Tag Archives: Def Leppard

Def Leppard – Hysteria at the O2

If like me, you remember “Hysteria” being released then you’re officially old – it’s over 30 years ago. It’s an album that saw Def Leppard’s popularity explode and they were constantly in the charts and on TV as the album spawned seven singles. To celebrate the 30th anniversary in 2017 …

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THE HEAVY METAL TRUANTS ANNOUNCE VIRTUAL CHARITY RIDE SET TO BE BIGGEST YET

THE HEAVY METAL TRUANTS RIDE AGAIN… VIRTUALLY! CHARITY CYCLING TROOP TO RECREATE LEGENDARY DOWNLOAD FESTIVAL RIDE ON A GLOBAL SCALE AND INVITE ALL TO JOIN REIMAGINED RIDE SET TO BE THEIR BIGGEST YET, WITH NO RESTRICTION ON NUMBERS OR LOCATION DOWNLOAD TV TO TAKE PLACE 12-14 JUNE The Heavy Metal …

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KISS and DEF LEPPARD Jigsaw Puzzles to be Released!

Official KISS and DEF LEPPARD jigsaw puzzles to be released this month. North American hard rock legends KISS, and the British hard rock legends DEF LEPPARD, will get the Rocksaws jigsaw puzzle treatment in April. Zee Productions will release two classic DEF LEPPARD album covers, “Hysteria” and “Pyromania”, and four …

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Def Leppard to release “London to Vegas” DVD

On April 24, Eagle Rock Entertainment will present legendary British Rock ‘N’ Roll icons and Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame® inductees Def Leppard: London to Vegas. This limited edition 2Blu-ray+4CD, 2DVD+4CD, DVD/Blu-ray+2CD and digital format release features two spectacular concert films: Hysteria At The O2 and Hits Vegas, Live …

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Tuk Smith & The Restless Hearts Debut Single

Introducing Tuk Smith & The Restless Hearts DEBUT SINGLE, “WHAT KINDA LOVE,” OUT NOW  ANNOUNCING US DATES WITH MÖTLEY CRÜE If rock is dead, someone forgot to tell Tuk Smith. He flies the flag for the genre in the same way as today’s rock idols have. So it is only fitting …

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THE STADIUM TOUR SUMMER 2020

THE STADIUM TOUR SUMMER 2020 DEF LEPPARD MÖTLEY CRÜE  POISON JOAN JETT & THE BLACKHEARTS   The world’s most iconic and celebrated rock legends will hit the road together next summer for a coheadlining tour SO MASSIVE that it could only be held in America’s biggest stadiums. THE STADIUM TOUR featuring …

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Down ‘n’ Outz – This Is How We Roll

Down ‘n’ Outz, the side project of Def Leppard‘s frontman Joe Elliott was founded back in 2009. Heavily influenced by Mott The Hoople the band also features a somewhat stellar cast with members of The Quireboys, Wayward Sons & Vixen. You can find out the history behind the project from …

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Down ‘n’ Outz – Announce New Studio Album

DEF LEPPARD’S JOE ELLIOTT FRONTED PROJECT ANNOUNCE RELEASE OF NEW STUDIO ALBUM  “THIS IS HOW WE ROLL” Release date: 11th October 2019 UMC Single: “This Is How We Roll” Out Now Down ‘n’ Outz, the project headed up by Def Leppard front-man and 2019 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductee …

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Download 2019 review

Friday Despite an early bus from Derby, the shuttle from the transport hub to the guest entrance resulted in a wait of an hour, so when I finally made it into the arena I’d missed the arrival of the Heavy Metal Truants after their cycle ride from London to raise …

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Def leppard – Motorpoint Arena, Nottingham- 8th December 2018

Tonight’s show was completely sold out – not a huge surprise really as not only is this Def Leppard on tour, it’s Def Leppard playing their biggest album (and arguably one of the biggest selling rock albums in history) in full – Hysteria. As if that wasn’t enough, they’ve brought …

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Def Leppard – The Story So Far – The Best Of Def Leppard

Ahead of their UK tour, Def Leppard are releasing a greatest hits album – “The Story So Far – The Best Of Def Leppard”, due for release on 30th November It will be available in multiple configurations: a 2-CD set comprised of 35 tracks, 1-CD comprised of 17 tracks, 2LP …

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Def Leppard – Hysteria – The Singles

Def Leppard are really ending the year with a bang. Not only are they touring the UK playing the Hysteria album in full, but they’re also releasing a “best of” compilation album with tracks spanning most of their career. That’s not all though – they’re also releasing “Hysteria – The …

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Download festival announce 2019 headliners

Download Festival, the world’s premier rock event has announced Def Leppard, Slipknot, and Tool, as its 2019 headliners, plus SEVENTEEN of the world’s most exciting bands in rock, pop punk, hardcore and metal. The three-day festival takes place on 14 – 16 June 2019 at the spiritual home of rock …

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Down ‘n’ Outz New Live Album and Reissues

DOWN ‘N’ OUTZ New LIVE Album: “The Further Live Adventures Of….” Release date: 1st December 2017 Re-Issues: “My Re-Generation” + “The Further Adventures Of….” Release date: 1stDecember 2017 Instant Grat track Available with Preorder “Overnight Angels” – Down ‘n’ Outz are pleased to announce the release of a brand new live album …

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Def Leppard – Hysteria (30th anniversary edition)

It’s exactly thirty years since Def Leppard released their classic album, Hysteria. It’s the album that turned them from asuccessful rock band to mega-stars and is one of very few albums to have ever been certified as Diamond in the US. To be certified Diamon, the album has to sell …

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Def Leppard – Announce 30th Anniversary Release of Hysteria (Remastered 2017)

  Def Leppard Announce 30th Anniversary Multi-Format Release of Hysteria (Remastered 2017) Release Date 4th August 2017    “…the greatest power-pop band ever to masquerade as metal”– New York Magazine “The massive-selling album turned a young Sheffield band into global superstars” – Classic Rock magazine “1987’s Hysteria, an absolute masterpiece of immaculate, futuristic rock production” – …

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Def Leppard To Release The Def Leppard EP on Record Store Day 2017

UMC/Mercury are pleased to announce the release of “The Def Leppard EP” in conjunction with Record Store Day 2017. This release marks the start of a series of catalogue releases over the next few years for Def Leppard. 22nd April 2017 will see the band release their original first EP …

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Def Leppard – Announce Release Of “And There Will Be A Next Time – Live From Detroit”

EAGLE ROCK ENTERTAINMENT TO RELEASE AND THERE WILL BE A NEXT TIME – LIVE FROM DETROIT ~ 10th FEBRUARY 2017~ PRE-ORDER TO LAUNCH 11th NOVEMBER 2016 EXCLUSIVE CLIP OF “LET’S GO” LIVE FROM DVD PREMIERES  VIA BILLBOARD.COM TODAY! Legendary rockers Def Leppard excited and thrilled fans nationwide with their massive …

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Tesla – Announce Album “Mechanical Resonance, Live!”

Announce Album “Mechanical Resonance, Live!” to be Released August 26th, 2016 2016 Summer Tour With Def Leppard set to Kick off on June 22nd in Boston It’s been said that lightning never strikes the same place twice. However, it does in the case of Tesla. The band is thrilled to …

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