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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia (1973 – present)

AC/DC is an Australian band formed in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia in December 1973 by Angus and Malcolm Young. Their albums have sold in colossal numbers; the total is now estimated at well over 200 million copies worldwide, with the 1980 album Back In Black selling over 21 million in the US alone and 40+ million worldwide, making it, according to statistics, one of the best selling albums in the world, outsold only by Michael Jackson’s ‘Thriller’, and tied with Pink Floyd’s ‘Dark Side of the Moon’. Their newest album released in 2008 entitled Black Ice is critically acclaimed even ahead of its release. The band has had two distinctive lead singers, and fans tend to divide its history into the “Bon Scott era (1974-80)” and the “Brian Johnson era (1980-present)”.

Most fans will agree that lead guitarist Angus Young (Now living In The Netherlands) is the face of AC/DC, appearing on the cover of most albums. His wild stage antics and schoolboy uniform have made him one of the most loved guitar players of all time. He has the unparalleled ability to captivate an audience of over 50,000 people with just the sounds of his guitar and his facial expressions. Most footage of Angus consists of him either doing Chuck Berry’s patented Duck Walk across the stage, or of his mop of hair flying around as he rocks through one of his famous solos. Aside from captivating solos, he has also created some of the most well-known riffs together with his brother Malcolm Young.


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  • Niemiecki

    Rock or Burst is really awesome... Classic AC/DC!

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  • lear_4

    One of the most overrated artists in music history.

    30 Jan 9:10am Reply
  • FriendlyPoison

    Finally got my fucking tags sorted lol, new album kicks ass! Rock or Bust! \\m/

    29 Jan 9:58am Reply
  • materialgirl-

    Rock or Bust is surprisingly an awesome album. IN ROCK WE TRUST! [10]

    26 Jan 7:45pm Reply
  • borovinkovna

    No AC/DC on spotify! How is that possible??.........................

    26 Jan 6:35pm Reply
  • Maquina_Muerte

    I think Peru will go bankrupt if AC/DC is going to pass by and sell tickets for at least 70 dollars, and isn't Peru also one of those ultra anti-capitalist countries ? or am I confusing this with another country ?

    24 Jan 10:00pm Reply
  • Steambull

    Any news on whether Phil will be behind the cans during the tour? AC/DC with Malcolm and Phil had one of the best rhythm sections in rock music.

    24 Jan 2:50pm Reply
  • Maquina_Muerte

    finally going to see them live in Dessel :D

    18 Jan 7:11pm Reply
  • Fucking_Doctor


    18 Jan 11:54am Reply
  • celaoguitar

    Ain't no fun!!!!

    17 Jan 11:36pm Reply
  • Peace_Sells86

    Rock or Bust is awesome. My new favourite Brian era record.

    16 Jan 12:19pm Reply
  • EduSkynyrd

    It's A Long Way To the top,If you wanna rock n' roll,motherfucker

    4 Jan 4:01pm Reply
  • evanisreallyok

    Love the new album. Hoping they come to Minneapolis but I will be willing to go to Chicago if need be.

    3 Jan 4:32am Reply
  • Sharp-Ton

    Let There Be Rock

    3 Jan 2:06am Reply
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  • vivianacantrell

    years ago the rolling stones magazine was "rock" good interviews,pictures etc ;today is a magazine, whichever justin Bieber appears on the cover with a megadeth t shirt , so is a crap!

    29 Dec 2014 Reply
  • infectedmodes

    Would someone please explain how in the hell this abomination of nature: Nicki Minaj have 4/5 stars from her new album and AC/DC has 3.5/5, according to RollingStone? Or is it TrollingStone? Where's the logic, the sense of music, I'm really confused and worried.

    29 Dec 2014 Reply
  • Rock__Devil

    I love new album! It's fuckin' masterpiece!

    28 Dec 2014 Reply
  • bastiaceltic

    AC/DC is great great rock band,but no heavy music.

    27 Dec 2014 Reply
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