Musical Geographies: Geographical Band Names

Bands that name themselves after places they’re not from. It’s a thing, I guess?

“The House that Heaven Built” – Japandroids

From Vancouver.

“Contact High” – Architecture in Helsinki

From Melbourne.

“Suffer for Fashion” – Of Montreal

From Athens, Georgia.

“Lisztomania” – Phoenix

From Paris.

“The Rip Tide” – Beirut

From Santa Fe.

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