Tag Archives: AC/DC

Axl Rose Confirmed as Vocalist For AC/DC

Axl Rose - ACDC

Rumors ran rampant for a while with all of the speculation that Guns N’ Roses vocalist Axl Rose would be taking over vocal duties for AC/DC from Brian Johnson. Word finally has come out from the band with the official statement. The official press release states: AC/DC band members would like to thank Brian Johnson

Axl Rose Rumored to be AC/DC Singer

Axl Rose - ACDC

The rumor that began innocently enough keeps getting fuel added to the fire. It appears as if Guns N’ Roses vocalist Axl Rose will fill in as the new AC/DC vocalist. TMZ recently published photos of Guns N’ Roses’ Axl Rose and the AC/DC band members leaving the same Atlanta rehearsal studio. AC/DC have still

AC/DC Drummer Phil Rudd Procuring Murder Charges Dropped, Band Issues Statement

AC/DC Drummer Phil Rudd

After yesterday’s announcement that AC/DC’s drummer Phil Rudd had been charged with attempting to procure murder of two men in New Zealand as well as with threatening to kill and possession of methamphetamine and cannabis, the charge of attempting to procure murder has been withdrawn. AC/DC has also released a brief statement addressing this situation.

AC/DC Drummer Phil Rudd Charged With Attempting to Procure Murder

AC/DC Drummer Phil Rudd

  Recently, AC/DC’s Malcolm Young left the band after his family announced he was suffering from dementia. Now, drummer Phil Rudd has been charged with attempting to procure murder of two men in New Zealand. He has appeared in New Zealand’s Tauranga District Court where he was charged with the attempted murder as well as

AC/DC’s Malcolm Young Suffering From Dementia

AC/DC

According to The Sydney Morning Herald, AC/DC co-founder, guitarist and songwriter Malcolm Young, whose retirement from the band was announced on Wednesday, has been moved into full-time care in a nursing home facility in Sydney’s eastern suburbs specializing in dementia, citing sources connected to the Young family. The Young family connection said: “If you were

Joe Satriani Reveals New Album Cover and Track Listing

Joe Satriani has released the cover artwork of his upcoming album “Unstoppable Momentum” along with the track listing. Satriani plans to release the new album on May 7, 2013 through Epic Records. The album was recorded at Skywalker Sound in the Bay Area and produced by Satriani and Mike Fraser (AC/DC). It features Vinnie Colauita

Anthrax Streams Cover of Rush’s “Anthem”

Thrash metal legends Anthrax will release a special covers EP titled “Anthems” on March 22 via Nuclear Blast. Their cover of the Rush classic “Anthem” is now streaming online. Anthrax – Anthems Track Listing: 01. Anthem (RUSH cover) 02. Jailbreak (THIN LIZZY cover) 03. TNT (AC/DC cover) 04. Smokin’ (BOSTON cover) 05. Big Eyes (CHEAP

Sepultura Releases Their Own Beer

How is this for some tasty news. Brazilian thrash veterans Sepultura have released their own brand of beer to celebrate their 25th anniversary. The beer is described to have “a turbidity caused by natural yeast in suspension” and “aroma and flavors of banana and clove from a special strain of yeast that produces the chemicals

Dream Concert Setlist: AC/DC

Recently, I reviewed AC/DC’s latest live album, Live at Riverplate. There is a lot to love about that live album, such as the amazing production and mixing, but I found that there was far too many filler songs on there. I am sure that most people would agree with that sentiment on just about any

Metal Review: AC/DC – Live at River Plate (2012)

With 37 years under their belt and as a band who guilt their reputation on their high-energy live performances, you would be surprised to see that AC/DC’s Live at River Plate is only the band’s second live album. The first album was simply titled Live and contained many of the same tracks found on Live