Turning it up to hear more from Def Leppard

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Published at 6:00am 6th June 2019.

Turning it up to hear more from Def Leppard!

It was on this day (6th June) in 1979 that the classic rock band had their break.

They played at Crookes Workingman's Club in Sheffield.

It was reviewed in the music magazine 'Sounds' which led to a recording contract.


For more of the best music from the decade - listen to Mix 70s

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