DEF LEPPARD Drummer Interviewed On Swedish TV

DEF LEPPARD drummer Rick Allen spoke to Max Grinndal of the Swedish program "Nyhetsmorgon" on the channel TV4 about playing drums with one arm, the reaction he got the first time he did it live, "cheating" on some songs, whether he missed not being in the biggest rock band in the world anymore, and more. Grinndal also spoke with THE POODLES drummer Christian Lundqvist about how Rick's done it. Watch the segment here.

DEF LEPPARD's covers set, "Yeah!" (Mercury/Universal), has sold 74,000 copies in the United States since its May 23 release. The CD is said to be "a heartfelt and hard-rocking tribute" to DEF LEPPARD's musical heroes of the late '60s and '70s — THE KINKS, BADFINGER, T. REX, DAVID BOWIE, SWEET, ROXY MUSIC, MOTT THE HOOPLE, FREE, FACES, and THIN LIZZY.

DEF LEPPARD will hook up with JOURNEY for a three-month-long North American tour that starts June 23 in Camden, New Jersey.

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