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By Murray Engleheart, Arnaud Durieux

After greater than 3 many years and one hundred fifty million albums, AC/DC has demonstrated itself as even more than simply a good rock band. For thousands of lovers spanning numerous generations internationally, they're an ear-bleedingly loud, sweat-soaked faith.

Now, in a publication of astounding breadth and scope, comes the whole tale of AC/DC. every thing you ever desired to recognize and lots extra you by no means dreamt of is all right here, the final word balls-out event, laced with intercourse, drunken escapades, and brawls—topped off with infrequent intimate pictures to create the final word portrait of the last word rock band.

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The band had played there previously, sometimes simply to fill in at short notice. But this time it was serious and they were headlining what was to be a week-long booking at the club. In the southern end of the central Sydney business district, Chequers was not just any gig and, in the ’60s, had been the city’s number one nightclub. Set deep down from street level via a white mottled marble staircase, it had all the glitz and class of the artists who’d performed there, from Frank Sinatra to Shirley Bassey.

I was surprised. ’ Dave Evans recalls being quite happy for Angus to become involved and welcomed him aboard. But Malcolm remembers that first rehearsal very differently to the singer. ‘This singer had to go! [laughs] It was a case of instant hate. The singer didn’t like Angus because Angus is smaller than me and thinner at the time. ’ Nonetheless, the line-up locked in and one of the earliest — if not the first — gigs by the still nameless band was in December in the middle slot of a three-band bill, always the prime position, at The Last Picture Show in Sydney’s south.

He’s always like that, he always sees a whole band. He didn’t just think of the guitar. ’ Angus was quiet and nervous at the first rehearsal, slightly overawed with the calibre of the other members, like Van Kriedt, and Burgess, of course, was still a bona fide star. He need not have worried. ” It just instantly happened. I was surprised. ’ Dave Evans recalls being quite happy for Angus to become involved and welcomed him aboard. But Malcolm remembers that first rehearsal very differently to the singer.

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