in 100mph crash with AC/DC singer
R?B singer Miss Dynamite was recovering in hospital last night
her car was involved in a 100mph crash during a race
the AC/DC frontman Brian Johnson.
rear of Ms Dynamite's car was clipped on the home straight by Johnson as
they competed yesterday at Silverstone,
it spinning out of control.
had been filming at the Northamptonshire track for The Race,
reality programme on Sky One in which two teams of celebrity men and women
competed against each other in various driving challenges.
Dynamite's Racing Ford eventually came to a halt after 50 metres, leaving
her shaken, but "conscious and talking" according to a spokesman for Sky.
treated her in the medical centre at the circuit before she was airlifted
to Northampton General Hospital. She was later transferred to the University
Hospital Coventry and Warwickshire, where she was kept overnight for observation.
injuries were not thought to be serious. Johnson, the gravelly voiced lead
singer of the heavy-metal group AC/DC, was not injured in the accident
and won the race.
dancing to the sound of AC/DC
recent television commercial in America for GAP has featured Audrey Hepburn
dancing to the sound of AC/DC's "Back in Black". 1950s star Audrey Hepburn
— thanks to computerized special effects — posthumously dances to AC/DC’s
“Back in Black”, like it was real.
the Clip at: YouTube
for ANGUS YOUNG
guitarist Angus Young was crowned Kerrang! Legend. His band graced the
first ever cover of the magazine back in 1981. Kerrang! editor Paul Brannigan
called them 'one of the most important and influential rock bands in history'.
from BON SCOTTS grave was stolen again
National Trust of Australia (NTA) plans to replace a plaque honouring former
AC/DC frontman Bon Scott that was stolen from Fremantle Cemetery in Western
has taken 26 years for the gravesite of the late rocker to be listed as
a heritage and cultural icon and only five months for the plaque to be
Bluegrass Coverband on German Tour
DIXIE plays Bluegrass-Coverversions from AC/DC, Kiss, Black Sabbtah etc.,
they come on May for 6 gigs to germany.
Hamburg - Logo
Bremen - R?mer
Erfurt - Museumskeller
Heilbronn - Stereo Total
M?nchen - Backstage Club
Berlin - White Trash
Infos at: Hayseed
from Australian Band Rose Tattoo died
the 27th of march died the slide guitar palyer
Rose Tattoo, Pete Wells on cancer.
Tattoo had in their beginning the same record label
producers like AC/DC.
good Rock N Roller passed away.
Magazine with Story about AC/DC
new German Guitar Magazine, report in his April issue about Angus and Malcolm
Young Part 1. Part 2. follows in the May issue.
AC/DC win ECHO
for best DVD production
win yesterday the 12th of march 2006 the german music award ECHO for the
best DVD production. The AC/DC double DVD "Family Jewels" was one from
five nominations in the DVD kategory.
preform on SUNDAY FOR SAMMY
Singer Brian Johnson preform at 26th February 2006 at the "Sunday for Sammy"
Show again. Sunday for Sammy IV, which was staged at the first time at
the Sage Gateshead, was a sell out success. The show raises money for the
Sammy Johnson Memorial Fund (SJM) at the Community Foundation, which supports
talented young performers. Sammy Johnson, known as Ronny to his friends
and family, was a North East actor who died suddenly in 1998. He was best
known for his role as "Stick" in the TV series Spender in the nineties.
Performers and organisers, Jimmy Nail, Tin Healy and Ray Laidlaw were joined
by Kevin Whately, Brian Johnson, Brendan Healy, Denise Welsh, Billy Mitchell
and others. Although the final figures are still being finalised, early
indications are that about ? 50,000 will be made for the fund.
love letters are going to auction in April
love letters to his former wife Irene Thornton are going to be sold at
auction in April. The Melbourne auction house "Leonard Joel" will be conducting
the auction of Irene's love letters from Bon as well as Bon's shaving mirror
and a vinyl test-pressing of AC/DC's Jailbreak album.
JOEL AUTUMN AUCTION
SCOTT’S PERSONAL ITEMS
RARE AC/DC 1974 VINYL TEST PRESSING
BE AUCTIONED ON APRIL 12TH 2006
at: Leonard Joel Auction
Grave declared as a Heritage Site
Scott's grave in Fremantle cemetry has officially been listed as a protected
heritage site by the Australian National Trust.
of this honour has appeared in countless newspapers and news web sites
across the world, and the news was even featured in the Scottish newspapers
9th July 1946
- 19th February 1980
in Australia and Finland
australian Kabel TV Station "MaxTV" plays at the 18th of February 2006
from 9am to 3pm only AC/DC Videos.
Club "Teatria" in Oulu, Finland will present on the same day a 17 hrs maraton
with Livebands which play the complete AC/DC discographie.
hole gig are for charity.
event are in memory of Bon Scott, he died on 19th Ferbruary 1980.