Watch now part 2 of Rockpop In Concert
4. Rock Of Ages 00:00:00
5. Let It Go 00:05:57
6. Wasted 00:11:06
From the archives, Def Leppard performing on the German TV show “Rockpop In Concert“ broadcast by ZDF network on 4th February, 1984. This restored & remastered performance was originally shot on 18 December 1983 in Dortmund, Germany at the Rock Pop Festival. This unique and rare performance on the cult show “Rockpop In Concert“ was one of the last dates of the band’s “Pyromania World Tour“.
This weeks program is a MICK RONSON special, featuring artists like David Bowie, Slaughter & The Dogs, Rich Kids amongst others, as well as some stories from Joe!
Radio show time is Saturdays at 6pm (GMT) / 1pm (EST) and repeated on Tuesday nights @ 9pm (GMT) / 4pm (EST).
For those in the U.K. tune into Joe’s weekly radio show on PlanetRock.com.
For those listening outside the U.K. listen live from this site HERE. Please not this Surf.com internet site may not work in some countries. As a quick fix, please download a VPN application and set it to the UK territory. Then download the Planet Rock app and boom, it works!
Def Leppard’s Rick Savage: “As a bassist, you should be the perfect bridge between the rhythm and the colour”
Savage speaks on Hysteria, timing and tone
Heavy rock. Heavy metal. Pop-rock? Def Leppard bassist Rick ‘Sav’ Savage has heard it all, played it all and sold millions of copies of his band’s music. whatever it is, it has enduring power.
Def Leppard’s Rick Savage had already been on holiday and settled back in Dublin, where he was living in 1987, when he got the phone call from singer Joe Elliott requesting his presence back at Holland’s Wisseloord Studios – for one last-minute addition to their fourth studio album, Hysteria….
Read the full article on Music Radar HERE
Just announced! We’re bringing the Hysteria + More tour to Australia and New Zealand this November with special guest Scorpions!
Nov 2 – Perth, Australia (Perth Arena)
Nov 4 – Adelaide, Australia (Adelaide Entertainment Centre)
Nov 6 – Brisbane, Australia (Brisbane Entertainment Centre)
Nov 8 – Melbourne, Australia (Melbourne Rod Laver Arena)
Nov 10 – Sydney, Australia (Sydney ICC Theatre)
Nov 12 – Auckland, New Zealand (Spark Arena)
Check it out! Our very own Joe Elliott is featured on a billboard in the middle of Times Square in New York City.
Listen to Def Leppard HERE
Just announced, only North American performance of Hysteria + more concert announced in Honolulu, Hawaii at the Blaisdell Center on October 20th.
Rock Brigade presale starts tomorrow April 24th 10am local on defleppardrockbrigade.com
General tickets go on sale 27 April 10 am hst
In honor of Steve Clark’s Birthday today (born 23 April), we present to you from the archives, Def Leppard performing on the German TV show “Rockpop In Concert“ broadcast by ZDF network on 4th February, 1984. This restored & remastered performance was originally shot on 18 December 1983 in Dortmund, Germany at the Rock Pop Festival. This unique and rare performance on the cult show „Rockpop In Concert“ was one of the last dates of the band’s “Pyromania World Tour“.
“Def Leppard – Live at Abbey Road”
Limited quantities available 21 April for Record Store Day!
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In his youth Joe was creatively influenced by the music of the late 60’s and early 70’s. From legendary acts like T. Rex, Mott The Hoople, David Bowie’s Ziggy Stardust and so many others. Each month, listen to Elliott play “Deep Tracks” from his personal music collection. Expect to hear songs from Joe’s vault and some of the stories behind them.
SiriusXM’s DeepTracks (Ch. 27)
“Joe Elliott’s Songs from the Vault”
Thursday, April 19 at 4PM ET