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Heavy Metal Band Names: Real or Fake?

The heavy metal genre is hardly lacking in ridiculous band names and over-the-top album covers — in the case of Manowar here, we get both.

This is one arena where the real names sound too good to be true, so can you tell which ones actually are? Take my quiz and see if you can thrash out the authentic evildoers from the devilish death-metal deceivers.

Heavy Metal Band Names: Real or Fake?

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eowynnie eowynnie 8 years
I totally thought Grond was one. I know it was the battering ram in LOTR, but I seriously thought someone named their band after it.
darksoul darksoul 8 years
Wait... there was a punk band in there. What gives? Punk is not metal!
Miss-Senorita Miss-Senorita 8 years
Guessing awarded me with 6/10 not bad!!!
SolariPicasso SolariPicasso 8 years
I distinctly remember a group called Lucy's Fur Coat. Which could be Lucifers Coat or Goat I want credit for that question.
eveday eveday 8 years
6/10...It's been a long time since I was the typical heavy metal fan.
Spiderlove Spiderlove 8 years
9/10... my fiance was in metal bands for 20
Crue Crue 8 years
60% wow, I did better here than I ever did in school (LOL) & I'M A METALHEAD!!!!!!
littlekaren littlekaren 8 years
6/10 I can live with that!
littlekaren littlekaren 8 years
6/10 I can live with that!
sh0kr0k sh0kr0k 8 years
9/10 baby! Funny thing is, I actually listen to some of these - including Manowar! :D
Autumns_Elegy Autumns_Elegy 8 years
6/10 Argh, for a metalhead I did terribly.
Arivia Arivia 8 years
Me too, Licia! I wonder how many more would be right if we fed them to m-a, lol.
licia licia 8 years
lol Ten out of ten, I know my metal. Teehee :D
UrbanBohemian UrbanBohemian 8 years
Wow, I missed many! Some of the names were pretty funny. The second one was pretty objectionable though. But the others I'm curious about their music now :-D
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