The Weird Original Names Of Bands You Love

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Not all bands have just one name over the length of their existence.  Some of them started off with pretty ODD names, before settling on something better and getting famous.  Here are 10 examples:

1.  The Bee Gees:  The Rattlesnakes

2.  Van Halen:  Rat Salad.  It’s actually the title of a Black Sabbath song.

3.  Black Sabbath:  Polka Tulk Blues Band

4.  Earth Wind & Fire: The Salty Peppers

5.  Green Day:  Sweet Children

6. Pink Floyd:  The Tea Set

7.  The Red Hot Chili Peppers:  Tony Flow and the Miraculously Majestic Masters of Mayhem

8.  New Kids on the Block:  Nyuk

9.  Maroon 5: Kara’s Flowers

10.  Coldplay: Starfish