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JACK’s Inside Track: Def Leppard

Yet another ’80s band cashin’ in on the bottomless pit of Las Vegas Glitz, Glam, and Gazillions…

104.1 JACK-FM–03/22/2013

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Happy 30th: Def Leppard’s ‘Pyromania’

Throughout 2013, we’re celebrating classic albums that are reaching their 50th, 40th and 30th anniversaries. Over the weekend, Def Leppard’s classic Pyromania turned 30. Here, we take a look at the album and its story.  The […]

01/19/2013

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Hendrix At 70: From Lemmy To Frampton, Legends Sound off

Tuesday (November 27) marks 70 years since the birth of Jimi Hendrix, the man who changed electric guitar and rock’n’roll forever. For the past few weeks, CBS Local has discussed the man’s impact with musicians who came after him, his peers, and even one of his main inspirations. Everyone felt his influence, whether it was on their guitar playing, or their singing. Some even found a new direction for their life thanks to Jimi.

11/26/2012

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JACK’s Inside Track: Def Leppard

Following in the footsteps of Motley and GN’R, Def Lep are the latest rockers to try their hand at the Las Vegas table…

104.1 JACK-FM–11/20/2012

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Def Leppard’s Phil Collen Raises $20K For Cancer Research

Just in time for Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month (November), Def Leppard’s Phil Collen presented the Gerson Institute with a check for $20,000 to aid the organization’s cancer treatment efforts.

11/16/2012

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Hendrix At 70: “He’s The Ultimate Rock Guitar Player” – Def Leppard

Def Leppard recently spoke with CBS Local about Jimi Hendrix, and guitarist Phil Collen called him “the ultimate rock guitar player, the most amazing guitar player of all time.” Singer Joe Elliott, meanwhile, marveled at Hendrix’s abilities as a singer.

11/08/2012

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Def Leppard’s Phil Collen Auctions Custom Guitar For Cancer Research

The custom guitar that Def Leppard’s Phil Collen has played throughout this summer’s Rock of Ages Tour is heading to the auction block to raise money for cancer research.

09/06/2012

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JACK’s Inside Track: Def Leppard

Guns’n Roses RE-recorded Appetite for Destruction again after Axl scared the original band off, but never released it.

07/12/2012

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Tom Cruise In “Rock Of Ages”: Def Leppard, Twisted Sister Sound Off

Rock fans may have approached Rock Of Ages with some cynicism this weekend, due to the casting of Tom Cruise in the lead role of fictional rock legend Stacee Jaxx. (And perhaps many fans didn’t […]

06/18/2012

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Def Leppard on Mary J. Blige in “Rock Of Ages”: “It’s Not Really A Stretch For Her”

This weekend, the long-anticipated film version of Rock Of Ages hit theaters. The movie celebrates some of rock music’s biggest hits of the ’80s, with classics from Foreigner, Night Ranger and Twisted Sister’s songs making […]

06/18/2012

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