The “hair metal” era of hard rock from 1983 to 1990 brought us Motley Crue, Ratt, Poison, Bon Jovi, Def Leppard, Quiet Riot, Cinderella, and Skid Row. Those were the HIGHLIGHTS. And no, I don’t mean that as a joke. But there were other hair metal bands that only had a single blip on the radar. “L.A.