AC/DC’s Loudest Live Memories - The Top Ten Countdown; #7
November 17, 2012, 3 years ago
In celebration of Angus and Co.’s forthcoming live album, Live At River Plate, due on November 20th, BraveWords is counting-down something we like to call...AC/DC’s Top Ten Most Thunderstruck, Jacked Up, Dog Eat Dog Live Stands Of All Time! Horns up and knickers down!
Drum roll please … #7!
#7 - Largs Piers Hotel, Adelaide, Australia - late October 1974 (Bon Scott had joined the band on October 24th)
Angus Young - lead guitar
Malcolm Young - rhythm guitar
Bon Scott - vocals
Rob Bailey - bass
Peter Clack - drums
AC/DC play their first gig with their new lead growler, Bon Scott, as part of their Can I Sit Next To You Girl Australian tour. The set list by this point is approximately half originals, including ‘Rock ‘n’ Roll Singer’, ‘Soul Stripper’, ‘She’s Got Balls’ and ‘You Ain’t Got A Hold On Me’.
Check out an early live version of 'Can I Sit Next To You Girl' with Bon Scott below:
#10 - Northlands Coliseum Concert Bowl, Edmonton, Alberta - July 13, 1980
#9 - Gaumont, Southampton, UK - January 27, 1980
#8 - Sydney, Australia - December 1973 (billed as THE LAST PICTURE SHOW)
#7 - Largs Piers Hotel, Adelaide, Australia - late October 1974
To coincide with our countdown, BraveWords has teamed up with Sony Music to give-away copies of Live At River Plate CDs, DVDs and Vinyl! For the next ten days email firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line "ANGUS RULES". Each day a winner will be chosen at random (Canadian residents only please) and each day there's a different prize as follows! Numbers 10-8 get a CD, numbers 7-5 get CD and DVD, and 5-1 get CD, DVD and triple vinyl! Please include your mailing address in your entry!
Check out a Live At River Plate trailer below: