There are two musicians with the name Michael Monroe. One of them has also formed a band called Michael Monroe. 1) Michael Monroe (Matti Fagerholm, born on June 17, 1962 in Helsinki -) is a Finnish rock musician. He's best known as the singer of Hanoi Rocks . His characteristics are bleached blonde hair, feminine make-up and glamorous fashion. Personally he has released 5 solo records: Nights Are So Long, Not Fakin' It, Peace of Mind, Life Gets You Dirty and Whatcha Want. He has also played in Jerusalem Slim and Demolition 23.
In 2010, after Monroe had left Hanoi Rocks, he formed a new band working under his name. The Michael Monroe band features Michael Monroe (vocals), David "Ginger" Walls (guitar), Todd Youth (guitar), Sami Yaffa (bass) and Jimmy Clark (drums). The band is working on their first album. In live shows, they will play Demolition 23 and Hanoi Rocks songs in addition to their own material.