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AC/DC Confirms Malcolm Young is ‘Ill,’ Taking Break From Group

AC/DC has officially announced a hiatus for Malcolm Young, confirming that the founding rhythm guitarist is "taking a break from the band due to ill health."

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AC/DC Never to Record or Tour Again?

An Australian radio station is reporting that AC/DC's planned 40th anniversary tour will not take place, and that in fact they may never "perform again or record again."

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Watch Billy Joel and Brian Johnson Sing ‘You Shook Me All Night Long’

Billy Joel brought on a major surprise guest during his Madison Square Garden show last night.

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AC/DC’s Phil Rudd Cleared of Lying By New Zealand Court

AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd's 2010 conviction for marijuana possession has provoked a fresh round of legal headaches lately, but he seems to have emerged victorious.

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34 Years Ago: Bon Scott Found Dead

On Tuesday, Feb. 19, 1980, Bon Scott was found dead. The legendary AC/DC front man had been out drinking with friends, but the casual evening took a terrible turn as Scott passed out in his car, and ultimately choked to death on his own vomit. He was only 33 years old.

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AC/DC to Record New Album and Tour in 2014

It has been a while since we heard rumblings out of the AC/DC camp, but it looks like that's about to change. In a new interview, singer Brian Johnson divulged the group's plans for the year, which involve a new album, their first since 2008's 'Black Ice.'

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40 Years Ago: AC/DC and Journey Both Play Their First Concerts on the Same Night

It's impossible to predict the future, but it seems safe to say that no matter what happens this New Year's Eve in the world of classic rock, it won't measure up to Dec. 31, 1973, when future rock titans Journey and AC/DC both played their very first concerts on the same night.

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Watch Bon Scott Perform in His Pre-AC/DC Band

A new video featuring rare footage and performance from Bon Scott before he joined AC/DC is now available. Blue Pie Records has released 'Round and Round and Round,' a music-video archive featuring the late singer.

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16 Years Ago: AC/DC Release ‘Bonfire’ Box Set

On Nov. 18, 1997, AC/DC paid tribute to their fallen comrade Bon Scott with the release of the 'Bonfire' boxed set. The five-CD boxed set, issued 16 years ago, featured live material and alternate takes from the maniacal singer's tenure in the band. 

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AC/DC Fans Want ‘Highway to Hell’ for Christmas

If AC/DC fans in the U.K. have their way this Christmas, no one will have to sing 'Do You Hear What I Hear?,' because they'll all be surrounded by the sounds of the band's classic 1979 hit 'Highway to Hell.'

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AC/DC Almost Fired Bon Scott After 1975 Heroin Overdose, Claims Former Bassist

According to a new book, former AC/DC lead singer Bon Scott was nearly fired from the group back in 1975 after he almost died from a heroin overdose.

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18 Years Ago: AC/DC’s ‘Ballbreaker’ Released

The 13th AC/DC album turned out to be lucky for the Australian hard rock legends, which is why we're celebrating the Sept. 26, 1995 release of 'Ballbreaker.' The album continued their return to form after 1990's 'The Razor's Edge.'

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