72 Fake Rock Names

See the reasons for the changes

October 30, 2018

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Only the names have been changed, but not to protect the innocent. These are rock stars, innocence seldom applies. But all 72 rockers on this list had reasons to use an alias. Sometimes their names were too long, or too famous, or just didn't sound famous enough.

See the list HERE

As someone who should be on the list once wrote "I changed my name in search of fame, to find the Midas touch. I wish I never wanted then, what I want now twice as much" - Ian Hunter (Patterson)