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There has been an on-going discussion about the value or the effectiveness of bands using backing tracks during live performances. The debate has brought in the likes of KISS’ Gene Simmons and Motley Crue’s Nikki Sixx, among others, with many debating whether or not it is fair that the audience are the ones being
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The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has announced the presenters for the 2019 induction. Queen guitarist Brian May leads the rock news – he will induct Def Leppard. Others named, David Byrne for Radiohead, Duran Duran’s Simon Le Bon and John Taylor for Roxy Music, Trent Reznor for the Cure, Susanna Hoffs for the Zombies,
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As the Rock Hall of Fame induction ceremonies approaches, one question that is usually on peoples minds is who will perform the inductions. In the case of Def Leppard, guitarist Vivian Campbell has hinted that Brian May of Queen could be doing the honours at the Hall this spring. Campbell was being interviewed on radio
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While Journey’s plans are to take a break during 2019 – they spent most of 2018 touring with Def Leppard - guitarist Neal Schon will embark on his own project, "Journey Through Time" next month. Schon is joining forces with founding Journey and Santana singer/keyboardist Gregg Rolie, ex-Journey drummer Deen Castronovo, bassist Marco Mendoza of The
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While nothing is set in stone, it’s looking like Def Leppard might make its way into the Rock Hall. The Hall Fan votes are now finalized, and with 547,647, Def Leppard have beaten out Stevie Nicks, Todd Rundgren, The Zombies and The Cure. Nicks (427,844), Todd Rundgren (365,370), The Zombies (329,052) and The Cure (264,443) were the others in
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