Nostalgia – and a turn toward minimalism

Few bands have endured bad luck and personal hardships like Def Leppard.

But, 20 years of surviving accidents (which claimed an arm of drummer Rick Allen in 1984) and death (of guitarist Steve Clark in 1991), the Lep rocks.

About 7,500 die-hard fans filled the classic Amphitheatre last night (news flash: actual people in seats at a Richmond concert) as Def Leppard ripped through nearly two hours of greatest hits.

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