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Friday, 18th April 1980
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  • Location / Bradford, England
  • Venue / St. George's Hall

The first show by the band in this city since January 1980 on the club tour.

The first time at this venue.

Another show on the On Through The Night UK and World tour with Magnum and local/young acts in support.

The venue is located in the city centre and is surrounded by various courts and council buildings.

It was opened in August 1853.

The venue is a Grade II listed Victorian building that was renovated in 2016 to 2019 and has hosted concerts since at least 1956.

The opener for this show was Shadow Fax (or Shadowfax), a London based New Wave Of British Heavy Metal band.

They featured Martin Harris (lead vocals/bass), Darryl (guitars), Ken Lipshum (guitars) and Tony Church (drums).

The band released at least one single called 'The Russians Are Coming' in 1980.

Read more about this tour in the Lep History section.

Fan Photos.

show intro

  • 00 - When The Walls Came Tumblin' Down Album Intro

setlist - (Unconfirmed)

songs by album / single

show info

  • Tour - Def Leppard On Through The Night UK Tour 1980
  • Fan Recorded - none yet
  • Venue - Website
  • Venue Address - Bridge Street, Bradford BD1 1JT
  • English County - West Yorkshire
  • Area Map - Google
  • Last Show Here - 30th January 1980
  • Capacity - 1,672
  • Attendance - n/a
  • Total Gross - n/a
  • Show Time - n/a
  • Tickets - £2.50/£3
  • Promoter - M.C.P./Midland Concert Promotions
  • Headliner - Def Leppard
  • Support Act - Magnum
  • Support Act - Shadow Fax/Shadowfax

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