ON THIS DAY: 1978

On This Day in 1978... Did You Know? Def Leppard played its first public gig, at a school in Sheffield, England. Their fee (roughly $12) was paid out of a teacher's pocket.

Raise A Pint Of Def Leppard Pale Ale

Def Leppard are the latest rock band to get in on the craft beer craze. Seattle-based Elysian Brewing Company is getting ready to release 'Def Leppard Pale' The 6% ABV beer combines "the infamous malt bodies of British ales with the mysteria of Pacific Northwest hops". It comes in 16oz cans that feature a Def…

Journey / Def Leppard 2018 Setlist

Journey and Def Leppard Friday, July 13 at Comerica Park WARNING : SPOILERS AHEAD!   Journey Setlist Separate Ways (Worlds Apart) Only the Young Be Good to Yourself Stone in Love Wildest Dream Lights Lovin', Touchin', Squeezin' Jonathan Cain Piano Solo Open Arms Escape La Do Da Steve Smith Drum Solo Liberty Wheel in the…

Def Leppard's Phil Collen Never Gets Tired Of Playing The Hits

Some artists complain about having to play the same songs over and over, but not Def Leppard. In a recent interview, guitarist Phil Collen was asked if he ever got tired of playing the band's hits over and over. Collen said "Are you kidding me? I'm 60 now and the fact that I can perform…

8 Rock Albums That Had Hard Acts To Follow

Aerosmith’s Rocks was released 42 years ago today (May 3), and in its own right, it’s a classic album, but it certainly had a lot to live up to considering it was released a little over a year after Toys in the Attic.