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Motley Crue's Mick Mars Quits Touring

Mötley Crüe axe-slayer Mick Mars has retired from touring.The 71-year-old co-founding member of the 'Girls, Girls, Girls' group served as lead guitarist for four decades and heroically continued to play all these years despite suffering...

Motley Crue And Def Leppard Announce Joint UK Tour 2023

Motley Crue and Def Leppard have announced a joint UK and Ireland tour for summer 2023. The rock heavyweights - who toured North America earlier this year - have released new dates for their 'The...

Pink Joined Queen And Foo Fighters For Somebody To Love At Taylor Hawkins Tribute Gig

Pink stole the show at the Taylor Hawkins tribute concert in Los Angeles, joining Queen and Foo Fighters for a rousing cover of 'Somebody To Love'.The 'So What' hitmaker belted out the rock anthem that...

Def Leppard Became A 'Cool Legacy Band' Thanks To Streaming Services

Joe Elliott says streaming services made Def Leppard a "cool legacy band".The 'Pour Some Sugar On Me' hitmaker has suggested that without the likes of Spotify and Apple Music, the glam metal group's music might...

Def Leppard 'Surprised' To Make Another Album

Def Leppard weren't planning to release another album until the pandemic struck.The 'Pour Some Sugar On Me' rockers returned with their first album in almost seven years in May, 'Diamond Star Halos', but frontman Joe...

Tommy Lee Broke Four Ribs Carrying Luggage Down Uneven Stairs

Tommy Lee broke four ribs carrying luggage down uneven stairs at a rental house in Nashville.The Motley Crüe drummer has been unable to play full sets on the band's stadium tour after suffering the nasty...

Def Leppard To Bring The Stadium Tour To Europe

Joe Elliott has revealed Def Leppard's stadium tour will travel across the pond to Europe next year.The 'Pour Some Sugar On Me' rockers are currently on a jaunt across North America, but the 62-year-old frontman...

Def Leppard Unveil First Album In 7 Years, Release New Single Kick

Def Leppard have announced their first album in seven years.The 'Pour Some Sugar On Me' hitmakers - comprising Joe Elliott, Rick Allen, Vivian Campbell, Phil Collen and Rick Savage - had recently been teasing fans...

Nicki Sixx Shocks People With Sobriety

Nikki Sixx thinks people are always surprised he’s sober.The 62-year-old rocker insisted he has lived a “pretty clean lifestyle” for two decades but whenever fans see him out in public, they are keen to offer...

Sixx:a.m. Drop All-star Charity Single With Joe Elliott And Corey Taylor

Sixx:A.M. have released their all-star rendition of 'Maybe It's Time' featuring the likes of Joe Elliott, Corey Taylor, and Slash.Motley Crue rocker Nikki Sixx's band - which is completed by DJ Ashba and James Michael...

Motley Crue, Def Leppard And Poison Postpone Summer Tour

Motley Crue, Def Leppard, Poison and Joan Jett have postponed their summer tour due to the coronavirus pandemic.The four legendary acts were due to kick off a run of stadium shows on June 18 in...

Def Leppard Star Says It's Important To 'Roll The Dice'

Def Leppard's Phil Collen thinks it's important to ''roll the dice'' in the music business.The 60-year-old musician - who is best known for his association with the legendary group - has admitted to being inspired...

Def Leppard And Journey Hit The Road Again This Spring

It's a rock pairing we never would have imagined, but it's true that Def Leppard and Journey will be embarking on a massive tour across North America starting towards the end of Spring. It's made...

Def Leppard To Play Hysteria Album On Tour

Def Leppard will play the whole of their 'Hysteria' album on a tour next year.The 'Pour Some Sugar On Me' hitmakers have confirmed their intentions to celebrate this year's 30th anniversary of the hit 1987...

