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Brian Johnson: 'Malcolm Young Just Wanted Us To Keep Making Music'

Ac Dc frontman Brian Johnson signed on for another band world tour after ailing bandmate Malcolm Young urged him to "keep making music".The British rocker was considering retirement from the road at the end of...

Angus Young: 'My Brother Fought To The End Until Dementia Took Over'

Ac Dc rocker Angus Young has paid tribute to his brother, who was forced to quit the band following a dementia diagnosis, insisting he worked until his condition became too much of a problem.The guitarist...

Angus Young: 'Phil Rudd Needs To Sort Himself Out'

Ac Dc will not be welcoming drummer Phil Rudd back into the band after a charge of attempting to procure murder by New Zealand police was dropped last week (ends07Nov14).Guitarist Angus Young admits he's relieved...

Phil Rudd 'Wouldn't Harm Anyone'

AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd has been described by his son as ''a good guy'' who ''wouldn't harm anyone'' following his recent arrest.The 60-year-old musician was arrested and charged with attempting to procure murder, making threats...

Officials Criticised Over Phil Rudd Case

A man caught up in Ac Dc rocker Phil Rudd's arrest over an alleged murder-for-hire plot in New Zealand has blasted officials for charging the star and then dropping the accusation hours later.The man, who...

Ac/dc Drummer Phil Rudd Off The Hook For Procuring Murder, Still Faces Threatening To Kill And Drugs Charges

AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd still faces a plethora of charges in his alleged murder plot scandal, but has had the most significant of the lot withdrawn. A New Zealand crown solicitor has chosen not to...

Phil Rudd's Murder Plot Charge Dropped

Ac Dc drummer Phil Rudd's murder plot charge has been dropped, just a day after his arrest in New Zealand.The rocker, 60, stood accused of allegedly attempting to have two as-yet-unidentified men killed. Police...

Troubled Ac/dc Star's Friend Speaks Out: 'He's A Good Fella'

The man who Ac Dc star Phil Rudd allegedly attempted to hire as a hitman has broken his silence about the drama, which has led to the drummer's arrest.The unnamed associate police have linked to...

Ac/dc: 'New Album Will Not Be Affected By Phil Rudd's Murder Plot Charge'

Rockers Ac Dc are adamant their upcoming tour and album will not be affected by the absence of their drummer Phil Rudd after he was charged with attempt to procure murder on Thursday (06Nov14).Rudd has...

Ac/dc Drummer Phil Rudd Accused Of Ordering Murder On Two Men

AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd, 60, has been arrested in New Zealand and charged with ordering the murder of two men. A member of the Taurango Central division of New Zealand Police confirmed the arrested though...

Ac/dc's Phil Rudd Charged In Murder Plot

Ac Dc drummer Phil Rudd has been arrested and charged in connection to an alleged murder plot in New Zealand.The Australian rocker, 60, was taken into custody on Thursday morning (06Nov14) after local police raided...

Brian Johnson Lends Support To Dementia Charity

Ac Dc frontman Brian Johnson has thrown his support behind a U.K. charity supporting dementia patients after the condition forced bandmate Malcolm Young to step down from the group last month (Sep14).The Highway to Hell...

Ac/dc Fuel Phil Rudd Rumours With Line-up Photo

Rockers Ac Dc have fuelled rumours about the absence of Phil Rudd by sharing a promotional picture of their new line-up without the drummer.The percussionist was rumoured to have sat out the band's video shoot...

Filmmaker Determined To Complete Bon Scott Biopic Without Ac/dc's Blessing

Filmmaker Rob Liotti is determined to press on with a planned Bon Scott biopic, despite the fact the tragic rocker's Ac Dc bandmates refuse to support the project.The producer admits the latest Jimi Hendrix movie,...

Brian Johnson Opens Up About Malcolm Young's Dementia Departure

Ac Dc frontman Brian Johnson has broken his silence about bandmate Malcolm Young's dementia battle, revealing he missed the guitarist in the studio while the band was recording new album Rock Or Bust.Young's condition forced...

