The Well I'm Sure I Left It There Yesterday Band

is quite a mouthful in every sense. In order to reduce wear and tear on the lips, a long time ago
someone mercifully decided to take the first letter of each word and formed the acronym


For most situations this abbreviated nomenclature has proved sufficient. However,
for the terminally lazy, the band also answer to the monosyllabic TWIZ. No-one
knows why this simplified variant is spelt with a 'z'. Twiz: It just is.

Kent de Boulevard
doing his Satchmo thang
  Anton Maria von Wegen and
friends arriving at Cannes, 1997.

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