What does PM5K stand for?

Powerman 5000

Metal and hard rock fans often refer to the band Powerman 5000 as PM5K. Fronted by singer Michael David Cummings, bka Spider One, PM5K has been active since 1991.

Through the years, PM5K's lineup has rotated through roughly two dozen different members. As of 2022, the band consisted of Spider One, Murv3, DJ Rattan, and Taylor Haycraft. Some of the group's hit songs include When Worlds Collide, Bombshell, and Supernova Goes Pop.


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