There are several bands under this name. 1. Supernaut is British '70s Heavy/Psych/Doom metal band who had a promised deal with Vertigo Records in 1974, but Vertigo refused because they were too heavy. 2. Supernaut were an Australian glam/punk rock band from Perth, Australia formed in 1974 and disbanded in 1980. Formed in 1974 in Perth, Western Australia, Supernaut (originally named Moby Dick) had a short but successful career which yielded two straight top twenty singles (including a number one hit) and gold album status for their self titled debut album.