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10 Bands Named After Places


When their self-titled debut album was released in 1976, members of the rock 'n' roll band Boston had no idea how popular their progressive new sound would be. The record would become one of the best-selling debut albums in U.S. history, selling more than 17 million copies. Boston's distinctive sound can be heard in songs such as "More Than a Feelin'" and "Don't Look Back."