It's pretty self-explanatory: You cut one letter from a band's name, changing the meaning/gravitas/entire point of the name. Sometimes you upload a picture as well, like this one.
Or this one.
The best ones are often the most head-smackingly obvious in retrospect.
The Grateful Dad #RemoveALetterRuinABand— Arb Cowboy (@ArbCowboy) July 20, 2014
Now this is a summer festival reunion tour we can get behind.
Some bands give you more mileage than others.
#RemoveALetterRuinABand Codplay, Oldplay, Coldlay, Coldpay... that band is just perfect for this.— Stephen De Carlo (@Fuzunga) July 20, 2014
With others, the joke comes from the juxtaposition between the real band's image and whatever you've created.
To be honest, the whole thing sounds like a dad joke to us.
Daft Pun. Every song is a dad joke. #RemoveALetterRuinABand— Brandon W. Peach (@BrandonPeach) July 20, 2014
Presented without comment.
Wonder if he's any relation to Llama Del Rey.
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