Rock Band Dog Names

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Introduction

Music plays a part in virtually every aspect of our lives and we all have our own favorite style. Some of us enjoy the twang of a country song but others love the hard pounding rhythm of a  rock band. For those who like rock, certain bands typically endear themselves to you. Chances are you had a couple of favorites when you were a child or teen and now that you are an adult you have added to your list. One of the best ways to pay tribute to the band that holds your heart is to bestow their moniker on something you truly care about such as your beloved pet dog.

Rock Band Dog Names in Pop Culture

Rock Band Dog Name Considerations

Chances are that your love of music and your special affinity for rock bands is the moving reason that you have decided to dub your new four-legged buddy with a name that reflects your heart’s interest. The attraction of music is psychologically strong and often overpowering so it is not uncommon to want to proudly proclaim your feelings by giving your furry buddy the name of your favorite rock band.

Whether you like Snoop Dogg or some other musical group, there will be no problem calling your dog by its handle. Imagine how fun it will be to be driving to the dog park with your canine companion while you both jam out to a rock song blaring across your car radio and that song is being played by the very group that shares your dog’s name. How fun would that be?

Also,  look on the bright side, by naming your dog after your favorite rock band the odds that you will never forget his name in a moment of fogginess. Your favorite musical group is usually deeply ingrained in your thoughts and heart.

Whatever the reason might be that spurs you to name your dog after a rock band, the chances are good that his name will be unique and instantly attract attention. Be prepared because you will probably have to recount how your dog received his unusual rock band name.

Male Rock Band Dog Names

Votes Name Vote
7
Gene
For Gene Simmons, the lead bassist and founder of the rock band Kiss
6
Billy
Named after the lead singer and songwriter Billy Squier
6
Plant
As in Robert Plant who was the lead singer for Led Zeppelin
6
DC
For Australian rock band AC/DC which was formed by Angus and Malcolm Young
5
Megadeth
The name refers to the heavy metal rock band Megadeath which was formed in Las Angeles, California in 1983
5
Kiss
Refers to the iconic rock band Kiss which was formed in 1973
4
Crue
Motley Crue was formed in Las Angeles, California
4
Tesla
The name refers to the heavy metal rock band Tesla which was formed in 1981
4
Jimmy
Jimmy Page was the founder of the rock band Led Zeppelin
4
Rush
The name refers to the Canadian rock band Rush
4
Seger
The name is based on the singer, songwriter, and musician Bob Seger
4
Beatles
The name refers to the iconic English rock band the Beatles
3
Led
Named after the London rock band Led Zeppelin
3
Motley
Named after the American heavy metal rock band Motley Crue
3
Elvis
The name refers to Elvis Presley who was the King of Rock and Roll
1
Zeppelin
Named after the iconic rock band Led Zeppelin which was formed in London in 1968
1
Sabbath
Named after the English rock band Black Sabbath which was formed in 1968
1
Ozzy
Refers to the iconic Ozzy Osbourne, formerly of Black Sabbath
1
Nirvana
The American rock band Nirvana was formed by Kurt Cobain in 1987 in Aberdeen, Washington
0
Bruno
The name is based on the singer and instrumentalist Bruno Mars
-1
Pantera
The name Pantera refers to a rock band that was formed by the Abbot brothers in 1981
-1
Cooper
As in Alice Cooper, a very unusual performer in his time
-1
Hendrix
The name refers to rock guitarist Jimi Hendrix
-1
Who
The English rock band the Who was formed 1964
-1
AC
The name refers to the Australian rock band AC/DC which was formed in 1973
-2
Squier
The last name of rock musician and singer Billy Squier
-2
Bob
As in Bob Seger who played with Bob Seger and the Last Heard
-3
Ringo
Ringo Starr belonged to the iconic rock band the Beatles
-3
Simmons
The moniker is the last name of Gene Simmons who founded the rock band KISS in 1973

Female Rock Band Dog Names

Votes Name Vote
8
Gwen
The name is the first name of rock singer Gwen Stefani
7
Pepper
The name is short for the Red Hot Chili Peppers
6
Janis
As in rocker Janis Joplin
6
Rage
The name is short for the rock band Rage Against the Machine which was formed in 1991
5
Madonna
The name is based off the American rock singer Madonna
5
Roses
After the rock band Guns n Roses which was formed in California in 1985
5
Poison
American rock band Poison, which was formed in the mid-1980s
4
Cher
Denotes the famous Cher
4
Pink
Refers to the rock singer Pink.
4
White
Refers to an English rock band named Whitesnake which was formed in 1978
3
Maiden
The name is related to the English rock band Iron Maiden
3
Cherry
Short for the rock band Buckcherry which was formed in 1985 in California
3
Journey
Journey was formed by former members of Santana in 1973
3
Lita
Hard rock singer Lita Ford, who was one of the first female rock singers
2
Alice
The name refers to the iconic performer and band Alice Cooper
2
Love
Courtney Love, a rock singer with the band Hole
2
Blondie
The name is after the rock band formed by Debbie Harry
2
Joan
The first name of female hard rock icon Joan Jett
1
Eagles
The classic rock band the Eagles was created in 1971
1
Purple
Deep Purple which was formed in 1968
1
Warrant
The name refers to the American rock band Warrant which was formed in Los Angeles in 1984
1
Genesis
Based on the rock band Genesis which was created in 1967 in England
0
Ford
English rocker Lita Ford
0
Pat
The name refers to the rock singer Pat Benatar who is also a four-time Grammy winner
-1
Cinderella
American band Cinderella was formed in 1983
-1
Stevie
Rock singer Stevie Nicks, who was formerly with Fleetwood Mac
-2
Queen
For the British rock band Queen which was formed in 1973
-2
Mac
The rock band Fleetwood Mac was formed in London in 967
-3
Jett
The last name of female rock icon Joan Jett who formed the rock band Joan Jett and the Blackhearts

Community Dogs With Rock Band Names

Axl's name story for Rock Band Dog Names
Axl
Male
Chinese Crested
Miami Beach, FL

I've always been a fan of Guns N' Roses