The guys get the details behind the Def Leppard fan classic acoustic set that was shot in a bar that was way too small for a band that big. Take another rock n roll field trip – this time to Sheffield, England.
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Motley Crue in Sheffield: https://youtu.be/jIxSI_h0JWQ?si=qOtNmBjHahtNI0QY
Chaucer-related Sheffield nerdery: https://mediakron.bc.edu/mappingchaucer/the-canterbury-tales-1/sheffield-1#:~:text=Considered%20part%20of%20%E2%80%9Cthe%20North,particular%20spelling%20for%20their%20dialogue.
The Fiesta promo video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_bebvd8atLU
Photos of the Grosvenor Hotel: https://steelcitystatic.wordpress.com/2017/05/06/grosvenor-house-hotel/
Rock history of Sheffield: https://dirtystopouts.com/
Background on the Buccaneer: https://www.sheffieldhistory.co.uk/forums/topic/94-the-buccaneer-leopold-street-sheffield/
The 1995 performance: https://youtu.be/e-nnm1Uw8_M?si=pc3RvbD1IDkMV3Az
Press photos from 1995 performance: http://www.deflepparduk.com/2016newsoct44.html
List of Def Leppard landmarks: http://defleppard.snaggledworks.com/archive/misc/fodor_guide.txt
Rebels message board: https://www.sheffieldhistory.co.uk/forums/topic/33-rebels/
Photos of Wapentake being demolished:
Newsreel about the Grosvenor House Hotel: