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AC/DC: More European Dates Announced

Anglo-Australian hard rock legends AC/DC have scheduled the following European dates: May 16 - Bucharest, Romania - Piata Constitutiei May 19 - Udine, Italy - Stadio Friuli May 22 - Wels, Austria - Air Field May 25 - Hannover, Germany - Messe Jun. 13 - Stuttgart, Germany - Cannstatter Wasen Jun. 15 - Nice, France ...

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AC/DC Named 'Distinguished Citizens' Of Buenos Aires

Mario Pergolini, host of the Argentine radio show "Cuál es?", has posted a short video clip (see below) of the members of AC/DC being declared "Ciudadanos Ilustres" (Distinguished Citizens) of Buenos Aires for their long and successful career. According to 10Musica.com, AC/DC's three sold-out shows at the River Plate Stadium in Buenos Aires ...

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Argentina Goes Crazy For AC/DC

Video footage of AC/DC fans showing their appreciation for their heroes during the band's December 2, 2009 performance at the River Plate Stadium in Buenos Aires, Argentina can be viewed below. According to 10Musica.com, AC/DC's three sold-out shows at the River Plate Stadium on December 2, 3 and 6 (65,000 capacity each) are ...

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AC/DC Are Australia's Richest Entertainers

The Age reports that legendary rockers AC/DC have topped this year's list of Australia's richest entertainers, according to Australian business magazine BRW. The band dislodged the WIGGLES from the No. 1 spot in the 2009 BRW Top 50 Entertainers list, with revenue of AUD $105 million (approximately USD $95 million) — a nine-fold ...

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AC/DC: 'Amplifier' Box Set On The Way?

According to U.K.'s Classic Rock magazine, there are unconfirmed reports that AC/DC will release a major box set later this year. These reports suggest this will come in a box shaped as an amplifier — that actually works. It will contain three CDs, two DVDs and a vinyl album. There will be a ...

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Hundreds See AC/DC For Free After Security Breach

CBC News reports: A security breach at Thursday night's AC/DC concert in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada allowed several hundred fans to see the legendary Australian rock band for free. It was almost an hour into AC/DC's set when thousands of fans were still outside the Magnetic Hill outdoor concert site in a huge ...

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AC/DC Melbourne Fiasco: AFL Denies Playing Politics

Australia's The Age reports: The AFL (Australian Football League) has denied it is taking a hardline stance over a double-booking fiasco with legendary rockers AC/DC at Etihad Stadium in Melbourne as a tactic to broker better deals for AFL clubs. A public relations disaster is looming after it emerged the Docklands stadium had ...

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AC/DC Scalpers Reap Massive Profit On eBay

Daile Pepper of WAtoday.com.au reports: The mad scramble for AC/DC tickets has continued on the Internet, with passionate Australian fans paying scalpers hundreds of dollars for the chance to attend. Two tickets, which this morning sold for AUD $150 each through Ticketmaster, attracted bids of AUD $850 only hours after they went on ...

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No AC/DC For Scotland's T IN THE PARK Festival

Contrary to a report in the UK's Sun, AC/DC will definitely not be appearing at Scotland's biggest music festival, T in the Park, in 2009. The paper claimed that the veteran rockers deliberately left Scotland off their forthcoming UK tour (in April), because they were planning to headline T in the Park later on in ...

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AC/DC: More New York City Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of AC/DC's November 12, 2008 concert at Madison Square Garden in New York City can be viewed below (clips uploaded by "rockstartix4u"). Photos of the show can be found on MSG.com. AC/DC's "Black Ice" (Columbia/Sony BMG) last week topped Billboard's pan-European Top 100 Albums chart for a third week. According ...

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AC/DC: New York City Footage Available

Fan-filmed video footage of AC/DC's November 12, 2008 concert at Madison Square Garden in New York City can be viewed below (clips uploaded by "redimix75"). Photos of the show can be found on MSG.com. According to Billboard.biz, AC/DC's "Black Ice" (Columbia/Sony BMG) has topped Billboard's pan-European Top 100 Albums chart for ...

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AC/DC's 'Black Ice' Tops Italian Chart

According to the Italian news blog Musica Metal, AC/DC's new album, "Black Ice", has topped the Italian chart, beating the first-week sales of the long-awaited albums from local pop musicians Vinicio Capossela and Ornella Vanoni. Three more AC/DC albums, fueled by the hype surrounding the "Black Ice" release, have made a return appearance ...

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AC/DC Ropes In Formula One Fitness Crew Ahead Of Tour

NME.com reports that Australian hard rock legends AC/DC have roped in Formula One fitness coaches to prepare them for their forthcoming mammoth world tour. Speaking to Absolute Radio DJ Ben Jones, singer Brian Johnson admitted: "Both me and Angus (Young, guitarist) have got a fitness regime. I'm getting a Formula One guy in. ...

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AC/DC Conquers The Colosseum In Rome

According to the Italian news blog Musica Metal, the Italian branch of Sony BMG celebrated the release of AC/DC's new album, "Black Ice", by projecting the band's logo on the external walls of the Colosseum in Rome, one of the most recognizable historical buildings in the world. The AC/DC logo could be seen ...

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