Phil Sutcliffe's AC/DC: High-Voltage Rock 'n' Roll: The Ultimate Illustrated PDF

By Phil Sutcliffe

ISBN-10: 0760338329

ISBN-13: 9780760338322

Shaped in 1973 through brothers Angus and Malcolm younger, AC/DC has turn into probably the most well known rock ’n’ roll bands in historical past. this large new identify follows the band from its roots in Sydney, Australia, to its most up-to-date releases and sold-out global excursions. No stone is left unturned, from the AC/DC’s formation and early membership gigs to its extraordinary all over the world luck. a distinct disguise incorporating Angus on a spinning disc provides approach to greater than four hundred illustrations contain handbills, posters, behind the curtain passes, and vinyl from worldwide, in addition to infrequent candid and function images. Sidebars from best rock scribes learn all studio releases and delve into the guitar apparatus of the younger brothers. the result's an amazing tribute to the band popular for a live-wire level convey and a sonic assault that experience attracted lovers from all rock camps

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