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42 Years Ago DEF LEPPARD ON THROUGH THE NIGHT Tour In New York, NY (Concert Review 1)

Def Leppard 1980. Def Leppard 1980

Def Leppard played a show on the On Through The Night tour in New York, NY on 1st August 1980 and an archive concert review is available to read.

The New York Times reviewed the show which took place at The Palladium.

A show story from the 'Animal Instinct' book is also available.

The band's first visit to this city.

Def Leppard 1980.

The New York Times - Concert Review Quote

"Compared to AC/DC, the group positively sparkled...the playing is crisp and tight, the tempos are varied, the rhythm section rocks instead of lumbering along like a dinosaur, and macho excess, both vocal and instrumental, kept to a minimum."

This and other archive concert reviews can be found on the show pages in the Tour History.

Fan photos and reviews from any past tour can be submitted - Here

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