NEW IRON MAIDEN “BEST OF” OUT TOMORROW, SEE COMMERCIAL HERE. FIRST EVER “LIVE” DEF LEPPARD WITH THREE NEW SONGS OUT TOMORROW TOO, INTERVIEW HERE. AC/DC’S BRIAN JOHNSON SAYS HE HAS NO IDEA WHAT AC/DC WILL DO NEXT.
Perennial favourites to be found on this album include songs also featured in MAIDEN‘s current “The Final Frontier World Tour” set list; tracks such as “Fear Of The Dark”, “The Wicker Man”, “Blood Brothers” and “Dance Of Death” sit alongside recent classics “El Dorado” and the hauntingly evocative “When The Wild Wind Blows”. It also include singles like “Holy Smoke” and “Be Quick Or Be Dead” together with more progressive thought-provoking album tracks like “Afraid To Shoot Strangers” and “For The Greater Good Of God”.
02. Holy Smoke
03. El Dorado
05. Different World
06. Man On The Edge (live)
07. The Reincarnation of Benjamin Breeg
08. Blood Brothers
10. Sign Of The Cross (live)
11. Brave New World
12. Fear Of The Dark(live)Disc 201. Be Quick Or Be Dead
03. No More Lies
04. Coming Home
05. The Clansman (live)
06. For The Greater Good Of God
07. These Colours Don’t Run
08. Bring Your Daughter… To The Slaughter
09. Afraid To Shoot Strangers
10. Dance Of Death
11. When The Wild Wind Blows
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Frontiers Records will release DEF LEPPARD‘s new live album (with bonus DVD), “Mirrorball”, on the following dates:
Germany, Switzerland, Austria: June 17
June 23: France
Rest Of Europe: June 20
“Mirrorball” will be available on June 7 exclusively at Walmart and Sam’s Club locations in the United States and Canada.
The album will include a 50-minute DVD that contains live performances and intimate backstage footage of the band captured on the road. A special limited vinyl edition will also be made available. “Mirrorball” will also be available online, marking the first time the band’s music will officially be made available for digital purchase. DEF LEPPARD will also be releasing their new community based website in May, which is being developed to be the ultimate DEF LEPPARD fan experience and go-to destination for all things on the band.
“Mirrorball” features a mix of live DEF LEPPARD classics (recorded throughout The Sparkle Lounge Tour), three brand new studio songs and the aforementioned bonus DVD. “Mirrorball” is DEF LEPPARD‘s first ever live album and features rock classics such as “Animal”, “Pour Some Sugar On Me”, “Photograph”, “Nine Lives” and “Rock Of Ages”. The album also brings together three brand new studio tracks — “Undefeated”, “Kings Of The World” and “It’s All About Believin'” — taking their place with ease within this classic setlist.
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. The book is released on June 1.
“If I could do it without stepping on anybody’s toes, I think that would be quite fun,” Johnson explains. “As long as it wasn’t negative. It would have to be a positive, funny side of everything. I think that would be a great thing, and I have thought of it.”
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