They Might Be Giants
Who writes a song about a name they found in a phone book? That's just one of the everyday things these guys find to sing about. Anything in their field of vision or general scope of knowledge is fair game. If you cross paths with them, so are you.
Jon Oliva of Trans-Siberian Orchestra
Writing great prog metal isn't easy, especially when it's for 60 musicians.
A band so baffling, even their names were contrived. Check your score in the Ramones version of Fact or Fiction.
The man who created Yacht Rock with "Sailing" wrote one of his biggest hits while on acid.