- 26 January 2010
AC/DC has just announced 'AC/DC: Iron Man 2,' the official album set to be released April 19th through Columbia Records in support of the upcoming 'Iron Man 2' film from Marvel Studios. The album will feature 15 classic AC/DC songs, selected from ten of the band's studio albums ranging from 1976 to 2008. Included in the album are notable classics such as "Shoot To Thrill," "Thunderstruck," and "Let There Be Rock" as well as "War Machine" from the recent 'Black Ice' release.
Making its worldwide premiere today is the official 'AC/DC: Iron Man 2' video for "Shoot To Thrill", available in Canada on VEVO.com. The video features the original "Shoot To Thrill" track from 'Back In Black' and was filmed live in Buenos Aires last month while the band was on their sold out Black Ice World tour.
The film opens internationally beginning on April 28, 2010. In the U.S. and Canada, the film will be distributed by Paramount Pictures and is scheduled for release on May 7, 2010.
- 20 January 2010
AC/DC's got their sights set on Northern Europe with the announcement of three new shoes in the upper territories, joining yesterday's announcement of their May 30th return to Oslo, Norway.
Today the band expanded their summer trek with shows at Ratina Stadium in Tampere, Finland on June 1st, Olympic Stadium in Stockholm, Sweden on June 3rd, and CASA Arena Horsens in Horsens, Denmark on June 5th.
Tickets go on sale online on January 26th at 9AM (local time) for the Tampere show and the same day at 10AM (local time) for the Stockholm show. Tickets for the Horsens show go on sale online January 29th at 10AM (local time).
- 7 December 2009
Congratulations to AC/DC for being nominated to receive Grammy Awards in the categories of Best Rock Album for Black Ice & Best Hard Rock Performance for "War Machine".
- 7 October 2009
- 4 October 2009
"Itâ€™s an inside job that forced me to reschedule those upcoming 6 shows! Inside being the operative word here. My insides were giving me lots of trouble, ulcers and such. They were really uncomfortable and painful, which required me to seek immediate medical attention. The doctor's looked me over, pocked, scanned and prodded all possible areas. In the end they gave me a clean bill of health, but insisted that I take a bit of time to recuperate and rest up. We've been touring non stop since this time last year and have a lot more touring to do. Thanks for all of the get well wishes and i hope to see you all again very soon."
- Brian Johnson
- 20 September 2009
Antimusic.com has reported that Rock Radio has asked listeners to submit their top 10 tracks of all time for their "Top 500 Weekend", and guess who had the most tracks on the list? That's right, AC/DC. They took the crown with 17 total tracks. But did they take the top spot? Find out HERE.
- 13 September 2009
Ã¢â‚¬Å“Rock N Roll TrainÃ¢â‚¬Â has come in at #1 on radio in New Zealand. Congrats to the band and thanks go out to all the fans in New Zealand. Keep up the great work everyone!
- 25 August 2009
Nothing, except that AC/DC's Brian Johnson did a killer cover of Tina Turner's 'Nutbush City Limits' all the way back in 2004! Haven't seen this video yet? Watch it HERE.