8 Rock Albums That Had Hard Acts To Follow

Aerosmith’s Rocks was released 42 years ago today (May 3), and in its own right, it’s a classic album, but it certainly had a lot to live up to considering it was released a little over a year after Toys in the Attic.  

5 Classic Debut Albums Panned By 'Rolling Stone'

AC/DC's debut album High Voltage was released 42 years ago today (April 30.)  The album features some of the band's biggest fan favorites, including "T.N.T." and "It's A Long Way To The Top (If You Wanna Rock 'N' Roll)," but those pesky critics at Rolling Stone didn't think too highly of the Aussie's debut effort.

PLAYLIST: Best Side A/Track 1s

Led Zeppelin’s self-titled debut album was released 49 years ago today (January 12.)  Besides being one of the best albums of all time, Led Zeppelin also has one of the best opening tracks of all time, too.

Take Our AC/DC Lyric Quiz!

Malcolm Young would’ve turned 65 today (January 6.)  As the backbone of AC/DC, he was responsible for crafting many of the legendary band’s classic tracks.  In honor of his birthday today, we thought a little test of lyrical knowledge would be fun.   Match the lyric with the correct song in the quiz below!   Erica…

Recap of Malcolm Young’s Funeral

Any differences and grievances were put aside Tuesday (November 28) as AC/DC alumni Brian Johnson, Phil Rudd, Cliff Williams and Mark Evans joined family and friends of the late Malcolm Young during a funeral service at St. Mary's Cathedral in Sydney, Australia. 

Foo Fighters Play Some Rock & Roll for Malcolm Young

Foo Fighters performed a live cover of Let There be Rock in tribute to Malcolm Young, co-founder and rhythm guitarist of AC/DC, who passed away over the weekend. Watch the performance below! Foo Fighters - Let There Be Rock (AC/DC cover) - Corona Capitol, Mexico City, Mexico (18/11/2017) Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/foofightersbrasilplay Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/foofightersbr/

POLL: Best Malcolm Young Riff

Angus Young may have received a bunch of attention as lead guitar on his on-stage antics, but make no mistake that a big part of AC/DC's sound is thanks to Malcolm Young's chugging, powerful rhythm guitar.

FLASHBACK: AC/DC’s Rock Hall Induction

Brian Johnson celebrates his 70th birthday today (October 5), and with the announcement of the 2018 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame nominees also coming down today, it’s appropriate to look back to 2003 when AC/DC received their Rock Hall dues. 

FLASHBACK: Stephen King, AC/DC & “Who Made Who”

Iconic author Stephen King celebrates his 70th birthday today (September 21), and out of all of his contributions to pop culture, we’d like to take this opportunity to single out 1986’s Maximum Overdrive, one of his lesser-celebrated films.

5 Awesome AC/DC Music Videos

Angus Young celebrates his 62nd birthday today (March 31). While AC/DC's future is uncertain for now, one thing is for sure:  They've cranked out some of the best rock tracks and videos of all time.  In honor of Young's birthday, here are five of our favorite music videos from the band that are sure to…

One Big Reason We’re Thankful For Axl Rose

Today (February 6) is Axl Rose’s birthday, and this past year certainly has been a busy one for the singer, but there’s a specific reason we’d like to recognize him today.  (And no, it has nothing to do with the fact he’s been punctual lately.)

"Thunderstruck" - The Scottish Way

Bagpipes are by no means commonplace in rock, but they're not totally foreign either. Korn has used them in several songs, and even AC/DC on their homage to young upstart rock bands on "It's A Long Way To The Top" from the Bon Scott years. Check out this Scottish band cranking out this classic AC/DC…

6 Delightfully Random Pieces Of AC/DC Merch

Malcolm Young celebrates his 64th birthday today (January 6), and in addition to being one of the main creative forces of the band, there’s no doubt that he’s aided in the band’s business-savvy ways, particularly in the merchandise department.