Mötley Crüe icon Nikki Sixx post a recent photo on his Instagram account and revealed a rare special Mötley Crüe memorabilia from April 24th, 1981.

Here is his statement about the photo:

“On April 24th, 1981 – 38 years ago today Mötley Crüe played their first ever gig at the Starwood club in Hollywood California… @motleycrue”

You can see the photo below:

Yesterday, Mötley Crüe’s Nikki Sixx shared two different photos and revealed what ‘Mötley Crüe’ means with a beautiful illustration and dictionary screenshot.

Here is what he wrote:

What is a Motley Crew? @motleycrue #thedirt


1. exhibiting a great diversity of elements:
a motley crowd.

2.being of different colors combined:
a motley flower border.

3. wearing a part-colored garment:
a motley fool.

You can click here to see the illustration and the screenshot.