Scorching off the heels of their 2022 stadium tour with greater than 1.3 million tickets offered, iconic and celebrated rock legends Def Leppard and Mötley Crüe will co-headline “The World Tour” in 2023 with particular visitor Alice Cooper. The U.S. leg of the tour kicks off in Syracuse with a efficiency on the JMA Wi-fi Dome on Saturday, Aug. 5, 2023. Tickets go on sale Friday, Dec. 16, at 10 a.m. ET. To buy tickets, go to motley.com and defleppard.com.
“After lastly getting again on the street this previous summer season, we’re past thrilled to deliver this huge tour to a worldwide viewers, together with some particular dates in America!” mentioned Joe Elliott of Def Leppard.
“We had an unimaginable time taking part in The Stadium Tour in North America this summer season and we really can’t wait to take the present across the globe with ‘The World Tour’ in 2023. Crüeheads prepare as a result of we’ve just a few wonderful U.S. dates set for you!” Mötley Crüe mentioned in a joint assertion.
With greater than 110 million albums offered worldwide and two prestigious Diamond Awards within the U.S., 2019 Rock & Roll Corridor of Fame inductees Def Leppard—Joe Elliott (vocals), Phil Collen (guitar), Rick Savage (bass), Vivian Campbell (guitar) and Rick Allen (drums)—proceed to be one of the vital essential forces in rock music.
Over the course of their profession, the band has produced a collection of traditional groundbreaking albums that set the bar for generations of music followers and artists alike. The group’s spectacular reside reveals and arsenal of hits have change into synonymous with their identify, main Def Leppard to be heralded because the world’s best reside rock band. Def Leppard’s influential profession contains quite a few hit singles and groundbreaking multiplatinum albums—together with two of the best-selling albums of all time, “Pyromania” and “Hysteria,” capturing the group’s legendary tracks, bringing collectively such traditional Leppard hits as “Rock of Ages,” “Pour Some Sugar on Me” and “Foolin.’”
For the primary time, in January 2018 Def Leppard debuted their full recording catalogue worldwide through streaming and obtain platforms. As they did with the unique launch of their information, Def Leppard dominated the worldwide charts once more, which discovered their albums charting within the iTunes Prime 10 in additional than 30 international locations, together with “Hysteria” at No. 3 within the U.S. and No. 5 within the U.Ok. (36 years after the album had charted at No. 1 within the Billboard charts).
Hailing from Los Angeles, the quartet—Vince Neil (vocals), Nikki Sixx (bass), Tommy Lee (drums) and Mick Mars (guitars)—has commandeered the rock pantheon for 41 years. The band has offered over 100 million albums worldwide, garnered seven U.S. platinum and multiplatinum albums, 22 Prime 40 mainstream rock hits, six Prime 20 pop singles, three Grammy nominations, 5 New York Instances-bestselling books, a star on the Hollywood Stroll of Fame and a Netflix hit film.
Recognized for his or her iconic reside performances, Mötley Crüe has offered out numerous excursions throughout the globe in entrance of thousands and thousands of followers with such groundbreaking manufacturing highlights as Tommy Lee’s drum-rollercoaster and Nikki Sixx’s flame-throwing-bass. They pioneered the Las Vegas rock residency with a offered out run in 2012. Such hit songs as “Kickstart My Coronary heart” and “House Candy House” are continuously licensed by main manufacturers, together with NASCAR, Dodge, Coldwell Banker, Carl’s Jr. and KIA, and their music will be heard on such hit TV reveals as “Stranger Issues” and “Cobra Kai.”
The band’s biography “The Filth: Confessions of the World’s Most Infamous Rock Band” grew to become a New York Instances-bestseller in 2001 and has offered over 1,000,000 copies worldwide. Members of the band have authored 4 extra New York Instances-bestselling books since. In 2019 Netflix premiered “The Filth” biopic primarily based on the guide, which grew to become a worldwide hit film scoring a 94% constructive viewers rating on Rotten Tomatoes. Because of this, Mötley Crüe gained a complete new technology of younger followers who found the band by means of the film and additional solidified their iconic standing, relevance and the timelessness of their songwriting.
Rock & Roll Corridor of Famer Alice Cooper pioneered a grandly theatrical model of exhausting rock that was designed to shock audiences of all ages. Drawing equally from horror films, vaudeville and storage rock, the group created a stage present that featured electrical chairs, guillotines, faux blood and boa constrictors. Cooper continues to tour repeatedly, performing reveals worldwide with the darkish and horror-themed theatrics that he’s greatest identified for.
His 2021 album “Detroit Tales,” impressed by his hometown’s legacy of rock, debuted on Billboard’s Prime Album Gross sales Chart at No. 1, and his current “Reside From the Astroturf” video/audio launch just lately did the identical on the U.Ok.’s Official Music Video Chart.
Whereas getting ready two new albums for 2023 launch, Cooper continues to do his nightly “Nights With Alice Cooper” syndicated radio present, and nonetheless manages to tour as much as six months every year on the street. He continues to deliver his personal model of rock psycho-drama to followers each outdated and new, having fun with it as a lot because the viewers does. Referred to as the architect of shock-rock, Cooper (in each the unique Alice Cooper band and as a solo artist) has rattled the cages and undermined the authority of generations of guardians of the established order, persevering with to shock followers and exude hazard at each flip.