If somebody glosses you with a nickname, you’d better live up to it. Dan is counting down his top 5 nicknames in rock. Handles that truly fit the persona of those who bore them. You’ll find no “King of Rock and Roll” on this list. But there is a Lizard King!
Doors-Roadhouse Blues-Jim Morrison-“The Lizard King”
Ozzy-Crazy Train-“The Prince of Darkness”
Ted Nugent-Cat Scratch Fever-“The Motor City Madman”
Eric Clapton-The Core-“Slowhand”
Bruce Springsteen-Born to Run-“The Boss”