I Love the Sound of Breaking Glass

VU – 1967

Dusty Springfield – 1968

Who – 1969

Kraftwerk – 1977

Pere Ubu – 1978

Bowie – 1977

Lowe – 1978

Billy Joel – 1980

Minor Threat – 1981

SPK – 1982

Einstürzende Neubauten – 1983

Annie Lennox – 1992

John Zorn – 1993

Sia – 2016

Naming Records after Other Artists

Kanye West has again changed the title of his upcoming album, from Swish to Waves:

Nathan Williams, AKA California surf punk band Wavves, responded:

This reminds me of a similar situation in 1977. In January, David Bowie released Low:

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Nick Lowe responded by releasing Bowi . . .

Bowi. . . dropping the final E from Bowie’s name, just as Low had done to his.