Tag Archives: Def Leppard

Phil Collen Talks Gear with Premier Guitar

Def Leppard axeman Phil Collen sat down with Premier Guitar to give the lowdown on gear, side projects, and the band’s first-ever live album, Mirror Ball: Live & More. Collen also discusses his new project ManRaze, stating that it gives him … Continue reading

Def Leppard Perform Live on America’s Got Talent

Def Leppard played an explosive two-song set last night on the season finale of America’s Got Talent. Watch Phil Collen tear it up on his Jackson PC Supreme in the video below…

Def Leppard's Phil Collen Discusses Manraze

Jackson signature artist and Def Leppard guitarist Phil Collen checked in with Artisan News to discuss Manraze, an explosive punk-rock band he formed with former bandmate Simon Laffy on the bass, and Sex Pistols’ Paul Cook on the drums. According … Continue reading

Def Leppard’s Mirror Ball Album Makes it onto U.S. Top 20

Def Leppard’s new live album Mirror Ball sold approximately 20,000 copies in the United States during its first week of release, debuting at position number 16 on Billboard’s 200 chart. The band’s first live album, a triple-disc set, is action … Continue reading

Collen Talks New Manraze Single, Album

“Over My Dead Body,” the decidedly glam-metal-ish new single from forthcoming Manraze album Punkfunkroostrock, debuted on iTunes on Tuesday, May 31. If the guitar sound rings a bell for Jackson fans, that’s because the London trio is the brainchild of … Continue reading

Def Leppard Rocks Late Night

Del Leppard is making the U.S. late-night television rounds this week, appearing on The Tonight Show With Jay Leno (May 10) and Lopez Tonight (May 12) to promote the imminent release of the band’s first live album, Mirrorball. Guitarist Phil … Continue reading