Def Leppard

Def Leppard's Joe Elliott (David Becker/Getty Images)

As Def Leppard’s 2015 Tour Launches, Joe Elliott Gets Real About Being in a ‘Legacy’ Band

Elliott is one of rock’s true believers. “When you’re from a certain era, or you’re of a certain age, it’s really hard to let go of why you got into this in the first place. And we got into it to make albums.”

06/23/2015

Def Leppard's Joe Elliott

Def Leppard’s Joe Elliott on the Majesty of Thin Lizzy

Joe Elliott talks about his relationship with Thin Lizzy, his favorite song, his favorite album and how Phil Lynott blamed Def Leppard for splitting up the band.

03/17/2015

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Def Leppard Will Probably Decline a Rock Hall Induction

That is, unless the fans are pissed that they declined. Then they’ll reconsider.

02/19/2015

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Def Leppard Announce North American Summer Tour with Styx and Tesla

Hard rock legends Def Leppard are teaming up with Styx and Tesla for an extensive tour of North America.

02/12/2015

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KISS and Def Leppard Announce Co-Headlining U.S. Summer Tour

The press conference was a mutual admiration society, and also paid tribute to our troops.

03/17/2014

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Def Leppard’s Vivian Campbell To Tour, Despite Chemo

Def Leppard guitarist Vivian Campbell has announced he has been battling Hodgkin’s Lymphoma for several months. In a post made to Def Leppard’s website, Campbell addressed his diagnosis and chemotherapy treatment. He writes, “I feel […]

06/11/2013

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