Tag Archives: Brian Johnson

Iggy Pop claims he was once approached to join AC/DC

Posted by on January 3, 2023

  In a recent interview with The New York Times to promote the new album, Every Loser, Iggy Pop claimed he was once approached to join AC/DC. During the discussion, the interviewer mentioned that Tarquin Gotch manages AC/DC’s Brian Johnson. The conversation recalled Johnson becoming the lead singer of the legendary group after Bon Scott’s […]

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AC/DC’s Brian Johnson to release career-spanning memoir

Posted by on April 15, 2021

  AC/DC frontman Brian Johnson has announced that he will be releasing a new memoir. The Lives of Brian is set to hit shelves on October 26 through Harper Collins‘ Dey Street Books.  “I’ve had some long nights and some great nights, some bad days and a lot of good days, and during that time […]

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Brian Johnson reportedly back in AC/DC

Posted by on January 30, 2019

While the future of AC/DC has been up in the air since September of 2016, it looks like there’s a possibility of not only the band continuing on, but with vocalist Brian Johnson back in the fold. The unlikely source of this still unconfirmed reunion comes from grindcore band Terrorizer, who posted the following on […]

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Former AC/DC members Brian Johnson & Phil Rudd reportedly photographed at recording studio

Posted by on August 8, 2018

While we are starting to say our goodbyes to Slayer, it looks like we’ll be saying hello to AC/DC again. The Georgia Straight has shared a photo revealing two former members, Brian Johnson (vocals) and Phil Rudd (drummer), outside Vancouver’s Warehouse Studios.   Johnson had no choice but to remove himself from the group due […]

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Brian Johnson on stepping down from AC/DC: “I had a great run”

Posted by on February 2, 2018

  On September 20th, 2016, AC/DC played what might have been their last show ever. Malcolm Young, who wrote many of the riffs on their most recent album Rock or Bust, was in the hospital suffering from dementia (and sadly, died last year). On the eve of that last show, bassist Cliff Williams announced that he’d […]

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AC/DC’s Brian Johnson opens up about Malcolm Young as tributes continue

Posted by on November 20, 2017

This past weekend, we lost another legend. AC/DC founding member and rhythm guitarist Malcolm Young died with his family by his bedside. Many continue to collect their thoughts on this huge loss and, AC/DC vocalist Brian Johnson recently shared his on his official website. The singer performed with the late guitarist from 1980 up until […]

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AC/DC’s Brian Johnson joins Muse on stage to perform “Back In Black”

Posted by on August 28, 2017

This past May we were thrilled to see AC/DC frontman Brian Johnson return to the stage with Robert Plant and Paul Rodgers. Although we still haven’t heard any updates about him reuniting with AC/DC since his forced departure due to risking “total deafness,” he has been determined to get back behind the microphone ever since. […]

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Watch Brian Johnson return to the stage with Robert Plant, Paul Rodgers

Posted by on May 15, 2017

Last year could have been the last time we’d ever see AC/DC frontman Brian Johnson onstage. The singer was warned that he risked permanent hearing damage if he continued playing with AC/DC, so they postponed the rest of the tour, with Axl Rose ultimately finishing out the dates. And while Johnson remained hopeful that he would […]

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Former AC/DC singer Brian Johnson resurfaces with travel show

Posted by on April 4, 2017

The fate of AC/DC is still up in the air, especially since they don’t technically have a singer right now. Axl Rose did an admirable job of filling in for Brian Johnson, the leather-lunged vocalist of the band for 36 years, after he was forced to stop singing with the band or face total hearing […]

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Will AC/DC’s Brian Johnson be singing onstage again within a year?

Posted by on October 5, 2016

If you went to AC/DC’s Philadelphia show last month, you definitely saw  bassist Cliff Williams’ last show with the band. Hell, you might have seen the last show ever from the band, as Angus Young is now the only original member of the band. And as admirable a job as Axl Rose did on vocals, […]

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