Def Leppard

Celebrating 500 Rock Concerts Tonight At Red Rocks

I'm attending my 500th rock concert tonight - Hall & Oates at Red Rocks Amphitheater with my daughter. 500 is more than most, far less than others - but worthy of 10 random thoughts, stats and memories… 1 - FIRST CONCERT KISS w/ Vandenberg and Riot. 1/14/84 at Convention Center Arena in San...
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Watch Def Leppard Perform On American Bandstand In 1983 (#TBT)

Def Leppard promoted the release of their 1983 breakthrough album Pyromania with an appearance on Dick Clark's "American Bandstand" and the classic footage can be seen below. In addition to lip syncing their singles "Photograph" and "Rock Of Ages", the members of the band were also interviewed by...
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Bon Jovi Visits Def Leppard

Here's a cool photo posted on the Def Leppard Facebook page of fellow vocalists Joe Elliott and Jon Bon Jovi. Eliott's caption reads "We've taken this photo 3 times now, (same jukebox !!!) once in 1988 I think, about 20 years ago & again today." (Photo by USA Today)
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Deerhoof Cover Def Leppard's "Pour Some Sugar On Me" (Video)

Def Leppard's music has been covered by a wide variety of artists through the years including Mariah Carey ("Bringin' On The Heartbreak"), Lionel Richie ("Long Long Way To Go") and Carlos Santana ("Photograph"). You can now add American indie rock band Deerhoof to that list as they've just released...
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Def Leppard Meets Arkansas' Deaf Leopards

The members of Def Leppard met the members of the Deaf Leopards on Wednesday in North Little Rock, Arkansas. Confused? Don't be. Def Leppard are the legendary British rock band. The Deaf Leopards are students from the Arkansas School For The Deaf, known as the "Deaf Leopards." An online petition...
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Def Leppard Kick Off 2016 Tour In Pensacola, FL (Video)

Joe Elliott and the boys in Def Leppard kicked off their 2016 summer tour this week with a show at Pensacola Bay Center in Pensacola, FL. Special guest Styx opened the show, although the majority of Leppard's summer tour dates will feature REO Speedwagon and Tesla in support. Click HERE for a full...
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Rolling Stone Names 100 Greatest Drummers of All Time

Rolling Stone magazine has published their list of the 100 Greatest Drummers of All Time and the full countdown can be found HERE. Who came in at #1? Neil Peart of Rush? Keith Moon of The Who? Ginger Baker of Cream? And what about the great timekeepers that didn't make the list? Certainly one-armed...
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