LIVE: Steel Panther

Glam-metal parody group Steel Panther roared at House of Blues on June 12.

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Steel Panther got all glammed up for their show at House of Blues on June 12.
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A glam-metal band, Steel Panther parodies the over-the-top aesthetics of '80s metal groups.
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They do it so well, in fact, that it can be difficult to tell where parody ends and authentic musicianship begins.
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Since forming 15 years ago, the group went by several names before landing on Steel Panther, which they adopted in 2008.
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They've also been known as Metal Shop and Metal Skool and have performed one-offs and secret shows as Danger Kitty and Jam Prancer.
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They're known for next-level performances and outrageous lyrics.
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To go along with their over-the-top theme, everyone in the band has a stage name.
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Steel Panther are vocalist Michael Starr, drummer Stix Zadinia, bassist Lexxi Foxx and guitarist Satchel (pictured).
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Despite their antics (or maybe because of them), Steel Panther is generally accepted by the metal community -- the L.A. band even opened for Guns N' Roses in 2011.
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Their latest record, "All You Can Eat," came out last year.
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Previous records have called out 50 Cent, Blink-182 and other musicians.
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