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  • If you are in New York City or Los Angeles, be sure to check out the AC/DC Rock Band Stores. You can pick up lots of AC/DC merchandise, including their brand new album BLACK ICE, and play the brand new Rock Band 2. All of the info is below. Here are some pictures of the stores.



    AC/DC Rock Band Store in NYC


    Inside the NYC AC/DC Store


    The Black Ice Truck hanging out outside of the AC/DC Store in NYC


    AC/DC Billboard in Times Square across from AC/DC Rock Band Store


    Inside the AC/DC Rock Band Store in LA (while under construction)


    The Black Ice Truck on Hollywood & Vine in LA

    Info

    The AC/DC Rock Band stores will open Sun., October 19 at 10 p.m. The stores will be open through Jan. 4, 2009 in New York at the MTV Store in Times Square and at Hollywood and Highland in Los Angeles.

    Locations

    The MTV Store featuring AC/DC and Rock Band
    1515 Broadway
    New York, NY 10036

    AC/DC Rock Band Store - LA
    6801 Hollywood Blvd (at Highland)
    Los Angeles, CA 90028

  • Several lucky die hard fans have been chosen to lead Rock N Roll Caravans throughout the US to an exclusive AC/DC show! We wanted to make it fair for other fans, so we are giving them a whole bunch of passes to distribute to anyone who wants to follow the Rock N Roll Caravan.

    Visit http://www.acdcvan.com to see where you can meet up with the fans. Details will be revealed in steps, so keep on checking back.



  • Walmart and Columbia Records have partnered with MTV to create an “AC/DC Rock Band Store” in New York’s Times Square and in Los Angeles to give fans in the these cities fast access to the band’s newest items. These pop up stores will open 12:01 midnight Oct. 20 to begin selling the album, AC/DC apparel, the Rock Band video game, and Rock Band branded apparel and accessories.

    The AC/DC Rock Band stores will open Sun., October 19 at 10 p.m. The stores will be open through Jan. 4, 2009 in New York at the MTV Store in Times Square and at Hollywood and Highland in Los Angeles.

    Locations

    The MTV Store featuring AC/DC and Rock Band
    1515 Broadway
    New York, NY 10036

    AC/DC Rock Band Store - LA
    6801 Hollywood Blvd (at Highland)
    Los Angeles, CA 90028


    The AC/DC Black Ice Truck in Times Square, New York City today.




  • We stopped by the AC/DC truck at Union Square in New York City today to see what was happening. Unsurprisingly, AC/DC fans of all ages were gathered, sharing their excitement for Black Ice. At the truck, fans can play the brand new Rock Band 2 with the AC/DC Live expansion pack, listen to Black Ice on studio headphones, and get lots of free prizes!


    If you didn't make it out today, here are the details as to where the trucks will be over the next few days:

    New York locations:

    Oct. 16 - 12PM - 8PM - Union Square West @ 15th Street
    Oct. 17 - 9 AM - 6 PM - Military Island (Times Square - Broadway and 7th Ave)
    Oct. 18 - Roving New York
    Oct. 19 - 9 PM – 2 AM - Wal-Mart & MTV “Pop Up” store at Times Square (Album release 12:01 am)
    Oct. 20 - 12PM - 8PM - Times Square (Broadway btwn 44th and 55th Streets)
    Oct. 21 - 12PM - 8PM - Spring Street btwn Broadway and Mercer (Soho)
    Oct. 22 - 12PM - 8PM - Broadway btwn 66th and 67th Streets

    Los Angeles locations:

    Oct. 16 - 12PM - 8PM - Hollywood & Highland
    Oct. 17 - 12PM - 8PM - 3rd Street Promenade (3rd Street btwn Santa Monica Blvd and Arizona Ave)
    Oct. 18 - Sit n Sleep (Magnolia Street)
    Oct. 19 - 10PM – 2AM - Grumman's Chinese Theatre
    Oct. 20 - 12PM - 8PM - Hollywood & Highland (Album release 12:01 am)
    Oct. 21 - 12PM - 8PM - 3rd Street Promenade
    Oct. 22 - 12PM - 8PM - Westwood Village (Broxton Ave)

  • We've been looking through the entries for the Give It All You Got Contest and are extremely impressed with some of the videos we have seen so far. AC/DC does truly have the best fans in the world!

    If you have not submitted a video yet, you have until October 30th to do so. We are giving away 2 signed guitars!!! Get those entries in.



