- 21 March 2012Late last week the Australian Football League has announced that AC/DC's "It's A Long Way To The Top (If You Wanna Rock 'N Roll)" will be featured in the leagues 2012 advertising campaign.
According to the official AFL website, "It's only fitting that Australia's greatest game has adopted the world famous rock anthem It's a long way to the top from Australia's most successful rock band of all time."
"It's a great tribute to the late Bon Scott and a fantastic coup for the AFL to get such acknowledgement as this is the first time the band have linked themselves with an Australian sport."
AFL fans can expect to hear AC/DC's anthem played before matches during the 2012 season.
- 1 March 2012
On Friday night February 17th 2012 Brian Johnson and Cliff Williams made a special guest appearance on stage with the Greg Billings band at Marina Jacks in Sarasota, Florida.
Brian and Cliff performed on stage with the band on versions of “Okeechobee Whiskey” (Stranger), “Hey Jude” (The Beatles), and AC/DC’s “You Shook Me All Night Long”.
You can see the video here
- 21 February 2012
- 16 February 2012Congratulations to AC/DC on achieving gold RIAA certification for the album Iron Man 2!
- 30 January 2012
Stern Pinball, Inc., the only maker of real pinball machine games announced the availability of the AC/DC pinball machine. The AC/DC pinball machine allows players to experience the power of rock and roll with their own two hands.
Players will be able to rock out to 12 classic AC/DC hits including "Back In Black," "Highway To Hell" and "You Shook Me All Night Long." Other exciting game features include two separate ramps, a lower play field, ball shooting cannon, eight drop targets, a mechanized Hell's Bell and animations of the AC/DC band. Players can also join the party with a TNT detonator and the Devil's Jukebox. This tribute to one of rock and roll's most memorable bands pushes the auditory limits with its sound, style and infectious riffs. The AC/DC machine is designed to rock.
Pricing and Availability:
The AC/DC pinball machine is available today from $5699 - $8499.
Pro Version: $5699 MSRP
Premium Version: $7699 MSRP
Limited Edition Version: $8499 MSRP
To learn more about The AC/DC pinball machine and Stern Pinball, visit www.sternpinball.com.
- 24 January 2012
AC/DC's Australia's Family Jewels Exhibition will be transported to the USA this Spring. The exhibition will be showing at the EMP museum in Seattle, Washington from April 28, 2012-September 29, 2012.
Developed and presented by the Arts Centre Melbourne and the Western Australian Museum in association with AC/DC, Albert Music, and Sony Music, this is the first and only fully endorsed exhibition to bring to life the history, creativity, and power of one of the world's greatest rock bands. The exhibition will feature more than 400 artifacts including photos, instruments, 35 years of gig posters from shows staged around the world, letters, lyrics, and costumes, including an extremely rare Angus Young schoolboy outfit and his 1975 home sewn 'Super Ang' costume, complete with gold and red satin cape.
For further information: http://www.empmuseum.org
- 9 January 2012Malcolm had his 59th birthday on January 6! Send him a birthday message on the comment below!!
- 14 December 2011
Today is Cliff's 62nd birthday!! Send your birthday wishes to Cliff at the comment below!!
- 15 November 2011
We're excited to announce AC/DC Pinball Rocks for iPhone and iPad! Take
the stage and bask in the colored lights, roaring guitars, and
thundering drums of AC/DC. Includes classic AC/DC hits, original voice
recordings from vocalist Brian Johnson, guitar-shredding mini-games and
a hyper-realistic pinball enviroment featuring AC/DC's most iconic set
pieces. Ring Hell's bells, fire a cannonball salute, flick the switch to
power up the power station, and take a ride with Rosie -- all in
dazzling HD. Available today in the App Store for iPhone and
- 1 November 2011
AC/DC singer Brian Johnson plans to raise $1,000,000 for pediatric cancer. Brian's new "Highway To Help" TEXT to Give Campaign will be raising money through texting and the internet. During the 24 hours of the 50th running of the Rolex 24 hours of Daytona using the Rock stations and AC/DC Rocker and Roller, Brian Johnson, as he races in the Rolex 24 hours of Daytona January 28th, 330pm to January 29th, 3:30pm, 2012, Brian will be raising funds to provide services to families affected by pediatric cancer.
Brian will be in the following races:
Oct 27-30 Savannah
Nov 10-13 Daytona HSR
Dec 2-4 Sebring Bobby Rahal vintage race series
Jan 26-30 Daytona 24 hours
For more information, check out BrianJohnsonRacing.com