- 224 Pages
- Large Format
- Heavily Illustrated in Full Color and B&W Photos
- Released: October 14, 2010
- Originally Released: 2010
- Publisher: Voyageur Press
Description by OLDIES.com:
Formed in 1973 by brothers Angus and Malcolm Young, AC/DC has become one of the most popular bands in history. This massive new title follows the band from its roots in Sydney, Australia, to its most recent releases and sold-out world tours. No stone is left unturned, from the band's formation and early club gigs to its astounding worldwide success. More than 400 illustrations include handbills, posters, backstage passes, and vinyl from around the globe, as well as rare candid and performance photography. Sidebars from top rock scribes examine all studio releases and delve into the guitar gear of the Young brothers. The result is an awesome tribute to the band renowned for a live-wire stage show and a sonic attack that have attracted fans from all rock camps.
(Book). Formed in 1973 by brothers Malcolm and Angus Young, AC/DC emerged on the music scene ready to rock. With a raw, powerful sound and unmistakable, guitar-driven hooks, the band gained a following in their native Australia that would expand across the globe. This massive new illustrated history follows the band from its roots to its most recent releases and sold-out world tours. Author Phil Sutcliffe and a roster of hard-rock experts leave no stone unturned, from the band's formation and early club gigs to its astounding worldwide success and generation-spanning popularity.