Phil Joins Alice Cooper’s Band for Surprise Performance

During a day off on the Def Leppard tour Phil performed as a special guest at ‘Birmingham’s dirty little secret’ The Nick Rocks, a rock club in Alabama with Alice Cooper’s Band.

Joining the troupe’s last three songs Phil sang lead on ’20th Century Boy’ and ‘Suffragette City’. They all closed out with a rousing version of Alice Cooper’s ‘School’s Out’ complete with fiery guitar solos.


#ThrowbackThursday with Phil Collen on VEVO

We’re celebrating #ThrowbackThursday all day with Phil Collen on Vevo! Stay tuned in to our social media @DefLeppard as Phil chats about the making of several Def Leppard music videos today.

Watch the VEVO playlist HERE

Phil Collen on Comedy Jam, ET & Fox

Tune in to Comedy Central’s new show Comedy Jam tomorrow, April 19 at 10p ET! Phil will be making a special appearance on the episode along with Taryn Manning, Sebastian Bach and more.  Check out a clip of the show on Entertainment Tonight HERE. For more info on the show and episodes visit Comedy Central.

Phil also appeared on Fox News last night before the show in Grand Rapids! Check out the full interview HERE


Phil Added as Special Guest to G4 Experience

Phil Collen has been added as a special guest to Joe Satriani’s G4 Experience this year! The G4 Experience is a 4-day guitar retreat featuring hands on, interactive workshops with Joe and his special guests, group jam sessions and full concerts from the artists daily. The retreat is held in Carmel, CA from 7/24 – 7/38. For more information and pricing click HERE.

Phil G4 Experience

Phil Collen Q&A with All Access

Phil recently sat down with Jim Villanueva of All Access for an extended Q&A about the upcoming tour with Poison & Tesla!  From his ringtone to his first concert, Phil tells all HERE.


Phil Interviews with Rock Cellar Magazine – Win Free Tickets!

Phil recently sat down with Rock Cellar Magazine to discuss the upcoming tour & new “And There Will Be A Next Time… Live From Detroit” DVD!

Exploding onto the music scene with a ferocious sound blending primal riffs with a melodic smartness thanks to massive radio hits like “Photograph,” “Rock Of Ages,” “Pour Some Sugar On Me,” “Animal,” “Love Bites”, Def Leppard etched their permanent mark on hard rock music.

Masters in the recording studio, Def Leppard also continue to be dedicated road dogs hitting the road yearly delivering powerful performances to SRO crowds around the globe. On the cusp of a new U.S. tour pairing them with Poison and Tesla, we caught up with lead guitarist Phil Collen, who filled us in on their new concert DVD, And There Will Be A Next Time – Live From Detroit, and much more.

Check out the full interview HERE

Click here for your chance to win a free pair of tickets to the tour!


Phil Collen Interviews with Guitar World

Phil chats with Guitar World about the upcoming tour & the Live From Detroit DVD! Check it out HERE!

And There Will Be a Next Time: Live from Detroit will be out February 10—and the band will be hitting the road again this spring. Check out all the dates right here.