Birth Place: Sydney, Australia
Years Active: 1973–present
Genres: Hard Rock, Blues-rock, Rock And Roll, Heavy Metal
AC/DC is an Australian rock band, formed in 1973 by brothers Malcolm and Angus Young. Although the band is commonly classified as hard rock and is considered a pioneer of heavy metal, they have always classified their music as rock and roll. To date they are one of the highest grossing bands of all time.
In November 1973 Malcolm and Angus Young formed AC/DC and recruited bassist Larry Van Kriedt, vocalist Dave Evans, and drummer Colin Burgess. The early line-up of the band changed often and Burgess was the first member fired, while several bassists and drummers passed through the band during the next year. The Young brothers decided that Evans was not a suitable frontman for the group and in...
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40 Years Ago: AC/DC Release ‘T.N.T.’ in Australia, Setting Stage for Things to Come.
In early 1975, just a year after cementing their lineup with the addition of singer Bon Scott, AC/DC released their debut album, High Voltage. On Dec. 1, they delivered their second, T.N.T., and. as if their debut left any doubt, these boys meant business.
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40 Years Ago: AC/DC Release 'T.N.T.' in Australia, Setting the Stage for Things to Come
AC/DC's second album, 'T.N.T.,' was released on Dec. 1, 1975, but only in Australia.
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IT’S 42 years since AC/DC first plugged in and redefined rock and roll.
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