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And a possible band showdown 'Boston vs Chicago' would sound like a sports match, haha. - Metal_Treasure
Berlin is an American new wave band. They gained popularity with a song from the film Top Gun - "Take My Breath Away" (a 1986 movie).
Berlin is the capital of Germany. - Metal_Treasure
The band was named after its founder - Glenn Danzig but Danzig is a stage name (he was born Glenn Allen Anzalone).
And Danzig is the German name for Gdańsk - a city in Poland (a Baltic Sea port).
I don't know why he has chosen Danzig but it was probably related to the fact that his family was of Italian, German, and Scottish heritage. - Metal_Treasure
They are an Australian rock band - Metal_Treasure
Nazareth is the capital and the largest city in the Northern District of Israel. Nazareth is known as "the Arab capital of Israel".
Nazareth are a Scottish hard rock band formed in 1968, that had several hits in the UK.
I know their cover song 'Love Hurts', originally by The Everly Brothers. - Metal_Treasure
I know the name of this band only because in 1999 their song "Fried Chicken and Coffee" was nominated for a Metal Grammy. And the song isn't metal at all. Neither is the band. - Metal_Treasure
Hanoi is the capital of Vietnam. But this is a Finnish glam rock band with some members from other countries. The band had some success in the 80s but unfortunately it will be associated mostly with a tragic accident:
Their British drummer Nicholas Dingley aka Razzle died in a drunk-driving car accident in the US.
The drunk driver was Mötley Crüe's singer Vince Neil. They were friends. - Metal_Treasure
A metal band from Spain. There are many cities and towns with this name around the world. - Metal_Treasure
Song - Life Is Hard, But Life Is Hardest When You're Dumb.
Great title! - Metal_Treasure
Supergroup of famous German rappers Bushido, Kay One and Fler. It's unlikely they will ever record another album since they are now all in a feud with each other. - Martin_Canine
UK metal band - Metal_Treasure
Dutch music artist named after a city in Canada - Metal_Treasure
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