DEF LEPPARD singer Joe Elliott's father, who had been ill for a number of weeks, passed away in a U.K. hospital.
Commented DEF LEPPARD guitarist Phil Collen: "Sending my condolences to Joe and his mum over the sad loss of his dad Joe, Sr. I have great memories of Joe's dad and we're all here to support Joe through a rough time. Thank you everyone for your thoughts for his family."
The following DEF LEPPARD shows with HEART have been postponed and are being rescheduled:
Jul. 09 - Bristol, VA - Jiffy Lube Live
Jul. 10 - Saratoga Springs, NY - Saratoga Performing Arts Center
Jul. 12 - Wantagh, NY - Nikon at Jones Beach Theater
Jul. 13 - Holmdel, NJ - PNC Bank Arts Center
Jul. 15 - Tinley Park, IL - First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre
Rescheduled dates so far:
Jul. 27 - Riverbend Music Center - Cincinnati, OH
Jul. 28 - First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre - Tinley Park, IL