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Drummer Rikki Rockett: Poison, Def Leppard Summer Tour Is Official

It's hard to stack up to some of the live runs already announced this year, but if you're a hair metal fan, this may just be the wet dream of a tour you're looking for.

Writing on his official Facebook page, Poison drummer Rikki Rockett stated, "It's Official!
Def Leppard/ Poison Tour 2012 Summer Tour!"

So there you have it, folks: Two of hair metal's biggest bands are (likely) coming to a city near you this fall. No cities/dates have been announced just yet, but we'll keep you up to date on all the latest info.

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Josh Hart is a former web producer and staff writer for Guitar World and Guitar Aficionado magazines (2010–2012). He has since pursued writing fiction under various pseudonyms while exploring the technical underpinnings of journalism, now serving as a senior software engineer for The Seattle Times.