In , they changed their name to Steel Panther. Before that, they were known as Metal Skool, an 80's glam metal parody and cover band which performs regular weekly shows in Hollywood and San Diego, then later Las Vegas. Originally formed as Danger Kitty, their first "claim to fame" was in a Discover Card commercial under that name and released a single for the song 'Love Rocket'. They changed
Steel Panther is an American rock band from Los Angeles , California, mostly known for their profane and humorous lyrics,  as well as their exaggerated on-stage personae that reenact the stereotypical " glam metal " lifestyle. The quartet began to gain popularity on the Sunset Strip during the early s under the name Metal Shop soon changed into Metal Skool, then into Steel Panther. Despite the name changes, and some members putting in time in a Van Halen tribute band, they finally managed to gain some success. Feel the Steel debuted at No. Sometime collaborator Dean Cameron , also credited with co-writing "Supersonic Sex Machine" on Balls Out , directed and co-wrote a pilot presentation in an attempt to land Steel Panther their own television program.