Mötley Crüe bassist and co-founder Nikki Sixx post recent photos on his Instagram account 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 see the illustration and the screenshot below: