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Nomenclature of ROCK BAND / Music
Most of the bands often have very unusual name, we have tried to list the origins of some popular bands both past and present.
AC/DC – 1) It is said that one of the band member saw it on an appliance and thought it had something to do with power. (It does mean “alternating current / direct current”.) The band used it not realizing it was also slang for a bisexual - the band claims NOT to be bisexual.
2) In the vogue of other anti-everything bands it stands for3 Against Christ/Devil’s Children.
BEASTIE BOYS - According to Michael Diamond, BEASTIE stands for Boys Entering Anarchistic
Stages Towards Internal Excellence.