Def Leppard
Def Leppard (Handout)

A day before their show at Jiffy Lube Live, Def Leppard announced Friday morning they would have to postpone their performance scheduled for Saturday night.

The band has had to reschedule because of a family illness, according to the e-mail concert promoter Live Nation sent to media this morning.

The band, and opener Heart, will instead perform July 31.

"Def Leppard regrets the inconvenience and looks forward to returning to Jiffy Lube Live in several weeks," the statement said.

All tickets purchased for Saturday will be honored at the July 31 show.