7 Bands with Alternative Spellings

  Mötley Crüe, NOT Motley Crew The band once called "Mars" were playing a gig and another band referred to the group as "a motley looking crew" and the rest is history. The Beatles, NOT The Beetles The inspiration behind the name Beatles came from The Crickets. The misspelling was simply a play on the…

ON THIS DAY: 1976

On This Day in 1976... Did You Know? Led Zeppelin's The Song Remains the Same was awarded a gold album.  

ON THIS DAY: 1984

On This Day in 1984... Did You Know? Led Zeppelin's The Song Remains the Same album was certified double-platinum, and In Through the Out Door was certified for sales of three-million.  

ON THIS DAY: 1968

On This Day in 1968... Did You Know?   At Surrey University in England, the band briefly known as The New Yardbirds played its first show as Led Zeppelin.