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Johnson is currently on a hiatus from the rock band after doctors warned him to quit the group's Rock or Bust World Tour or risk losing his hearing. He took medics' advice and...

Ac/dc Star Cliff Williams To Retire After Rock Or Bust Tour

The rocker admits the death of bandmate Malcolm Young, the drama surrounding drummer Phil Rudd's arrest, and singer Brian Johnson's hearing issues, which prompted him to pull out of the tour earlier this...

Ac/dc's Cliff Williams To Retire After World Tour

AC/DC's Cliff Williams is to retire after their 'Rock or Bust World Tour'.The 'Thunderstruck' group's bassist has decided to step away from touring and recording music when their current run of shows come to an...

New In-ear Monitors Give Brian Johnson Hope He'll Rock On After Hearing Drama

The rocker's health issues forced him to pull out of the band's Rock or Bust tour earlier this year (16), but in a new statement about his treatment, the Thunderstruck singer reveals his...

Axl Rose Rocks Out With Ac/dc In Lisbon

The Guns N' Roses frontman was recently recruited as a temporary replacement for Brian Johnson after the veteran singer was advised to stop playing live or "risk total hearing loss". AC DC...

Axl Rose Jumped At The Chance To Replace Brian Johnson In Ac/dc

The Guns N' Roses star will make his debut as the Australian rock act's new singer in Lisbon, Portugal on Saturday (07May16), and he tells the BBC he jumped at the chance to...

Roger Daltrey Blasts Ac/dc For Karaoke Axl Rose Hire

Johnson was forced to pull out of the group's Rock or Bust tour after doctors told him he was risking his hearing if he continued. The decision forced his bandmates to postpone...

Ac/dc Almost Hired Tribute Band Singer Before Axl Rose

The band's Rock or Bust World Tour was put in jeopardy last month (Mar16) when Johnson, who has fronted the group since 1980, was advised by doctors that performing live would put him...

Brian Johnson Details Why He Left Ac/dc Tour And His Future With The Band

AC/DC frontman Brian Johnson has released a statement explaining his decision to bow out of the remaining dates on the band’s Rock or Bust world tour. Johnson was advised by doctors to stop touring or...

Brian Johnson 'Crushed' By Hearing Diagnosis

Johnson bowed out of the band's Rock or Bust World Tour in March (16) because doctors advised him to stop performing live immediately or risk "total hearing loss." Brian, 68, reveals...

Axl Rose To Join Ac/dc For World Tour

The Australian rockers said in a statement on Saturday (16Apr16) that the Guns N' Roses frontman would be taking over duties from Brian, who has had to bow out of touring in an...

Scott Ian: 'Ac/dc Should Quit If Brian Johnson Can't Come Back'

The singer was forced to pull out of shows in February (16) when doctors told him he would be risking permanent hearing loss if he continued with the band's Rock or Bust North...

Axl Rose Spotted Leaving Ac/dc Rehearsal Space

Reports Rose had been drafted in to replace Brian Johnson for the remaining dates of the Australian band's North American tour began circulating last week (ends25Mar16). And now photos of him rehearsing...

Will Axl Rose Join Ac/dc For North American Dates?

Respected Atlanta, Georgia radio host Jason Bailey claims he has it on good authority that Rose is in the city working out with Angus Young and his bandmates with a view to joining...

Is Axl Rose Set To Front Ac/dc?

With their lead singer Brian Johnson sidelined with immediate effect because of his hearing problems, AC/DC are now reportedly considering inviting Guns ‘N’ Roses’ frontman Axl Rose to step in and provide lead vocals when...

Brian Johnson Reportedly Feels "Betrayed" By Ac/dc's Treatment Of His Hearing Problems

Following the diagnosis of serious hearing problems that have forced him to leave their Rock Or Bust tour of North America with immediate effect, AC/DC’s former lead singer Brian Johnson reportedly feels “betrayed” by his...

Former Ac/dc Star Keen To Step In For Ailing Brian Johnson

Dave Evans, who briefly led the group before he was replaced by the late Bon Scott, hopes his phone is going to ring as guitarist Angus Young and his bandmates seek out a...

Ac/dc Forced To Postpone Us Tour Dates After Doctors Warn Brian Johnson He's Going Deaf

AC/DC have been forced to immediately postpone the latest leg of their 'Rock Or Bust Tour' in North America after it was revealed that lead singer Brian Johnson is on the verge of permanently losing...

Ac/dc's Brian Johnson Forced To Bow Out Of Tour

The rockers are currently on the U.S. leg of their Rock or Bust World Tour, but singer Johnson will be sitting out the remaining 10 dates in America. In a statement released...

Brian Johnson Snags Rare Jaguar

The AC DC star tells the Interactive Jaguar Blog he's so impressed by the sound of his new ride, he never has the stereo on. "I love it," he says. "It's a...

Phil Rudd Not In Contact With Ac/dc

Phil Rudd of AC/DC hasn't spoken to his band mates since being arrested.The 60-year-old drummer pleaded guilty to charges of drug possession and threatening to kill in November, and has been cut off by his...

Ac/dc Drummer Phil Rudd Pleads Guilty To Threat To Kill Charge

AC/DC's Phil Rudd has pleaded guilty to a threat to kill charge.The drummer appeared at the District Court in Tauranga, New Zealand, where he was charged with two counts of threatening to kill and possession...

Paul Mccartney Gives Brian Johnson Coachella Tips

The rock legend and his bandmates will make their Coachella debut on Friday night (10Apr15), and Johnson admits he feels well prepared thanks to a chat he had with the former Beatle, who...

Ac/dc's Phil Rudd Late To Court

AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd turned up late for his court appearance.The 60-year-old percussionist was charged with threatening to kill and possession of drugs earlier this month and behaved strangely during his short time in front...

Ac/dc Won't Fire Phil Rudd

Rocker Angus Young says Phil Rudd won't be fired from AC/DC.The 59-year-old guitarist has suggested that Phil - who was arrested last month - would still be a part of the hard rock band, although...

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...

Phil Rudd Accused Of Hiring Hitman

AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd has been charged with trying to have two men killed.The 60-year-old musician's home in New Zealand was raided on Thursday (06.11.14) morning and he appeared in Tauranga district court later in...

Brian Johnson Supports Dementia Charity

AC/DC's Brian Johnson has given his support to a dementia charity.The 'Back in Black' hitmaker - whose bandmate Malcolm Young was recently diagnosed with the disease - contacted the Sporting Memories Network in Yorkshire, North...

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...

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...

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