Tag: Rick Allen

R.I.P. Ded Flatbird

spandexpanda Def Leppard made a somewhat unusual choice with their opening act for residency at The Joint at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, going with a relatively obscure English group, the self-described “best fucking cover band [...] Read more »

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Viva Hysteria!

spandexpanda I spent a big chunk of the summer of 1988 at my grandmother’s farm in rural North Carolina. It was seriously rural, and mainly I spent those two weeks hanging out in the barn listening to Def Leppard’s Hysteria [...] Read more »

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Lita Ford, Poison & Def Leppard Live at the Concord Pavilion on 9/14/12

hazelzworld Lita Ford opened the show and rocked the house!  She’s back with a vengeance.  Poison kept the party going and Def Leppard blew our minds away.

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Rock of Ages (Vegas show) Part I — Rick Allen and the T-Shirt

My day began with work meetings. By the time 4 p.m.  hit, all I could think was “How much longer is this meeting? I gotta go!” In the end, I snuck out and headed to my hotel room to get [...] Read more »

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