Doesn't it seem like there ought to be a lot of overlap between nicknames of professional sports teams and rock bands or singing groups? The formats (and often, the images wishing to be projected) are very similar, but I guess musical groups seek a bit more originality than sports teams. Thus we have a Dell-Vikings, but no Vikings; a Thompson Twins, but no Twins; both a 5 Royales and a Royal Teens, but no Royals; They Might Be Giants, but no confirmed Giants.
Near as I can figure, these are the only true overlapping names:
The Cardinals (as in Ryan Adams and the)
I'll give half credit to the Sonics, but not to the Famous Flames. What am I missing?