Duran Duran + 20 more rock bands whose names came straight from sci-fi

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Evan Hoovler
Dec 16, 2012

Anyone who has ever been to a Pink Floyd laser light show knows that there's a mind-blowing correlation between rock bands and science fiction. And why not? Both musicians and sci-fi filmmakers are trying to push the boundaries of entertainment. (It's weird how only the rock musicians get the groupies, though.)

To illustrate our point, we found 21 musical acts that got their names straight from sci-fi.