Before Def Leppard hit the stage at Van Andel Arena Monday, April 17, WZZM 13's Brent Ashcroft caught up with lead guitarist Phil Collen.

Collen talked about everything from the early years, to why they're still rockin' arenas today.

Watch the full interview in the video above.

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Additional credit to Entertainment & Media Consultant, Chris Petras

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