Def Leppard are readying the 30th anniversary reissues of their blockbuster 1987 album, “Hysteria” on August 4th. The album spawned 7 hit singles, and the remastered and expanded edition will come in various formats, including a 7-disc Super Deluxe Edition, 3CD Deluxe Version, 1CD Vanilla Version, 2-LP Black Vinyl Version and a limited edition 2-LP Colored Vinyl Version. It’ll include B-sides, live tracks, and documentary footage, photo book and more depending on which edition you choose.
In celebration of 50 years as a band, Black Sabbath will receive the Golden Gods award during The 15th annual Metal Hammer Golden Gods Awards, which will be taking place on Monday, at The O2 Arena in London. Guitarist Tony Iommi will be attending the ceremony to accept the honor on behalf of the band.
Queen guitarist Brian May is featured in an unboxing video for the Queen version of the popular board game Monopoly. Brian says that they’ve been secretly developing Queen Monopoly for over a year. Check out the video:
Former Van Halen singer Sammy Hagar is making a difference to the disadvantaged on his current tour with his supergroup project The Circle. He’s made it his mission to support food banks in every community that he visits on tour. Sammy and the Circle (which also features his former Van Halen bandmate Michael Anthony, Jason Bonhan and Vic Johnson), will be on the road until late September, including 2 couple of shows at Fallsfiew in Niagara Falls June 21st and 22nd.