Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Def Leppard release live album details

Details about the much-talked about Def Leppard live album have now surfaced.

“Mirrorball” will feature a mix of live Leppard classics, three brand new studio songs and a bonus DVD that contains live performances and intimate backstage footage captured on the road.

The band has not confirmed a release date for the record, but do say that “Mirrorball” will be out this summer.

Leppard kick off their 2011 World Tour with a headline gig at the Download Festival on June 10, joining System Of A Down and Linkin Park as headliners for the weekend event.

Leppard remain one of the world's biggest and most successful live acts. The band last played the UK in 2009 - headlining Download, that year, after a hugely successful sold out UK Arena tour in 2008.

For 2011 Download ticket information, check out

Also set for release this summer is Leppard's first coffee table book titled "Def Leppard – The Definitive Visual History," with exclusive photos by legendary rock photographer Ross Halfin.

Def Leppard – Action / C’mon C’mon
Download 2009
Donington Park, UK – June 14, 2009

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