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VIVIAN CAMPBELL’S DEBUT SOLO CD AND OTHER DEF LEPPARD NEWS:

August 2, 2005

VIVIAN CAMPBELL’S TWO SIDES
The first solo album from a Def Leppard member is coming! On September 6, Vivian Campbell’s debut CD “TWO SIDES OF IF” will be released on Sanctuary Records. Containing a dozen covers of Vivian’s favorite songs from various blues artists, it also features guest appearances by (ZZ Top’s) Billy Gibbons and Joan Osborne. To promote the release of the album, Vivian’s official web site has launched at VivianCampbell.com. Starting out with a welcome message and a brief bio, be sure to check the site regularly as Vivian will be adding stuff from time to time. Expect sound samples, stories behind the songs, photos and other information to be added soon!

DELAYED: YEAH!
Although a release date was never announced (at least not officially), we are sad to report that the release of Def Leppard’s covers album “YEAH!” has been delayed. While it was originally scheduled to hit the shelves on September 20, the album is now planned to see the light of day late 2005 or early 2006…..

GORDON RETURNS
For those who haven’t noticed: DefLeppard.com’s on-location reporter Gordon is back! With detailed reports of the band’s travels to Camden, Philadelphia and Lancaster, you’ll read about what really goes on behind the scenes. To read the reports, go to DefLeppard.com’s BACKSTAGE-section. Also coming soon: Gordon’s in-depth interview with Phil!

WIN THAT SIGNED GUITAR!
And don’t forget – if you haven’t done so already, you can still enter the contest to win a Jackson guitar signed by all five band members, just by answering three questions…..which shouldn’t be too difficult if you’re a Def Leppard fan! Click here to enter.

Courtesy of www.defleppard.com