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AC/DC drummer (or should that be former drummer?) Phil Rudd has been sentenced in New Zealand to eight months of home detention after he pleaded guilty to threatening to kill a man who used to work for him, along with possession of methamphetamine and marijuana. The 61-year-old was sentenced in …
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All set for Saturday night! New AC/DC frontman Axl Rose has given his first proper interview as Brian Johnson’s replacemenet and his own first proper interview for five years and has paid a huge tribute to his predecessor who fronted the legendary hard rockers for 36 years. Axl told BBC 6 …
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Whatever the real truth is about the Brian Johnson situation, it looks like we can say for absolute certainty that the Geordie singer really has been fired from the band he has fronted for the last 36 years. This whole unpleasant shit-storm erupted last week when AC/DC put out a …

Friday marked the 30th anniversary of the death of AC/DC frontman Bon Scott and fans gathered to pay their respects. Church bells also tolled in Sydney, the hometown of brothers Malcolm and Angus Young, who founded the band in 1973 and are back in the city for concerts in the …

A prominent member of AC/DC’s touring company has given us a remarkable insight into what is going on behind the scenes after the band appointed Axl Rose as vocalist in the wake of Brian Johnson’s sad departure from the band. Axl will play 22 dates with AC/DC, the first being …

19th February 1980. Legendary AC/DC frontman Bon Scott had been out with friends, but the evening took a terrible turn as Scott passed out in his car and ultimately choked to death on his own vomit. He was only 33 years old. Through the late 70’s AC/DC had been gaining fans …
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AC/DC vocalist Brian Johnson has issued a lengthy statement regarding his departure from the band which you can read in full below. Johnno says that he doesn’t believe the earlier press releases sufficiently set out what he wanted to say to AC/DC fans or the way in which he thought …

TONY MOTTRAM’S SHOT OF THE MONTH DECEMBER 2012 Oi Oi Rockers! I hope you had the Christmasses you all wanted!! Well from an Annus Horribilis round these parts – ALL BEST WISHES for your 2013. Here are the follow on AC/DC shots mentioned in last month’s article. Well The SHOOTING …