? N.B. Only one title applies to each genre. Answers will appear in the next ‘Let There Be Music’ blog post.

  • The revolution will not be televised.
  • Rhubarb bomb.
  • The cotton patch rag.
  • Wax poetics.
  • Ricochet! Ricochet!
  • Rockin’ bones.
  • Fo’c’s’le.
  • Safe as milk.
  • Samurai jam.
  • Ovation.
  • Sanity is boring.
  • Mugwumps.
  • Satan’s fishtank.
  • HAGL. (Have a good laugh)
  • Come for to sing.
  • Boom-shacka-lacka.
  • Reassess your weapons.
  • A sense of purpose.
  • Angry voices.
  • Shot from all sides.
  • Bandits one to five.
  • Sick sounds.
  • Swing like 60!.
  • Gardyloo.
  • Skipping kitten.
  • Slow dazzle.
  • Slug & lettuce : a zine supporting the do-it-yourself ethics of the punk community.
  • Generic drivel.
  • Stand & deliver.
  • The Devil’s box.
  • Station alien.
  • Penguin eggs.
  • Stringent measures.
  • Sugar beat!.

Look out for the fifth in the series of music serials coming soon! For other weird and wonderful titles take a look in SUNCAT.

 October 1, 2013  Posted by at 9:33 am Weird titles Tagged with:  Add comments

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