bflist#189. TED NUGENT (living). Bands assoc./w: The Amboy Dukes, Damn Yankees, Hear ‘n Aid, Damnocracy, singer Real name: Theodore Anthony "Ted" Nugent. ALSO known as The Nuge and the Motor City Madman. Religious beliefs: UNCERTAIN. Various sources says he is a Catholic or a Christian, but has also made statements critical of organized religion.