Def Leppard singer Joe Elliott hosted another edition of his weekly radio show last night on Planet Rock.
DEF LEPPARD News Round Up (9th-15th 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 "shit happened" and unfortunately...no one could wipe their f**king arse motherf**ker!...Oh and here's some trivial Def Leppard updates. Enjoy!.
Record Store Day 2020 Postponed
Record Store Day 2020 was postponed until 20th June following (see TV News for details) after the releases were revealed on 5th March.
Def Leppard are set to release the 'Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame' live EP.
Featuring five songs recorded on 29th March 2019 in Brooklyn, NY.
Down 'n' Outz's The Music Box E.P. is also due on the same day.
New Def Leppard Album Writing Session
During a radio interview Vivian Campbell once again mentioned an upcoming writing session for the next studio album.
According to him Joe, Sav and Phil are due (or were due...) to meet, presumably in Dublin, for an "initial" writing session later this month.
He said it was due to coincide with his next Last In Line shows which may (or may not) be happening over the weekend of 20th to 22nd March and therefore he could not attend.
Of course all immediate and future plans for the band and side bands in up in the air at the moment.
Def Leppard History
The 40th anniversary of the 'On Through The Night' album took place 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).
The latest edition of Joe Elliott's weekly radio show on Planet Rock.
The 37th anniversary of a 'Pyromania' tour show in Melun, France which was filmed for local TV. Watch all six songs.
The 40th anniversary of the 'On Through The Night' album being released in the UK.
The audio version of the Las Vegas Sin City Residency film appeared on digital platforms for release on 24th April alongside the CD/DVD/Blu-ray packages.
The Record Store Day releases were postponed to 20th June having originally been due on 19th April.
The 8th anniversary of a Phil Collen guest appearance song being released with the band Oedipus.
The 1979 early version of Glad I'm Alive was released as a digital single from the upcoming The Early Years 79-81 box set.
The 37th anniversary of the 'Pyromania' album peaking at Number 18 in the UK charts.
The 32nd anniversary of a 'Hysteria' tour show in Cologne, Germany. View the full concert video.
View footage of Joe Elliott from 2009 and 2010 at the Tartan Clef Awards in Glasgow, Scotland.
View a classic live photo from a 'Hysteria' tour show in Denmark.
Watch a performance of 'White Lightning' from the 'Adrenalize' tour.
Vivian talked about the next studio album during a radio interview.
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