Def Leppard is a band that surely requires no introduction, as the group’s reputation undoubtedly precedes it.
Through their meticulous approach in the studio, perfectionist standards, melodic hooks, and singular sound, Def Leppard have established themselves as one of the world’s best-selling bands, fabricated an impressive and lasting legacy, and left an unmistakable mark on the history of music. By utilizing a coalescence of hard rock, heavy metal, pop, multi-layered vocals, and catchy guitar riffs, Def Leppard have become recognized as one of the greatest bands in music history. The band boasts 100 million sold records, two diamond-certified albums, and countless awards and achievements.
Def Leppard – Hysteria
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Notable mentions within the band’s astounding discography include 1981’s High’n’Dry, 1983’s Pyromania (which featured the hugely popular lead single “Photograph”), 1987’s chart-topping Hysteria (which included smash singles such as “Love Bites”, “Animal”, and “Pour Some Sugar on Me”), and 1992’s Adrenalize (which featured the classic “Let’s Get Rocked”).
Through these enduring works, Def Leppard became the most successful of the New Wave of British heavy metal bands which defined the early years of the 1980s, and became harbingers of the glam metal scene and the pop-metal movement.
The iconic band is heading on the road again with an extensive tour that will take them to various venues across Canada. You can catch a glimpse of the dominating rock powerhouse band at Quebec’s Centre Videotron and Toronto’s Molson Canadian Amphitheatre. Notably, the band will be bringing along some very special guests to help them bring the house down! On select dates of the group’s massive North American tour, Def Leppard will be joined by best-selling rock phenomenon REO Speedwagon and popular Californian act Tesla.
With a slew of mega hits under the band’s belt and a reputation for jaw-dropping live performances, this is one tour you’re not going to want to miss!