Def Leppard will take over AXS TV on Dec. 29, providing running commentary throughout the day and concluding with the broadcast premiere of “Def Leppard: Viva! Hysteria.”
Filmed earlier this year at The Joint inside the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, the concert includes a full performance of the multi-million-selling album “Hysteria,” along with many of the band’s greatest hits. Def Leppard members Rick Savage, Joe Elliott , Rick Allen, Phil Collen and Vivian Campbell will provide behind-the-scenes commentary about “Hysteria” during interstitials throughout the marathon.
The “Day of Hysteria” marathon will also include the broadcast premiere of “Cheap Trick at Budokan: The 35th Anniversary Performance – Live From the El Rey Theatre” and concert films featuring the New York Dolls, Bon Jovi, Alice Cooper, Sammy Hagar and Kiss.
The day of concerts begins at 10:30 a.m. PT/1:30 p.m. ET with the Def Leppard show at 5 p.m. PT/8 p.m. ET.