Vivian Campbell: 'I'll Be Battling Cancer My Whole Life'

The guitarist has missed a string of live shows in recent years after doctors diagnosed him with the disease, which he thought he had beaten in 2014. It returned and Campbell underwent...

Vivian Campbell Able To Rejoin Def Leppard Tour

The rocker was diagnosed with Hodgkin's lymphoma in 2013 and he thought he had beaten the disease when doctors declared he was in remission at the end of that year. However, he...

Vivian Campbell Pulls Out Of Def Leppard Tour Dates As Cancer Returns

The rocker was diagnosed with Hodgkin's lymphoma in 2013 and he thought he had beaten the disease that November (13) when doctors declared he was in remission. However, he faced another round...

Steven Adler To Display Artwork

The drummer uses specially-made sticks that light up as he plays, and the colourful images are then captured on camera. Adler has 14 signed pieces he will be displaying as his debut...

Tesla Star Jeff Keith Undergoes Hip Surgery

The veteran rockers cut short their 2015 tour after the singer was struck down with crippling joint pain linked to arthritis, and he has now undergone an operation to fix the problems....

Joe Elliott: 'Def Leppard Plan To Decline Hall Of Fame Induction'

Def Leppard star Joe Elliott has added his name to the list of rockers who will turn down an induction to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame if his band makes the shortlist.The British...

Joe Elliott Launches Campaign To Raise Film Cash

Def Leppard star Joe Elliott has launched a crowdfunding campaign to complete a new movie about a desperate rocker.The singer appears in director Bobby Field's film The Bridge, alongside members of Ministry, Pixies and the...

Peter Gabriel Teams Up With Copeland For Palestinian Aid Album

Peter Gabriel, former The Police star Stewart Copeland and Def Leppard's Rick Allen are among the stars who have contributed to a new album to benefit Palestinian charities.Gabriel and Copeland collaborated on Across The River...

New Def Leppard Star Makes His Debut In London

Trixter guitarist Steve Brown has been recruited to stand in for Def Leppard star Vivian Campbell as the rocker completes his cancer treatment.The Pour Some Sugar on Me hitmaker announced he would be taking some...

Joe Elliot Too Busy For Black Star Riders Project

Def Leppard star Joe Elliott has abandoned plans to produce the new Black Star Riders album because he's too busy touring with Kiss.Frontman Ricky Warwick has revealed the Pour Some Sugar on Me hitmaker is...

Def Leppard Star Winning Cancer Battle Again

Def Leppard rocker Vivian Campbell is celebrating after another thumbs up from doctors in his ongoing cancer battle.The guitarist announced he was in remission in November (13), but had to backtrack when medics advised him...

Def Leppard Plan New Album And UK Tour

Def Leppard's next album is set for an early 2015 release.The 'Hysteria' rockers are busy working on new material, which they hope will be ready in time for next spring and are planning to support...

Are Def Leppard Pursuing Legal Action Over One Direction Song?

One Direction is back on the Billboard music charts (as they seem to be at any given time), but this time it may not be for their own music. Their song 'Midnight Madness' apparently is...

Vivian Campbell: 'Playing With Def Leppard During Cancer Treatment Was Like Therapy'

Cancer-stricken Def Leppard star Vivian Campbell is grateful he had the energy to continue rocking out on stage with his bandmates in between chemotherapy sessions, because it played a "big part" in his recovery.The musician...

Def Leppard Plan Las Vegas Return Once Vivian Campbell Is Well

Rockers Def Leppard are planning to stage another residency in Las Vegas as soon as guitarist Vivian Campbell beats cancer.The musician is currently undergoing chemotherapy treatment after he was diagnosed with Hodgkin's lymphoma, and frontman...

Joe Elliott Pays Tribute To Engineer Mike Shipley

Def Leppard rocker Joe Elliott has paid tribute to Grammy Award-winning studio engineer and producer Mike Shipley following his death.Shipley was best known for his work with 1980s hard rock and heavy metal bands like...

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