Def Leppard Re-Recording Hit Songs to ‘Wrestle Back Career’ From Record Label
by Billy Dukes
In 2012, Def Leppard re-recorded two of their biggest hit songs and made them available digitally. The once-unusual move was done just before the Tom Cruise movie ‘Rock of Ages’ was released, but Joe Elliott says his band’s inspiration for heading back to the studio was to one-up their record label.
It seems they won’t stop with the new versions of ‘Pour Some Sugar On Me’ and ‘Rock of Ages,’ or the five-song acoustic medley they released late last year. The crux of Def Leppard...