Malcolm Young's Family Confirm Dementia Diagnosis

Malcolm Young's family have confirmed the AC/DC guitarist is suffering from dementia.The 61-year-old founding member of the rock band - whose retirement was announced last Wednesday (24.09.14) - has been stricken with the incurable brain...

Malcolm Young's Nephew To Replace Him In Ac/dc

Rockers Ac Dc are planning to keep it in the family when it comes to replacing guitarist Malcolm Young in the line-up - his spot will be filled by his nephew.Young's family and the band's...

Family Member Of Ac/dc's Malcolm Young Confirms Guitarist Was Diagnosed With Dementia

Since AC/DC announced that the band's co-founder Malcolm Young will be leaving indefinitely due to unspecified health reasons, after a career spanning over four decades as the rhythm guitarist, many fans of the Aussi rock...

Malcolm Young's Family Confirms Rocker Is Suffering From Dementia

Ac Dc star Malcolm Young's family has confirmed the rocker is suffering from dementia.Reports surfaced last week (ends28Sep14) the guitarist had been admitted to the Lulworth House care facility in Sydney, Australia to receive treatment...

Malcolm Young Receiving Treatment For Dementia - Report

Ac Dc star Malcolm Young is reportedly receiving treatment for dementia after suffering a stroke last year (13).The Highway to Hell hitmakers announced in April (14) that guitarist Young would be taking a break from...

Malcolm Young Reportedly Left Ac/dc Due To Suffering From Dementia

Only one day ago it was announced that the co-founder of Australia's most successful rock groups, AC/DC, Malcolm Young, has officially retired after a career spanning over four decades as the rhythm guitarist.Malcolm Young [L]...

Malcolm Young Leaves Ac/dc Due To Poor Health

One of the founding members of AC/DC, Malcolm Young, has announced he is leaving the band due to poor health. The exact nature of Young's illness has not been confirmed, but in a statement on...

Malcolm Young Out Of Ac/dc As New Album Is Announced

Ac Dc star Malcolm Young will not be returning to his role in the rock band as he continues to fight an ongoing illness.The Highway to Hell hitmakers announced in April (14) that guitarist Young...

Chrissy Amphlett Memorial To Go Ahead

Officials in Australia have approved plans to name a road in Melbourne after late Divinyls frontwoman Chrissy Amphlett following a campaign by fans.The I Touch Myself hitmaker died last year (13) at the age of...

Led Zeppelin's Whole Lotta Love Voted Top Guitar Riff By Radio Listeners

Jimmy Page's guitar sequence on Led Zeppelin's Whole Lotta Love has been voted the Greatest Guitar Riff of all time in a new U.K. poll.The song topped a list of 100 riffs put together by...

Phil Rudd: 'Ac/dc Will Never Retire'

Ac Dc drummer Phil Rudd is adamant the band will "never retire" despite Malcolm Young's serious health woes.Young is currently taking a hiatus from the band while he battles undisclosed medical issues, and his nephew...

Soundgarden Songs Get Lullaby Makeover

Reunited rockers Soundgarden have become the latest band to feature on a lullaby compilation.Songs recorded by Chris Cornell and his bandmates have been turned into soothing tracks for babies by maestros at Twinkle Twinkle Little...

Police Offer Reward For Information About Ac/dc Manager's Killer

Lawmakers in Australia have offered up a $100,000 ($92,800) reward for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of former Ac Dc manager Crispin Dye's killer.Dye was robbed and beaten to death in Sydney...

Delta Goodrem Brushes Off Marlon Wayans' Dancing Criticism

Australian singer Delta Goodrem has brushed off critical comments from comedian Marlon Wayans after he poked fun at her lack of rhythm while attending a Beyonce and Jay Z concert in Los Angeles over the...

5 Seconds Of Summer Bring The Heat To The Top Of The U.s. Album Chart

5 Seconds Of Summer, Australia's answer to One Direction, have topped the U.S. albums chart with their self-titled debut.With 259,000 sales, the release scores the third biggest first week of the year (14) - and...

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