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The Morning Benders Change Their Name to POP ETC

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Mar 26, 2012

Cultural misunderstandings. They’re a hoot right? Well, not when you’ve named your band after a potentially offensive one, as The Morning Benders’ Christopher Chu discovered. Today The Morning Benders announced they’ll be changing their name to POP ETC. More


Jul 12, 2012

If you were a fan of The Morning Benders, you will not recognize the band’s first album since their name change, the self-titled POP ETC. Earlier this year, the band announced a name changethey discovered “morning benders” is a homophobic slur in the U.K., so, admirably, they traded brand awareness for a non-offensive name, POP ETC. More