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17 Years Ago DEF LEPPARD ROCK OF AGES Tour 2005 In St. Paul, MN (Concert Review 1)

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Def Leppard played a show on the Rock Of Ages tour in St. Paul, MN on 29th July 2005 and an archive concert review is available to read.

The Star Tribune reviewed the show which took place at the Midway Stadium.

A second review is available for this show.

The first visit to this city since April 2003.

Rock Of Ages 2005.

Star Tribune - Online Review Quotes

"There was plenty of other cheese to go with the ballpark fare: Adams led the crowd through what seemed like 45 minutes of na-na-nas during "Cuts Like a Knife"; the Leppard guys strutted out on stage to Queen's "We Will Rock You" as if they've taken over as Britain's kings of metal."

"From a sentimental standpoint, though, Def Leppard was hard to resist. Arguably the band with the saddest episode of VH1's "Behind the Music," they drew on their survivor instinct with fist-pumping hits like "Rock of Ages,"Rocket,"Photograph" and "Foolin'." Singer Joe Elliott can still wail out many of the old notes, but guitarists Phil Collen and Vivian Campbell ("the new guy") hit most of the show's highs."

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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