Decades of Def Leppard

Even though some remember the 1980s for the hair bands, the decade also brought some great music that people still love singing along to now.

Plenty of those familiar favorites will be part of the Friday show featuring Def Leppard, Poison and Cheap Trick at First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre in Tinley Park.

"It's just getting more and more difficult to get new music to people but, on the other hand, people do want to be entertained," Def Leppard guitarist Vivian Campbell recently said via phone.

"We still make new records and slip one or two new songs into our sets. People want to hear the songs," he said, referring to Def Leppard's catalog of countless hits such as "Rock of Ages," "Foolin' " and "C'mon C'mon."

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