Today marks the 23rd year since Steve's passing on 8 January, 1991. Play some classic D.L. loud today in his memory!
About 7, maybe 8 years ago Phil Everly came to see us & was a very
gracious guest. He stayed to the end, came back to say hi & told us that
it's great to hear a band do what you do without any damn tapes ! There
was a collective swelling of pride in the dressing room when we heard
those words from one of the best harmony singers of all time, what an
honour to be in the same room as him & hear him say such nice things, a
- Joe Elliott
Def Leppard takes over the AXS TV network on 29 December at 8 p.m. ET/ 5 p.m. PT providing exclusive commentary throughout the day’s 12 hours of concerts, including the broadcast premiere of the DEF LEPPARD: VIVA! HYSTERIA concert.
Fans will be able to watch VIVA! Hysteria for the first time on broadcast TV. and hear firsthand from Sav, Joe, Rick, Phil Collen, Vivian Campbell, as they provide behind-the-scenes commentary about their Hysteria album in custom interstitial wraps throughout the marathon.
In addition to the network premiere, the “Day of Hysteria” marathon also features other concerts from Cheap Trick at Budokan: The 35th Anniversary Performance (Live from the El Rey Theatre, New York Dolls, Bon Jovi (Lost Highway), Sammy Hagar & Friends, and Kiss (Monster Tour - Live From Europe).
All of us at Def Leppard (band & crew) thank you for a great 2013! From the sold out VIVA! Hysteria shows in Las Vegas to our summer shows in France, Spain, Sweden, Norway, Canada and everything in between, we want to thank you for making 2013 unforgettable for us! We wish you and your family happy holidays and a fantastic 2014!
Watch Joe & Sav's special holiday video message now!
Phil has recently teamed up soulstress Queen of Blues Debbi Blackwell-Cook for a blues project called Delta Deep. Delta Deep is a pure blend of true blues and powerful soul music revisited in it's rawest form.
Check out and "like" their official Facebook page HERE
Watch the "Muddy Water Blues" sung by DELTA DEEP on UTV HERE
In case you missed Phil Collen, Rick Allen, and Vivian Campbell performing "Pour Some Sugar On Me" with the coaches of NBC's The Voice last night, you can watch it now below!
Phil will be performing in-studio on KGB (San Diego, CA) on Dec. 12th at 7:50am PT w/ Debbi Blackwell-Cook. Listen and stream live here HERE
Here's to wishing a very Happy Birthday to Phil Collen!