Thursday, May 5, 2022

Def Leppard to launch Diamond Star Halos with rare club show

Def Leppard will launch their new album, “Diamond Star Halos”, with a rare club show the night before its release.

The band will play will play a special invitation-only concert at the famed Whisky A Go Go in Los Angeles on Thursday, May 26 as part of SiriusXM’s Small Stages series.

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Due May 27, “Diamond Star Halos” mixes the UK band’s classic sound with early 1970s influences including David Bowie, T. Rex and Mott The Hoople, and features guest appearances by Alison Krauss and David Bowie pianist Mike Garson.

Introduced with the lead single, “Kick”, the project was recorded simultaneously in three different countries – Ireland, England and the US – as the band members were spread around the globe during the pandemic.

“Diamond Star Halos” will be available in multiple configurations, including a Deluxe Edition, 2-LP Vinyl, Digital formats and more.

Def Leppard will team up with Motley Crue for a rescheduled US stadium tour this summer, with shows starting June 16 in Atlanta, GA.

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