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 March 2020)
A round up of Def Leppard News with links to stories and updates from this week in the band's history.
A week where the first cancellation of a 2020 show took place.
Mexican Festival Show Cancelled
Earlier this week the Domination Festival set for 1st May in Mexico City was cancelled.
The organisers announced the expected cancellation via their social media accounts.
Possibly the first of many cancellations to come this year as events all over the world are being affected by the Coronavirus situation.
There is still no word on the status of The Stadium Tour shows.
London To Vegas Release Postponed
The 'London To Vegas' box set was moved from 24th April to 29th May this week.
HITS VEGAS/HYSTERIA AT THE O2 Digital Films
But the Las Vegas and London shows from the upcoming 'London To Vegas' box set were listed as digital downloads on Apple Music.
Each is available separately to download but without the extras from the Blu-ray and DVD versions.
This is in addition to the digital audio versions due the same day.
Joe Elliott On Coronavirus
Joe once again mentioned the current lockdown situation on his radio show:
"I hope you're all surviving this lock down. It's a very very tricky time for all of us."
Def Leppard History
The first anniversary of the band's induction into the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame 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 first anniversary of the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame induction ceremony in New York.
The 31st anniversary of the 'Hysteria' album being certified 2 x platinum in the UK.
The 40th anniversary of the On Through The Night album peaking at Number 15 in the UK.
Both films from the upcoming 'London To Vegas' box set are now available as separate digital downloads.
The 2nd anniversary of Vivian Campbell being made an ambassador for the NI Hospice in his native Belfast.
The 4th anniversary of a Phil Collen show with Delta Deep. Watch video footage.
The 32nd anniversary of the 'Armageddon It' sigle being released in the UK.
The 37th anniversary of a 'Pyromania' tour show in New Jersey with rare media photos available.
'Run Riot' was released as a digital download/steam and as a video on YouTube from 'Hysteria At The O2'.
The first anniversary of two U.S. TV performances promoting the RRHOF Induction. Watch video footage.
The 5th anniversary of a UK Tour and album title announcement in 2015 for the 'Def Leppard' album.
The 9th anniversary of a show by Thin Lizzy featuring guest guitarist Vivian Campbell.
The 1st May show in Mexico City was cancelled by the organisers.
The 'London To Vegas' box set was moved to late May due to the current virus outbreak situation.
The first anniversary of the band's interview and performance on the Howard Stern show to promote the RRHOF Induction.
The 40th anniversary of the 'On Through The Night' album's North American release.
The 32nd anniversary of the 'Hysteria' single becoming the band's first U.S. Top Ten single.
The 2nd anniversary of the Teenage Cancer Trust show in London, England. View video footage.
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