Def Leppard appeared on The Howard Stern Show in 1999 and a classic video of PSSOM has been posted online.
DEF LEPPARD News Round Up (3rd-9th June 2019)
A round up of Def Leppard News with links to stories and updates from this week in the band's history.
An extremely busy week for the band and especially Joe.
Def Leppard started their 2019 European tour on 6th June in Solvesborg, Sweden at the Sweden Rock festival.
The band played to over 30,000 fans at the opening show of 2019 and performed a 17 song setlist.
The same 16 songs from the 2018 North American tour were included with the addition of 'Let It Go'.
View the show report for full coverage and the show page for links to many photos, reviews and videos.
Joe Elliott Guest Appearances
On 2nd June Joe once again performed 'PSSOM' with Billy Joel. This time at Madison Square Garden in New York.
This was followed up on 3rd June by a guest appearance at Ian Hunter's 80th birthday concert at the Winery Club in New York.
Joe played 3 song during the show as lead vocalist with Ian's own Rant Band.
Down 'n' Outz Album
During the end of an interview with SiriusXM in New York Joe mentioned his third Down 'n' Outz album would be released in mid October.
The full details of the release have yet to be announced but it will include songs written by Joe and only one cover version.
New Show Announced
A new show was announced for September in Las Vegas, NV. The band will appear at the iHeart Radio Festival alongside old friends Heart and Tim McGraw at T-Mobil Arena just a few weeks after ending their second residency in the same city.
Def Leppard History
The 20th anniversary of the North American release of the 'Euphoria' album took place this week. An album that featured a return to the band's trademark sound.
This week also saw the anniversary of the first show of the 2006 YEAH! tour in Milan, Italy.
Many other anniversaries of major events in the band's history were also remembered this week.
View the various stories from this week below.
Visit thesection. For more news on future tour plans.
Visit thesection. For more news on new music (based on band member quotes).
Te Howard Stern Show posted a video of the band's acoustic performance of 'PSSOM' from July 1999.
The 10th anniversary of the release of the two Deluxe Editions for 'Pyromania' and 'Adrenalize' albums.
The 20th anniversary of the 'Euphoria' albums release in the USA and Canada. Featuring the singles 'Promises' and 'Goodbye'.
A round up of the many media reviews and photos posted from show #1 of the 2019 European tour.
A report on the first show of the Def Leppard 2019 tour at Sweden Rock with the full setlist and details of the concert.
The 8th anniversary of the opening night of the 2011 Mirrorball world tour plus the North American album release.
A new show in Las Vegas, NV was announced. The band will appear at the iHeart Radio Festival alongside many pop and rap acts plus old friends Tim McGraw and Heart.
The 26th anniversary of the band's famous homecoming show at Don Valley Stadium in Sheffield. The largest UK headline show the band have played outside of festivals to over 40,000 fans.
The 40th anniversary of an important early show for the band in Sheffield at Crookes Workingmen's Club. Attended by Geoff Barton and Ross Halfin.
During the same chat with SiriusXM show Debatable Joe let slip that the third Down 'n' Outz studio album will be released in October.
When talking to SiriusXM radio Joe discussed the band's friendship and the Rock And Roll Hall of Fame Induction.
Joe followed up his MSG appearance by singing 3 songs with Ian Hunter's Rant band during his 80th birthday show also in New York. Ian turned 80 on 3rd June.
Joe appeared on stage with Billy Joel for a second time to perform 'PSSOM' at New York's Madison Square Garden arena.
The 20th anniversary of the band's live TV performance of 'Promises' on Channel 4 ahead of the 'Euphoria' album release.
The 13th anniversary of the YEAH! tour starting in Milan, Italy at the Gods Of Metal festival. An event headlined by KISS.
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