PMRC's 'Filthy 15': Where Are They Now?

September 17, 2015

In the past year, Tove Lo's hit "Talking Body" found her singing, "We fuck for life," Big Sean got on the radio with "I Don't Fuck With You" and Macklemore's "Thrift Shop," in which he raps about purchasing a blanket with the sole intention of ejaculating...

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AC/DC Razor-Sharp at First U.S. 'Rock or Bust' Show

August 23, 2015

Angus Young's cap flew off six songs into AC/DC's set on Saturday at Gillette Stadium, but the guitarist didn't pay it any mind — he kept shredding his way through "Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap," the title track to his band's second album. Over the...


AC/DC Drummer Phil Rudd Talks 'Crock of Sh-t' Arrest

August 10, 2015

UPDATE: A New Zealand court dismissed Phil Rudd's appeal October 5th, ruling that the drummer must serve out the rest of his house arrest. Rudd's lawyers argued that the sentence was harmful to his music career as it prevented the drummer from reuniting...


AC/DC Drummer Phil Rudd Rearrested in New Zealand

July 19, 2015

UPDATE: Rudd has pleaded not guilty to breaking detention rules, according to The Associated Press and will return to court in November. Just 10 days after AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd was sentenced to eight months of home detention after...


AC/DC's Brian Johnson Will Appear on Jim Breuer's Album

May 28, 2015

AC/DC frontman Brian Johnson recorded vocals for a song on Jim Breuer's upcoming rock album, the comedian giddily revealed during an interview on SiriusXM's Opie and Jim Norton Show. Breuer delivered his dead-on impression of Johnson throughout...


Phil Rudd Breaks Silence on Charges: 'We All Make Mistakes'

May 5, 2015

As Phil Rudd awaits sentencing for pleading guilty drugs and threatening to kill charges, the former AC/DC drummer is breaking his public silence. "I've seen the error of my ways," he recently told Australia's A Current Affair. "Onward and upward from...

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AC/DC Shake Coachella With First Show in Six Years

April 11, 2015

"I hope you guys like rock & roll," AC/DC singer Brian Johnson told the crowd at Coachella last night, "because that's all we do." The band, in the headlining slot at the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in Indio, California,...


AC/DC Share North American Tour Dates

February 11, 2015

UPDATE: AC/DC have announced that their final two shows for the Rock or Bust tour will take place in New Zealand on Dec. 12 at Westpac Stadium in Wellington and Dec. 15 at Western Springs in Auckland (via Ultimate Classic Rock). The band's tour manager...


AC/DC Drummer's Trial Delayed After Lawyer Quits

February 5, 2015

AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd has parted ways with the lawyer representing him on several charges, including "threatening to kill," prompting a New Zealand court to delay his scheduled appearance. The beleaguered musician was due in the Tauranga District Court...


Coachella 2015 Lineup: AC/DC, Jack White, Drake to Headline

January 6, 2015

AC/DC, Jack White and Drake will each headline a night of this year's Coachella. The three-night festival, which features identical lineups playing over two weekends, will take place on the weekends beginning April 10th and April 17th at the Empire Polo...


Phil Rudd: 'I'm Going to Be Back' With AC/DC

August 9, 2015

AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd promises he's "going to be back" with the Back in Black band in a new interview. Speaking to New Zealand's 3D, Rudd said his first priorities when his eight-month home detention sentence ends is to "get my job back, get...


AC/DC Drummer Sentenced in Threatening to Kill Case

July 9, 2015

Phil Rudd, the beleaguered former AC/DC drummer who pleaded guilty to charges of threatening to kill and possession of marijuana and methamphetamine earlier this year, was sentenced to eight months of home detention by a New Zealand judge. The...


Steph Curry's 'Stairway to Heaven:' Rocking the NBA Playoffs

May 6, 2015

We're into the second round of the NBA Playoffs, and since we've already rated each team in terms of overall likeability, it now seems we should assess the survivors in the most careful, analytical way possible: by comparing them to classic rock bands. You...


AC/DC Drummer Phil Rudd Pleads Guilty to Multiple Charges

April 21, 2015

AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd pleaded guilty to drug charges and threatening to kill a former assistant at a hearing Tuesday in New Zealand's Tauranga District Court. Rudd will be sentenced on June 26th. However, his lawyer Craig Tuck later stated that he'd...


Watch AC/DC 'Rock the Blues Away' in New Video

March 10, 2015

AC/DC will be hitting stadiums for their upcoming North American tour, but the veteran hard rock group channel their small club days in the new video for "Rock the Blues Away." The third video from the group's new album Rock or Bust...


Watch AC/DC Kick Off Grammys With Devilish, Explosive Medley

February 8, 2015

AC/DC set the Grammy Awards on their own "Highway to Hell" with their explosive opening performance, starting as LL Cool J introduced them. The Aussie hard rockers blasted the audience with the title track of their latest album, last year's Rock...


Madonna, AC/DC, Ariana Grande to Perform at Grammys

January 13, 2015

UPDATE: Kanye West will perform at the Grammys in what is being billed as a "never-before-seen solo performance." The solo performance will complement West's appearance with Paul McCartney and Rihanna for "FourFiveSeconds."  The 57th annual Grammy...



AC/DC's Phil Rudd: 'I Want My Job Back'

December 22, 2014

AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd has declared that he will be rejoining the group by the time it embarks on its world tour next year, despite facing charges of drug possession and threatening to kill in New Zealand. "I'm going back to work...


AC/DC Drummer's Threats Revealed

December 5, 2014

After AC/DC's Phil Rudd pleaded not guilty to charges of threatening to kill and drug possession on December 2nd, the judge overseeing the trial asked that prosecutors disclose the full details of the case against the beleaguered drummer. Those...


AC/DC Post Big Sales Debut for 'Rock or Bust'

December 10, 2014

LET THERE BE ROCK (BUT NOT ON SPOTIFY): I'd say AC/DC is following Taylor Swift's lead in keeping its new Rock or Bust (and its entire catalog, for that matter) far away from Spotify, but the hard-rock veterans have been stiff-arming digital-music...