Def Leppard singer Joe Elliott hosted another edition of his weekly radio show last night on Planet Rock.
DEF LEPPARD News Round Up (23rd-29th September 2019)
A round up of Def Leppard News with links to stories and updates from this week in the band's history.
A week where Joe remained in the USA to promote his new Down 'n' Outz album and Vivian continued his touring with Last In Line.
Oxford 1980 Live Album/OTTN 40th Anniversary
Joe revealed during a live radio interview that the 1980 live album will be released in 2020 to celebrate 40 years since the release of the 'On Trough The Night' album.
First mentioned in the 1987 'Animal Instinct' biography and then by Joe in January 2018 when he revealed it had been found again and newly mixed.
Def Leppard 2020 Tour/New Music
Joe also revealed that Def Leppard's 2020 touring schedule would start in the Summer. Phil had previously mentioned a busy year for the band with shows already booked. He also said he will write more new music for the band during his time off.
Down 'n' Outz Touring/New Music
During the same SiriusXM interview Joe revealed a possible Down 'n' Outz tour for late Spring/Early Summer 2020 and that he would work on new music in the meantime over the winter months alongside Def Leppard work.
Last In Line Tour 2020 Date
Vivian's Last In Line band announced their first show of 2020 as well as more dates for 2019. The first event or release to be confirmed for next year by the band or any of the members' side projects.
Last In Line Show/Cancellation
Vivian Campbell played another show with his Last In Line band in Leesburg, VA to promote their second studio album but had to cancel the following nights show in Hopewell, VA due to "unforeseen circumstances".
Def Leppard History
The 26th anniversary of end of the 'Adrenalize' world tour took place this week.
View the various stories from this week below.
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The latest edition of Joe Elliott's weekly radio show on Planet Rock.
The 26th anniversary of the end of the 1992/1993 'Adrenalize' world tour in Mexico City. Read the band's thoughts on the last show.
The 23rd anniversary of the 'All I Want Is Everything' single reaching Number 38 in the UK charts in 1996. The third UK single from the 'Slang' album..
The 5th anniversary of the band's appearance at Wembley Stadium before an International Series NFL game in London. Watch the full performance video.
Vivian's Last In Line announced a new show for 2020 in the USA and more 2019 dates. The first announced show for 2020 by Def Leppard or any band member side project.
Vivian's side band Last In Line played a show in Leesburg, VA. View fan photos and video footage.
The 31st anniversary of the 'Hysteria' and 'Pyromania' albums reaching 7 million sales in the USA. Meaning the band were the first act to have back-to-back 7x platinum releases in the country.
The 14th anniversary of Phil Collen's side band Manraze playing their debut show in London, England.
Joe Elliott revealed that Def Leppard will start their 2020 touring in the Summer during a live interview on SiriusXM radio as well as his plans to write more new music for the band and also Down 'n' Outz.
Joe Elliott revealed the Oxford 1980 live album will be released in March 2020 to coincide with celebrations for the 40th anniversary of the band's debut album 'On Through The Night'.
The 27th anniversary of the 'Have You Ever...' single reaching Number 16 in the UK charts. The third single from the 'Adrenalize' album.
Joe and Phil were interviewed backstage at the iHeartRadio Music Festival and recalled the recent Sin City Residency. Watch the full video.
Joe Elliott appeared on a live edition of the Trunk Nation show on SiriusXM radio in Los Angeles, CA. Listen back to the two hour show.
The 26th anniversary of the 'Two Steps Behind' single reaching Number 32 in the UK charts.
Read the full transcript of Joe's monthly radio show for SiriusXM's Deep Tracks..
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