Is there a funnier album title?

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Shawn Mullins: "The First Ten Years" (1999).

That's all. Just sharing.

Hurlothrumbo (hurlothrumbo), Tuesday, 8 July 2003 19:50 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

"The Essential Shawn Mullins" is likewise a howler.

amateurist (amateurist), Tuesday, 8 July 2003 19:57 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

"Mellow Gold"

Kenan Hebert (kenan), Tuesday, 8 July 2003 19:58 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

As I've previously stated (to mild but uniform ILM derision), I like "Lullaby". But this is too much.

Hurlothrumbo (hurlothrumbo), Tuesday, 8 July 2003 20:00 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

How about Vanilla Ice's Hard To Swallow?

Naive Teen Idol (Naive Teen Idol), Tuesday, 8 July 2003 20:00 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

surely that is self-aware ribbing though!

amateurist (amateurist), Tuesday, 8 July 2003 20:01 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

Hmmm -- nothing about VI ever really struck me as "self-aware"--least of all his rap-rock comeback--but you never know.

Naive Teen Idol (Naive Teen Idol), Tuesday, 8 July 2003 20:27 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

up - shania twain
come on over - shania twain

(come on, someone had to notice)

frenchbloke (frenchbloke), Tuesday, 8 July 2003 20:53 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

"Urban Hymns".

Taylor Parkes (Taylor Parkes), Tuesday, 8 July 2003 20:57 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

"Listen Without Prejudice Vol.1"

N. (nickdastoor), Tuesday, 8 July 2003 21:11 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

"The Return of the White Nigger".

Chesnick, Tuesday, 8 July 2003 21:38 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

'Let's Bang'--Jennifer Love Hewitt

oops (Oops), Tuesday, 8 July 2003 21:46 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

ahem that's "Let's Go Bang"

I only know that because, er, um....

(hides)

amateurist (amateurist), Tuesday, 8 July 2003 21:54 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

shaggy - mr lover lover

ddd (ddd), Tuesday, 8 July 2003 22:06 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

staind - "14 shades of grey"

(speaking of which...)

weasel diesel (K1l14n), Tuesday, 8 July 2003 22:46 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

I'm partial to the Buttholes' Widowermaker.

TMFTML (TMFTML), Tuesday, 8 July 2003 23:54 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

Who had an album called "Big Cock"... yeah, that one!

dog latin (dog latin), Wednesday, 9 July 2003 00:12 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

I vote for Black Nasty's "AIDS Can't Stop Me"

Famous Athlete, Wednesday, 9 July 2003 00:43 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

Cream Corn From the Socket of Davis - Butthole Surfers
Hairway to Steven - likewise

John Bullabaugh (John Bullabaugh), Wednesday, 9 July 2003 01:38 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

Rode Hard And Put Up Wet--Squirrel Bait.

Christine 'Green Leafy Dragon' Indigo (cindigo), Wednesday, 9 July 2003 02:05 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

The Mekons' "The quality of mercy is not strnen."

Douglas (Douglas), Wednesday, 9 July 2003 04:37 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

Rod Stewart: Never a Dull Moment.

Justyn Dillingham (Justyn Dillingham), Wednesday, 9 July 2003 04:43 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

I remember laughing out loud when I first heard that R.E.M. were going to call their next album Monster, but the joke hasn't stayed w/me in that way for awhile.

M Matos (M Matos), Wednesday, 9 July 2003 04:48 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

ALWAYS loved The Faces "A Nod is as Good as a Wink to a Blind Horse" as an album title...

Bryan Moore (Bryan Moore), Wednesday, 9 July 2003 05:53 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

I seem to remember some band in the 1980s called the Fuk Notz coming out with an album entitled "Let's play Scratch 'n' Sniff with grandpa's butt"!!!!!

Old Fart!!! (oldfart_sd), Wednesday, 9 July 2003 10:42 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

Eugene Chadbourne, "I Support the Troops and I Want My Money Back"

Colin Meeder (Mert), Wednesday, 9 July 2003 11:01 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

Akinyele - "Vagina diner"

AK (Jacob), Wednesday, 9 July 2003 11:07 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

Well somebody already mentioned the Butthole Surfers. But nobody mentioned Alice Donut's records yet...
Donut Comes Alive!
Bucketfulls of Sickness and Horror in an Otherwise Meaningless Life
Revenge Fantasies of the Impotent
Untidy Suicides of yoru Degenerate Children
and of course, their greatest song title: "The Son of a Disgruntled X-Postal Worker Reflects on His Life While Getting Stoned in the Parking Lot of a Winn Dixie While Listening to Metallica."

