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  Article:  Why I Roar in Agreement with Joe Elliott in Saying That Def Leppard Is So Not a Metal Band

       So today I was looking around on the internet for current Def Lepp news and I stumbled across this interview that Joe Elliott did on a radio show, VH1 Classic’s On Tap with Nik Carter, where Joe makes some pretty good analogies on Def Leppard’s sound and where they should be categorized rock n’ roll wise. 934 more words

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Joe Elliott From Def Leppard Has No Interest In The Rock N' Roll Hall of Fame

What’s do you think of Joe Elliott from Def Leppard’s disinterest in the Rock N’ Roll Hall of Fame? Huffington Post has Joe saying they would turn down an invited to be in Cleveland, “The biggest compliment I ever got was my first platinum disk because it’s a representation of 1 million people who’ve bought your album, and those million mean a lot more to me than some people that decide whether you fit for the Hall of Fame.” 68 more words


That Metal Show – Season 14, Episode 1: Geddy Lee, John Petrucci

Season 14 of That Metal Show has finally arrived!  After a long hiatus, Eddie Trunk, Don Jamieson and Jim Florentine returned for another season of the ONLY show on television that gives just due to hard rock and metal.  984 more words

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Def Leppard Will Probably Decline a Rock Hall Induction

By Marissa G. Muller

If you’re looking, it’s not hard to find a lengthy list of complaints about the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, with genre bias, lack of diversity, and the seemingly arbitrary vetting process towards the top. 238 more words

The Route 103

0101: "She wasn’t just talking about my hair. She was talking about my life."

Besides dancing in my kitchen to Taylor Swift’s 1989 (favorites: “All You Had to Do Was Stay,” “How You Get the Girl,” “Bad Blood”), I spent my Christmas Eve attempting to conspire with my unruly locks by… 328 more words

My So-called Life

Down N' Outz at Riverside, Newcastle on 14th December 2014

On September 13th 1979 Def Leppard opened for The Red Rocker, Sammy Hagar, to kick off their UK tour in Newcastle’s Mayfair. It’s not a far cry from that venue tonight as Joe Elliott steps out onto the stage to rapturous applause. 625 more words


The Daily Cut: Def Leppard "Pour Some Sugar on Me"

Def Leppard: “Pour Some Sugar on Me”

ALBUM: Hysteria

YEAR: 1987

WRITERS: Steve Clark, Phil Collen, Joe Elliott, Robert John “Mutt” Lange and Rick Savage… 177 more words