AC/DC: High-Voltage Rock 'n' Roll: The Ultimate Illustrated History

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Voyageur Press, Oct 14, 2010 - Biography & Autobiography - 224 pages
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DIVFormed in 1973 by brothers Angus and Malcolm Young, AC/DC has become one of the most popular rock ’n’ roll 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 AC/DC’s formation and early club gigs to its astounding worldwide success. A special cover incorporating Angus on a spinning disc gives way to 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/div 

Contributors include:
Phil Sutcliffe
Joe Bonomo
Danie Bukszpan
Jen Jewel Brown
Anthony Bozza
Garth Cartwright
Ian Christe
David Dunlap
Andrew Earles
Dave Hunter
James McNair
Martin Popoff
Sylvie Simmons
Bill Voccia

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i saw acdc at the station hotel in prahan, when they just started, there were about 10 people in the smoke filled bar, i also lived in the same street as them at the time , it was lansdowne rd, there was a phone box outside there house, i waited to use it one day, as angus was chatting, he left, and said to me= sorry to take so long mate, ive never forgotten that  

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What a fun ride back in time! High Voltage- has many never before seen pictures, rock memorabilia and some great stories from the band as they have toured the world many times over. This is a must read for all the legions of AC/DC fans out there. It truly is a rags to riches success story! Read full review

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About the author (2010)

London-based journalist Phil Sutcliffe has been writing about rock since 1974 and has interviewed greats such as Paul McCartney, Bruce Springsteen, Nirvana, and Queen. Phil is also the author of Voyageur Press' AC/DC: High-Voltage Rock 'n' Roll: The Ultimate Illustrated History.

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