Articles Tagged 'Def Leppard'


15 Great British Tribute Band Names, And One We Made Up

There’s a definite knack to naming a tribute band: Ideally you’d want a devilishly-clever pun on the band’s name (or at a push, their most famous song or album title), but it has to be one that also explains that you’re definitely a tribute band and not the real thing, so that anyone coming to […]

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10 Great British Bands Get Shredded

Let’s not spoil this with too much talk. Suffice to say there are 10 videos here, featuring some of the greatest musicans that Britain has produced. Only, they don’t really sound all that magnificent here. Quite the reverse, in fact. Queen I want to break free! Iron Maiden Run to the hills! Radiohead Is everything […]

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(Up To) Eleven Of The Greatest British Rocker T-Shirts

See this pic? That’s Sarah from BBC AMERICA’s Orphan Black rocking a particularly iconic Clash teesh. The kind of teesh you could convincingly pretend you’ve had since you were tiny, after it was handed down by your roadie dad or something. It’s the kind of teesh you wear if you want people to know you […]

The Tellyvangelist: Top 5 Shows to Watch – Week of May 9 – 15

Yes, this is your weekly guide to all things British on U.S. TV, but this time, we’re doing things a bit differently. We’re separating the wheat from the chaff and narrowing the week’s schedule down to five shows you must watch this week. (The No. 1 choice is a bit self-serving, but really, can any […]

Glam Band The Darkness to Reunite, Record New Material

This is either great or dreadful news, depending on your musical tastes: one of the most popular Brit bands of the mid-2000s, The Darkness, have reformed after splitting five years ago, reports BBC Newsbeat. The Suffolk-based quartet, helmed by their oft-shirtless pistol of a frontman Justin Hawkins, wore David Lee Roth hair and powered out […]