Def Leppard planning summer tour with KISS

Def Leppard planning summer tour with KISS

ON TOUR: KISS and Def Leppard may be going on tour this summer. Photo: Associated Press

Def Leppard and KISS are in top secret talks to team up for a summer tour.

Def Leppard guitarist Vivian Campbell let the news slip when he was asked about rumors of a tour with Poison and KISS during an interview with about possible dates with Kiss and Poison.

He said, “I’d say you’d be half right there, but only half right and half wrong.”

Poison bassist Bobby Dall has previously hinted that his group will be touring with Def Leppard, but bandmate Rikki Rockett put down plans last month, insisting Poison would not be on the road this summer.

Campbell urges fans to be patient, adding, “There will be an announcement of our tour imminently, we’re talking a matter of days. It has to be announced, because we’re almost at summertime.”

Recent Headlines

in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Oct. 13


A look back on the Hollywood headlines that made history.

in Viral Videos

What’s the #WorstCollegeParty you ever went to?


Ah those were the days ... or were they?

in Entertainment

Johnny Depp has no interest in an Oscar


The "Pirates of the Caribbean" star is hotly tipped to be a contender at the next Academy Awards after receiving critical acclaim for his role as notorious gangster James 'Whitey' Bulger in "Black Mass."

in Lifestyle, National

Four ways to get a jump on tax season


Taxpayers face a cliffhanger again this year as Congress dithers about extending more than 50 expired tax breaks, including popular deductions for college tuition and fees, mortgage insurance and sales taxes.

in Entertainment

‘Game of Thrones’ star Natalie Dormer is used to being compared to a pig


There's an uncanny similarity between the actress and "The Muppets" star Kermit the Frog's new girlfriend Denise.