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AC/DC's 'Black Ice' Set For Release October 20th, and October 18th in Australia
Columbia Records announced today the October 17th (Germany), October 18th (Australia) and October 20th (Everywhere Else) release of AC/DC's widely-anticipated Black Ice, the band's first studio album in eight years. Black Ice features 15 new tracks from brothers Angus and Malcolm Young, Brian Johnson, Cliff Williams, and Phil Rudd. The album was produced by Brendan O'Brien at the Warehouse Studio in Vancouver, BC.
"Rock 'N' Roll Train," the album's first single, debuted on August 28th and is available for streaming or download in various places. The video will premiere in September. And the band is set to kick off its first world tour since 2001 in late October.
1) Rock N' Roll Train -- 28 second sample [download | YouTube]
2) Skies On Fire
3) Big Jack
4) Anything Goes
5) War Machine
6) Smash N Grab
7) Spoilin' For A Fight
10) Stormy May Day
11) She Likes Rock N Roll
12) Money Made
13) Rock N Roll Dream
14) Rocking All The Way
15) Black Ice
Album Pre-listen: WalMart Soundcheck
Black Ice will be sold in the US exclusively at Wal-Mart and Sam's Club retail locations at the special price of $ 11.88. Online, the CD will be available with free shipping and handling via the band's website, www.acdc.com. It will also be sold at Walmart.com and Samsclub.com.
Black Ice is currently available for pre-order at www.acdc.com and Walmart.com.
No Bull: The Directors Cut, a newly edited, comprehensive HD DVD of the band's famed July 1996 Plaza De Totos De Las Ventas concert in Madrid , Spain, will be released on September 9, 2008 and is currently available for pre-order.
Metal Hammers Article - Behind The Scenes Of The New AC/DC Video Shoot!
Brave Words - Bob Lefsetz Reviews AC/DC's Black Ice
Billboard - AC/DC Gets Back To 'Black' On New Album
Classic Rock - AC/DC's video shoot for their new Rock 'N' Roll Train single: were you there?
MSN - AC/DC: still rocking after all these years
Blabbermouth - AC/DC: Three Different 'Black Ice' Collectible Covers Revealed
News.Com.Au - The verdict on AC/DC's new album
News.Com.Au - Going Back To AC/DC In Concert
Recent Pictures Malcolm
Rock 'N' Roll Train - Video Shoot - 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
Brian & Cliff - Vancouver
Thanks to AC/DC Italia, AC/DC Noticias, pz0lfs, BallToucher, AT/LE, Mikee, acdc-2008, wozzilla, azel1963, Gilly and some other peoples posts from which this thread has been compiled of.
This will be updated as more information appears.
Feb 18, 2009 - Taken by Kurt R. Vaagen