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Def Leppard members Joe Elliott and Phil Collen appeared on Virgin Radio in the UK this evening to talk about the Hysteria album.

The 'Hysteria' album was featured as part of the Classic Albums show from 7pm to 8pm.

Joe and Phil spoke to DJ Jamie East.

The interview was taped in March when they were in London to play the Royal Albert Hall show.

The full one hour video version has now been uploaded to YouTube and can be watched below.

They talked about the release of the album, album costs, Mutt Lange/Hit Singles, starting the album in Dublin, writing singles, Hysteria guitar recording, pop/rock sound, co-writing with Mutt, Animal, other influences, Love Bites, drum sounds, recording in Holland, writing/music credits, Phil joining in 1982, Women lyrics, writing/recording PSSOM, Hysteria album title/song, hearing the final mixes, anything they'd change, album release, album legacy.

Watch the full interview now or listen to the audio version at Virgin radio's website.

The video features more of the interview which was cut down on radio with the following songs played in full - Women, Rocket, Photograph, Animal, Love Bites and PSSOM.

Visit the Album News section for more news on new music (based on band member quotes).

Virgin Radio 2018 - Photo Gallery

Screenshots by dltourhistory.

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