Def Leppard singer Joe Elliott hosted another edition of his weekly radio show last night on Planet Rock.
DEF LEPPARD News Round Up (21st-27th October 2019)
A round up of Def Leppard News with links to stories and updates from this week in the band's history.
A week where Vivian continued to tour with his said band Last In Line.
Best Of Back On Billboard
'The Story So Far...The Best Of' greatest hits album re-entered the US Billboard charts this week.
The 2CD set which was released in October 2018 spent it's third week in total on the Top 200 chart.
Down 'n' Outz On UK Charts
'This Is How We Roll' the third album by Joe Elliott's side band Down 'n' Outz entered the UK charts this week.
It entered the Rock And Metal chart at Number 4 as well as debuting on three other charts.
The album has (so far) not entered the US charts.
Last In Line USA Tour
Vivian continued to tour the USA with Last In Line following his recent back surgery.
The band played shows both opening for UFO as well as their own headline dates.
Shows were played in Sauget. IL, Cincinnati, OH, St. Charles, IL and Wabash, IN and last night in Columbus, OH.
Down 'n' Outz Signed CD Competition
Joe ran a contest on his weekly Planet Rock show last night to win a singed CD of 'This Is How We Roll'.
UK fans can enter the contest until 5pm on Wednesday 30th October. Enter via the show link below.
Def Leppard History
The 24th anniversary of the 3 Continents In One Day world record attempt and 'Vault' album release took place this week along with the anniversary of Steve Clark;s final show with the band.
View the various stories from this week below.
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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 27th anniversary of a guest appearance by Jon Bon Jovi/Richie Sambora on the 'Adrenalize' tour in their native New Jersey. Watch the full show.
The 31st anniversary of the last show on the 1987/1988 'Hysteria' world tour and the final full concert by guitarist Steve Clark with Def Leppard.
The 31st anniversary of a guest appearance by Iron Maiden's Steve Harris during the 'Hysteria' tour. View a rare photo.
The 24th anniversary of an acoustic show on the 'Vault' promo tour in Singapore. View TV footage.
Joe Elliott talked about the new Down 'n' Outz album during an interview with US radio. Listen to the full audio.
Another show by Vivian's side band Last In Line in Wabash, IN. View the setlist/photos and video.
The 15th anniversary of the release of the 'Best Of Def Leppard' album in the UK along with a DVD collection.
Another show by Vivian's side band Last In Line in St. Charles, IL. View the setlist/photos and video.
The 23rd anniversary of a show in Geneva, Switzerland during the 'Slang' tour. View the full show.
More shows by Vivian's side band Last In Line in Sauget, IL/Cincinnati, OH. View the setlist/photos and video.
The 24th anniversary of the 3 Continents In One Day world record breaking series of shows to promote the release of the 'Vault' greatest hits album on the same day.
The 2018 'The Story So Far...The Best Of' album re-entered the Billboard charts and spent it's third week only on the Top 200 this week.
The 27th anniversary of a show in Binghamton, NY during the 'Adrenalize' tour. View the full In the Round show video.
The 4th anniversary of the release of Phil Collen's first autobiography 'Adrenalized: Life, Def Leppard, and Beyond'.
Joe Elliott's side band Down 'n' Outz entered the UK album charts with 'This Is How We Roll' including a Number 4 entry on the Rock Chart.
The 6th anniversary of the 'VIVA! Hysteria' CD/DVD/Blu-ray release in the UK showcasing the band's first Las Vegas residency.
The 24th anniversary of the 'When Love & Hate Collide' single reaching Number 2 in the UK. The band's biggest hit single in their home country.
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