Tag Archives: Phil Collen

Phil Collen Offers Advice to Young Guitarists

Phil Collen has decades of experience in the music industry under his belt, and the Def Leppard and Manraze guitarist recently recorded a video to pass down a few of the things he’s learned to the next generation of guitar … Continue reading

Manraze Release New Song Ahead of Upcoming EP

On Nov. 12, the Phil Collen-led trio Manraze will release a new three-song EP entitled I Surrender. This comes as the follow-up to the band’s 2011 album punkfunkrootsrock and will include a fresh recording of “All I Wanna Do” – … Continue reading

Phil Collen Auctioning Custom ‘Wings’ Guitar

Def Leppard guitarist Phil Collen is auctioning off one of his custom Jackson PC1 guitars to benefit the Gerson Institute, a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the Gerson Therapy, an alternative treatment for cancer and other degenerative diseases. The guitar, … Continue reading

Get A Behind-The-Scenes Look At Phil Collen’s Rig

Scott Appelton has quite the job as the lead tech for Def Leppard guitarist Phil Collen. You can get some insight into what he does in a new video that was recently posted by the band detailing Collen’s extensive touring … Continue reading

Phil Collen To Appear At The Music Zoo

Def Leppard and Manraze guitarist Phil Collen will be appearing at The Music Zoo in New York on Friday, July 13 for an autograph session. According to the Music Zoo, the free meet and greet will take place around 1 … Continue reading

Def Leppard Plays Rare Show In Hollywood, Readies For Rock of Ages Debut

Def Leppard recently played a seven-song set for YouTube’s YouTube Presents series at Hollywood’s House of Blues, marking a great warmup for the band’s upcoming Rock of Ages tour with Poison and Lita Ford. Def Lep opened with “Rock of … Continue reading