    In the mean time, check out a few of our favorites so far...








  • AC/DC's new album, "Black Ice" available for streaming in its entirety on VH1's The Leak. The CD will be available for purchase starting Monday, October 20 and sold in the U.S. exclusively at Wal-Mart, Sam's Club, and ACDC.com.

    Events surrounding AC/DC's "Black Ice" launch have been announced for New York and Los Angeles this week, bringing fans a first taste in the countdown to the excitement of "Black Ice"'s release date. Fully decked-out interactive "Black Ice" trucks and "pop-up" stores will enhance the fan experience to new heights.

    Beginning Thursday, October 16, AC/DC fans will be able to visit the "Black Ice" trucks in various locations (see schedule below) to listen to the "Black Ice" album in full, try out the yet-to-be-released AC/DC Live: Rock Band Track Pack video game and compete for AC/DC concert tickets amongst like-minded super-fans. Fans are invited to join the celebration at Times Square on Sunday, October 19 where Wal-Mart and MTV will unveil the AC/DC Rock Band-branded store, selling the first copies of "Black Ice" available to the public (which will be on-sale from the nearby "Black Ice" truck as well).

    The details are as follows:

    New York locations:

    Oct. 16 - 12PM - 8PM - Union Square West @ 15th Street
    Oct. 17 - 9 AM - 6 PM - Military Island (Times Square - Broadway and 7th Ave)
    Oct. 18 - Roving New York
    Oct. 19 - 9 PM – 2 AM - Wal-Mart & MTV “Pop Up” store at Times Square (Album release 12:01 am)
    Oct. 20 - 12PM - 8PM - Times Square (Broadway btwn 44th and 55th Streets)
    Oct. 21 - 12PM - 8PM - Spring Street btwn Broadway and Mercer (Soho)
    Oct. 22 - 12PM - 8PM - Broadway btwn 66th and 67th Streets

    Los Angeles locations:

    Oct. 16 - 12PM - 8PM - Hollywood & Highland
    Oct. 17 - 12PM - 8PM - 3rd Street Promenade (3rd Street btwn Santa Monica Blvd and Arizona Ave)
    Oct. 18 - Sit n Sleep (Magnolia Street)
    Oct. 19 - 10PM – 2AM - Grumman's Chinese Theatre
    Oct. 20 - 12PM - 8PM - Hollywood & Highland (Album release 12:01 am)
    Oct. 21 - 12PM - 8PM - 3rd Street Promenade
    Oct. 22 - 12PM - 8PM - Westwood Village (Broxton Ave)

  • The smoke has finally cleared. After a long, heated battle, the Show Us Your AC/DC Contest has come to an end and winners have been selected. Unfortunately, since we were unable to select 3 winners from the pool of nearly 700 entries, we ended up picking 5 winners and hooking them all up! Congratulations to David, Patrick, Kelly, Jamie, and Thomas.

    We would like to thank everybody who submitted an entry into this contest. You far exceeded our expectations and definitely proved that AC/DC has the best fans in the world!


  • Big congrats goes out to James for winning our Rock Out Your Car contest! His truck definitely shows how excited he is for Black Ice. Don't forget, your last opportunity to get into the secret show is by pre-ordering Black Ice through the acdc.com store. 250 people will be selected at random and given a pair of tickets.


  • Enter now for a chance to be a star in the ultimate AC/DC Fan documentary film. This is a once in a lifetime opportunity for fans. Visit http://www.acdcrocks.com/rocknrollcaravan for more info.

  • Win tickets to see AC/DC at a SECRET PERFORMANCE in the New York area on October 26!

    You must be registered with imeem.com to enter. If you are not already registered visit imeem.com to register for free.

    To enter:
    • visit http://www.imeem.com/acdc
    • add AC/DC as a “Friend”
    • Post a comment on the "AC/DC Music Playlist" HERE

    ** Please note that winner must manage their own transportation and accommodation to/from New York City **

  • Due to overwhelming demand, the SHOW US YOUR AC/DC contest deadline has been extended one week, until Tuesday, October 7th.

    http://www.acdcrocks.com/showusyouracdc

    Check the contest page to see some of the most recent entries!

  • AC/DC would like to congratulate Trish and David, winners of the Dress Like Angus contest, for their spectacular pictures! To see some of the other great entries, head to myspace.com/acdc and check out AC/DC's top friends. Once again, thanks for your amazing pictures. Head to the contests page for more chances to win tickets to the secret show!

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