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Tag Archives: Angus Young

AC/DC’s Angus and Stevie Young spotted outside Vancouver’s Warehouse Studio

Posted by on August 9, 2018

Just yesterday (8th), former(?) AC/DC members Brian Johnson and Phil Rudd were spotted outside Vancouver’s Warehouse Studios, the same location where the group recorded 2014’s Rock Or Bust, 2008’s Black Ice, and 2000’s Stiff Upper Lip. Another picture has circulated on social media and this time, it’s Angus and Stevie Young at the same location. […]

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Question of the day: Is AC/DC making a new album with Axl Rose?

Posted by on February 24, 2017

While we are wondering if this should be considered as “alternative facts,” #Fake News or legit, we heard there could be a new AC/DC album with Axl Rose coming out sometime in the future. The assumption began shortly after AC/DC’s Angus Young made guest appearances at Guns N’ Roses performances in Melbourne earlier this month […]

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Top 8 highest paid rock and metal musicians

Posted by on September 30, 2016

The metal dream of every rock and metal musician is to make it big enough and get an actual income out of their music. We can’t blame you for having that seemingly-impossible goal considering some rockstars nowadays earn enough money to buy their own third-world country, but we’re usually referring to legendary pioneers from the […]

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AC/DC’s Angus Young opens up about retirement, Axl

Posted by on August 1, 2016

It’s been a trying few years for AC/DC, with quite a few lineup changes. Their former drummer tried to kill someone, their rhythm guitarist and founding member is suffering from dementia, their lead singer suddenly had to retire from touring or risk going deaf, and their bassist said that this tour will be his last. Through […]

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AC/DC responds: “A lot of people think Brian was fired. That’s not the case”

Posted by on May 6, 2016

After Brian Johnson was let go from AC/DC after facing permanent hearing loss, many wondered what the motivation behind it was. The plot thickened when Johnson’s friend and comedian Jim Breuer expressed his displeasure about AC/DC giving their long-time singer the boot. After the controversy, the band announced Guns N’ Roses’ Axl Rose as Johnson’s […]

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Let’s overanalyze AC/DC’s Axl Rose and rescheduled tour announcement, shall we?

Posted by on April 18, 2016

This past weekend, AC/DC not only confirmed the long running rumors that they would continue touring with Axl Rose on vocals, but Angus Young even joined Guns N’ Roses onstage at Coachella. However, while everyone was excited about seeing Axl, Angus and Slash on the same stage, there was one major part of the announcement […]

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It’s official: Axl Rose confirmed as singer for AC/DC upcoming tour

Posted by on April 17, 2016

The speculations are over. After weeks grabbing every bit and piece of information available, we can finally say that Axl Rose will be the new singer for AC/DC ‘Rock or Bust’ world tour, including the 10 postponed dates in the US. The news came from AC/DC hours before Guns N’ Roses took over the stage in […]

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Axl Rose photographed outside of rehearsal studio with AC/DC… let the rumors escalate!

Posted by on March 28, 2016

Well… it’s getting harder and harder to ignore the rumors. First, it was an Atlanta radio host claiming that AC/DC had tapped Axl Rose to fill in for Brian Johnson on the remaining ten North American shows. Then an AC/DC rep could neither confirm nor deny that the Guns N’ Roses frontman was stepping in. […]

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Did AC/DC give Brian Johnson the boot? Jim Breuer says so [UPDATED]

Posted by on March 15, 2016

Fans are still shocked by the news that AC/DC had to postpone tour dates in light of Brian Johnson’s hearing problems. Even more of a surprise is that AC/DC might even tap guest singers for the rescheduled tour, as doctors have ordered Johnson to take a break from touring. However, is it possible that Johnson’s […]

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Metal Insider’s Top 10: shocking moments of 2014

Posted by on December 22, 2014

2014 was filled with lots of great new albums (as you likely noticed from our Top 10 list). Yet like every year, 2014 had plenty of shocking moments; incidents and events that took the metal community by complete surprise. With that in mind, the Metal Insider crew continues the tradition of listing the top ten […]

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