Lord Custos Epsilon (Lord Custos Epsilon), Wednesday, 9 July 2003 11:11 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

20th Century Masters - The Millennium Collection: The Best of Semisonic

Curt (cgould), Wednesday, 9 July 2003 21:08 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

sly and the family stone: heard ya missed me, well i'm back

wrong on both counts!!

Dr. Annabel Lies (Michael Kelly), Wednesday, 9 July 2003 23:37 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

Help Satan to Annihilate the World's Rainforests


(Okay, it was lifted from the comic "Robotman", but I've always thought that'd be the coolest album title EVAH!)

Tuomas (Tuomas), Thursday, 10 July 2003 07:51 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

please hammer..don't hurt 'em

(doglatin: king kurt released an album with a picture of a huge chicken on the front. it was subsequently known as king kurt's big cock, and banned from woolworths...)

dbini, Thursday, 10 July 2003 11:08 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

as far as people who purposely give their albums funny titles, david holmes has a few gems – lets get killed and this film's crap lets slash the seats.

dyson (dyson), Thursday, 10 July 2003 12:34 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

Phil Collins called his greatest hits album "HITS". There used to be a big billboard on the approach to Blackfriars train station advertising it, with a picture of Phil and the word HITS written in very big letters.

Can you guess how that was subtly altered by some people with spraycans?

William Bloody Swygart (mrswygart), Thursday, 10 July 2003 12:46 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

dial 'm' for motherfucker

ron (ron), Thursday, 10 July 2003 16:09 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

fourteen years pass...

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new noise, Monday, 8 January 2018 04:58 (six months ago) Permalink

Blink-182 - Take Off Your Pants and Jacket

(Say it out loud, but make sure you're braced for the hearty laughter to follow.)

Bobby Buttrock (Old Lunch), Monday, 8 January 2018 13:20 (six months ago) Permalink

I seem to remember that the Super Furry Animals considered using the name of their song 'The Very Best Of Neil Diamond' as the album title (for what became Dark Days/Light Years). Probably good that they didn't, but it would have been hilarious.

A deliberate joke that I always thought was funny: Paul McCartney has this live album called Paul Is Live.

Valentijn, Monday, 8 January 2018 14:06 (six months ago) Permalink

As a title, "Yerself Is Steam"

Mark G, Monday, 8 January 2018 14:36 (six months ago) Permalink

(xp) bit too much like Throbbing Gristle, "20 Jazz Funk Greats" or Ween's "12 Golden Country Greats" perhaps?

Whiney Houston (Tom D.), Monday, 8 January 2018 14:43 (six months ago) Permalink

"There's a Whole Lalo Schifrin Goin On"

frogbs, Monday, 8 January 2018 14:49 (six months ago) Permalink

The Mekons' "The quality of mercy is not strnen."

Glad to see that someone mentioned this one early on in the thread (of course it doesn't make sense without the album cover)

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enochroot, Monday, 8 January 2018 15:57 (six months ago) Permalink

I know, I saw the album title back in the day but I never saw the album picture until about 15 years afterwards...

Mark G, Monday, 8 January 2018 16:02 (six months ago) Permalink

Nick Lowe's greatest hits album, 16 All-Time Lowes

frogbs, Monday, 8 January 2018 16:26 (six months ago) Permalink

Re: Christine Indigos earlier (14 years earlier) post. It couldn't be Squirrel Bait as they only made two lps in their lifetime. The eponymous debut and the wonderfully titled Skag Heaven. I'm pretty sure (if my memories of ads in old issues of Forced Exposure don't deceive me) that title you mentioned belongs to Bastro. Whom I believe are S.B. related so it's close. For some reason my subconscious keeps saying Gastr del Sol, but I'm gonna go with Bastro.

VyrnaKnowlIsAHeadbanger, Monday, 8 January 2018 16:53 (six months ago) Permalink

A book but I've always loved this title

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Chuck_Tatum, Tuesday, 9 January 2018 00:00 (six months ago) Permalink

There was a folk singer named something like "George Gerdes." Anyway, his first album was called "Obituary." His second album was "Son of Obituary."

banjoboy, Sunday, 14 January 2018 00:47 (six months ago) Permalink

there's an REO Speedwagon title but it's so LOL that I can't even type it correctly

trife's rich padgett (rip van wanko), Sunday, 14 January 2018 01:16 (six months ago) Permalink


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