San Diego's CBS 8 recently featured a great video piece on Phil's $20,000 donation to the Gerson Institute for holistic cancer research. Phil auctioned off his guitar 'WINGS,' custom-built by Jake Willoughby, which he played every night on the 2012 Rock of Ages Tour to raise funds to fight cancer which impacted the lives and families of both Phil and Jake. Check out the video HERE
Def Leppard will be taking over the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas for an exclusive nine show residency entitled VIVA Hysteria! The band will perform their iconic album HYSTERIA in full in addition to a greatest hits segment. The shows will run from 22 March through 10 April 2013 at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino.
Tickets go on sale this Friday 16 November at 10am (est) for ALL details CLICK HERE or charge-by-phone at 800.745.3000. Ticket & room packages are available HERE
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Phil has contributed backing vocals to Toto guitarist Steve Lukather's new solo album, "Transition" out January 21st. Read more HERE
A few months back Phil Collen auctioned off one of his personal guitars, 'WINGS,' to donate 100% of the funds to the Gerson Institute – a non-profit which supports holistic approaches to Cancer treatment. Def Leppard fans responded and helped Phil raise $20,000 which he donates later this month. NBC 7 in San Diego has an interview with Phil about the donation, the story behind the guitar, and his personal health habits and practices – Read it HERE
Listen to Joe's recent interview with Alice Cooper on his radio show "Nights With Alice" from last month. Listen below!
The Rock of Ages movie is now available on DVD and contains bonus interviews with DEF LEPPARD as well as the band's live performance from the movie's premiere this past June. For more info CLICK HERE