AC/DC new song is available for streaming a week before it will be released on December 2.
Fans can hear the new AC/DC song ahead of their latest album Rock or Bust.
This marks the first opportunity for AC/DC fans to listen at will to all 11 tracks on the album Rock or Bust.
Rock or Bust was produced by Brendan O’Brien and mixed by Mike Fraser mixing.
The AC/DC song is now streaming now exclusively as an iTunes Radio “First Play,” at http://www.iTunesRadio.com/ACDC. The songs “Play Ball” and “Rock or Bust” were made available early to fans who pre-order the album at iTunesRadio.com/ACDC.
AC/DC released the official video for the title track “Rock or Bust” earlier this week.
Rock or Bust listening events were held last week across the globe, which brought the excitement to a new high. AC/DC fans at the New York City listening event at Webster Hall on December 18th were treated to a special surprise visit by lead singer Brian Johnson and guitarist Angus Young. The new AC/DC video was was directed by longtime collaborator David Mallet.
The video was shot in London in early October and features diehard fans from around the globe surrounding their heroes performing the song in an intimate club environment.
USA Today recently chose “Rock or Bust” as their Song Of The Week and praised the track’s energy saying “AC/DC still has the ability, as Johnson sings, to ‘rock you to your knees.'” Rolling Stone magazine proclaimed the song a “reverent tribute to rock & roll itself.” The cover art for Rock or Bust uses a developed 3-D lenticular technology, which gives the illusion of the band’s iconic logo exploding as the album is moved.
Rock or Bust is the band’s first album of new material in six years, following their immensely successful Black Ice, which entered charts at #1 in 31 countries and has sold nearly 8 million copies worldwide.