Def Leppard
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Columns // 1 Articles
Reviews // 3 Articles
Blogs // 1 Articles
News // 1 Articles
//Features

Id N’ Ego Killed the Pop Metal Star... and the Alternative Rocker, Too
28 Sep 2011 // 5:00 PM

Grunge didn't kill pop metal, it merely succeeded it as the genre of choice as part of a logical progression. To understand the emergence of alt-rock, we need to examine why the tide turned against a wave of music that had once been so popular.

//Columns

Def and Twisted
28 Jul 2009 // 5:00 PM

A band of pretty youngsters from the New Wave of British Heavy Metal and a homely bunch of New York club scene veterans. Rock on.

//Reviews

Def Leppard + Poison + Cheap Trick: 20 July 2009 - St. Louis
13 Aug 2009 // 5:00 PM

For those about to rock… we salute you.

Def Leppard
25 Aug 2006 // 11:00 AM

On wearing trousers that are tight enough to tell...

//Blogs

Blood and Thunder: Rampaging Storms of Power
19 Mar 2015 // 3:28 AM

This week in metal features legendaries killing it on the live circuit and a surprising debut from the oft-forgotten world of speed metal.

//News

Pragmatic '80s band Def Leppard is still spot on
7 Jul 2009 // 11:07 PM

(David Swanson/Philadelphia Inquirer/MCT) You don't need to be bonked in the head by a massive piece of Broadway scenery to figure out that

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//Blogs

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