- 20 May 2010AC/DC is featured in a new book, Full Metal Jackie Certified: The 50 Most Influential Heavy Metal Songs of the '80s and the True Stories Behind Their Lyrics. In a new interview conducted exclusively for the book, Brian Johnson details the creative process that resulted in the lyrics to “Hells Bells” and “Back in Black,” in full chapters about each song that examine their social and cultural significance, both in 1980 and today. The chapters also feature eye-catching period photos of the band, shot by acclaimed photographer Mark Weiss. Full Metal Jackie Certified: The 50 Most Influential Heavy Metal Songs of the '80s and the True Stories Behind Their Lyrics is in-stock or available for order at major book retailers, and also online at Amazon.ca and other online outlets.
- 20 May 2010On the site of a thousand years of violent history, ACDC were pitted against Iron Man in a ground breaking architectural projection mapping project. The front facade of the Great Keep at Rochester Castle, was brought to life using the latest in 3D animation techniques. This onslaught of the senses, saw the castle confront it's ultimate challenge. Warping, morphing, spewing and collapsing before the audiences eyes. Let there be rock!
Watch the video after the jump...
- 20 May 2010If you haven't gotten it yet, check out what's included in the CD/DVD package.
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- 13 April 2010
October 20 will mark the release of AC/DC's widely-anticipated â€˜Black Iceâ€™, the band's first studio album in eight years. â€˜Black Iceâ€™ features 15 new tracks from brothers Angus and Malcolm Young, Brian Johnson, Cliff Williams, and Phil Rudd. The album was produced by Brendan O'Brien at the Warehouse Studio in Vancouver, BC.
"Rock 'N' Roll Train," the album's first single, debuted August 28 and the band is set to kick off its first world tour since 2001 in late October.
'Black Ice' is available for preorder at Amazon now.
- 8 April 2010
Justin Sandercoe is a YouTube legend, with over 60 million YouTube hits, and almost 100,000 subscribers, he really is teaching the world to play guitar!
We've teamed up with Justin to teach you how to play Shoot To Thrill, we want you to film yourself playing the song and upload your version as a video response to Justin's tuition video.
Here's the best bit... The best one will win a unique Gibson SG guitar with an AC/DC Iron Man 2 paint job, created by the guitar wizards at www.simscustom.com.
For your chance to win, and to see a picture of the guitar, check out the competition on Justin's website.
There are a load of other prizes too, so even if you're not the world's greatest guitar player you can be sure there's something for you!
Visit www.justinguitar.com/acdc for more info.
- 31 March 2010