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Phil Collen Says New Songs Will Have Classic Sound

Tuesday, 4th February 2014

Phil Collen Sheffield 2008.
Pic By DefDazz/Darren

Def Leppard guitarist Phil Collen has been interviewed by Rock Nytt and commented on the new material the band are currently writing/recording in Dublin.

Phil says the band aim to finish a new album in 2014 and the material will have a "classic sound".

Phil talked about VIVA! Hysteria and the recording of the Hysteria album during much of the interview as well as Steve Clark's input, Vivian joining, the 3 Continents In One Day trip, the Slang album (translated as 'Hose'...) and the new material.

Visit the Album News section. For more news on new music (based on band member quotes) dating back to January 2011.

Rock Nytt - Phil Collen Interview Quotes (Translated)

New Album?

"But now I can who are happy to announce that we are in the process of writing new material and we aim to have a new album finished in 2014."

Details Of New Material?

"As you understand, I can not go too deep into it all, but I can assure everyone that there will be a return to the more classic sound that the band has become known for. I do not think there are many who will be disappointed."