Was (Not Was) - Watch your language

There are always those bands who feel they can only exist if all members are willing to use one and the same last name. The Ramones are convincing evidence.

That is also the case with Was (Not Was): the founders of this pop rock band originating from Detroit, Michigan, David Weiss and Don Fagenson, go through life musically as Don and David Was. 

Meaning of band name Was not was - Pronunciation guide
Make sure to say the name correctly: say wââhs and not wos.

To give the fans a helping hand a band name was conceived of that - for all we know - is unique in the sense that it includes a compact pronunciation guide.

So in fact we need to read Was (Not Was) as Wââhs (Not Wos). 

Will you please keep this in mind from now on? Thank you.

Active: 1979-1992; 2004-present, USA

See also: Ramones


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