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Vault

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Vault

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
Producers:
Mercury Records
genre:
Metal

We gave it a B-

The Harlequin romance-level lyrics and soap operatic vocals on Def Leppard’s album Vault leave little to the imagination. But the painstaking patience with which these hits were produced (mostly by Mutt Lange) pays off — with Byzantine layering of guitars, sumptuous harmonies, and finely crafted pop hooks buried beneath the metal posturing. B-

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