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Def Leppard @ Nassau Coliseum

Def Leppard will hit Uniondale, NY with a does of Rock like no other with help from Poison and Tesla. Don’t miss this sure to be fun-filled event.

Def Leppard Announces 2017 Tour w/Poison and Tesla

It looks like we will not have to wait until the summer time to have what seems to be one of the hottest concert touring packages as Def Leppard recently announced their North American tour with special guests Poison and Tesla. Check out the full press release and dates below the poster and then I’ll return with some additional thoughts on it.

The Press Release:
NEW YORK (Jan. 12, 2017)-Fresh off winning their fan voted Classic Rock Magazine Album of the Year award, Def Leppard announce they will return to the road this spring for a three month run across North America. The Live Nation promoted outing will storm through cities across parts of the U.S. and Canada. This new leg of dates follows the groups massive 70+ city 2016 tour and is set to kick off on April 8th in Manchester, NH and wrap on June 25th in Indianapolis, IN. Joining Def Leppard on select dates are Poison and Tesla. Please see full tour routing below. Tickets will go on sale on January 20th and 21st at LiveNation.com. The Def Leppard Rock Brigade Concert Club presales begin on January 17th also at LiveNation.com.

Front man Joe Elliott says, “We’re thrilled to be able to take this tour to cities we didn’t play in 2016. The demand for us to return, or rather extend the tour was phenomenal! There’s a great buzz around the band right now and we’re loving the fact that we can do this with the latest album being so well received.”

In conjunction with the announcement of their North American tour, Def Leppard also premieres the live video for “Animal” via Brave Words. Click here to view, we encourage you to post and share! The live video clip is from the bands recently announced concert film, And There Will Be A Next Time – Live From Detroit which will be released on February 10th in partnership with Eagle Rock Entertainment. Click here to purchase.
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Def Leppard Announce Extensive Summer 2016 Tour!

It wasn’t long ago that we learned about Def Leppard cancelling their winter tour dates due to illness and that surely sucked because it disappointed a lot of fans. Of course, the bands health is of the utmost importance so we sat patiently awaiting news about some rescheduling. That time has come and below you can find the press release that we received at the PiercingMetal Command HQ. There was no actual tour poster sent over so you’ll have to deal with the bands logo. I’ll return at the close with some additional thoughts.

Logo - Def Leppard

The Press Release:
Tour to Kick off on May 1st With Tickets on sale Starting on March 4th at LiveNation.com; REO Speedwagon & Tesla set to Join the Tour as Special Guests.

LOS ANGELES (Feb. 29, 2016)-Def Leppard have just announced they will return to the road this summer for an extensive tour across North America due to overwhelming demand. The Live Nation promoted outing will storm through 55 cities across all parts of the U.S. and Canada. It is set to kick off on May 1st in Orlando, FL and wrap on October 10th in Cedar Rapids, IA. Joining Def Leppard on their mighty summer outing are REO Speedwagon and Tesla. Please see full tour routing below. Tickets will go on sale starting on March 4th at Livenation.com.

Said Def Leppard front man Joe Elliott,

“I’m really looking forward to getting back out there and playing some great music with some great people for some of the most appreciative audiences in the world. It really is always a pleasure.”

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Postponed: Def Leppard @ Barclays Center

The Def Leppard tour has been cancelled due to illness and will be rescheduled. Please watch this space for that information. Refunds are available at point of purchase if you should want one.

Def Leppard Cancels Remaining Tour Dates Due to Illness

Tour - Def Leppard - Winter 2016

From Def Leppard Site:

DEF LEPPARD has postponed the remaining dates on their Winter 2016 tour due to illness. All shows from Feb. 2 (San Antonio, TX) through Feb. 17 (Allentown, PA) will be rescheduled including the previously postponed dates in Greensboro, NC (Jan. 27) and Orlando, FL (Jan. 30).

Cancelled Tour Dates:
February 02, 2016—San Antonio, TX—AT&T Center
February 03, 2016—Lafayette, LA—Lafayette Cajundome
February 05, 2016—Corpus Christi, TX—American Bank Center Arena
February 06, 2016—Hidalgo, TX—State Farm Arena
February 09, 2016—Little Rock, AR—Verizon Arena
February 10, 2016—Bossier City, LA—CenturyLink Center
February 13, 2016—Uncasville, CT—Mohegan Sun Arena
February 14, 2016—Atlantic City, NJ—Boardwalk Hall
February 16, 2016—Brooklyn, NY—Barclays Center
February 17, 2016—Allentown, PA—PPL Center

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