On This Day in Def Leppard History - 16th August (1986) - Leppard performed at The Monsters of Rock Festival at Donnington Park marking Rick Allen’s big comeback!
Leppard were third on the bill to Ozzy & The Scorpions (also on the bill that day, Motörhead, Bad News and Warlock) and was Rick Allen’s first proper gig back after his accident. The band had previously played 5 warm up Shows in Ireland, 3 with a 2nd drummer, Jeff Rich). Almost a full year before Hysteria was released !!!
Read more about Rick's triumphant return HERE
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