AC/DC CONTINUE TO CELEBRATE THE RELEASE OF BACK IN BLACK
In part three of AC/DC’s look back at the 40th anniversary of the release of Back In Black. During episode three, Brian Johnson details how the band wanted to pay homage to their late singer Bon Scott. But they didn’t want it to be something stereotypically sappy, and needed to do it their way, like only AC/DC can.
Brothers Angus and Malcolm Young continue to explain the magic in their playing, and how they came up with such a monumental song. Johnson goes on to discuss how he tried to factor in Bon’s luck throughout the years and how he factored that into his lyrics. He goes on to mention how it seemed to come as a surprise to the rest of the band that their late singer’s luck had finally run out.
Check out AC/DC discussing the title track of 1980’s Back In Black:
Consequence Of Sound and Gibson Guitars have teamed up to bring you AC/DC Back in Black 40th Anniversary: A Virtual Celebration. It is over an hour and a half video is made up of testimonials, performances and tutorials from the likes of Slash, Dee Snider, Orianthi, members of Anthrax, Alice In Chains, Lamb Of God, GWAR, Crowbar, Trivium, Airbourne, Beartooth, Refused, and more.
The get together is hosted by Jared James Nichols.