Tag Archives: Phil Collen

Def Leppard Rocks Leno

To celebrate the upcoming theatrical release of the musical Rock of Ages (June 15), Def Leppard is gearing up for a tour that shares the same title. Of course, “Rock of Ages” is also a classic song off the band’s 1983 … Continue reading

Phil Collen Makes Guest Appearance In New Oedipus Album, Expresses Thoughts on Whitney Houston’s Death

Looks like Jackson signature artist Phil Collen has been keeping busy. Aside from his longtime gig as lead guitarist for Def Leppard, fronting his new side project Manraze, and recording theme songs for movies, Collen now made a guest appearance … Continue reading

Manraze Write Theme Song For British Superbike Racing Documentary

Manraze, the rock trio led by Def Leppard guitarist Phil Collen, is prepping for the February release of “Take On The World,” a high-energy rock track that will serve as the theme song for British Superbike racing documentary, The Showdown: … Continue reading

Collen Excited To See Cruise In Rock Of Ages

Count Phil Collen among those excited to see the hit Broadway musical Rock of Ages on the big screen. That’s because the Def Leppard and Manraze guitarist wants others to hear Tom Cruise’s singing prowess. Cruise is playing Stacee Jaxx, … Continue reading

Manraze Drop New Song, “Over My Dead Body”

Manraze, the rock trio comprised of Def Leppard’s Phil Collen on guitar, Girl’s Simon Laffy on bass, and The Sex Pistols’ Paul Cook on drums, recently dropped “Over My Dead Body,” the first single off the band’s recent LP, punkfunkrootsrock. Listen … Continue reading

Manraze Cover Jimi Hendrix’s “Fire”

British rock trio Manraze released a video performance of “Fire,” the classic rock staple from Jimi Hendrix’s 1967 album, Are You Experienced. The song is included as a cover track on the band’s sophomore album, punkfunkrootsrock, which was released Aug. … Continue reading