“Live At River Plate”, the definitive live concert DVD documenting AC/DC’s massive “Black Ice” world tour, has debuted as the No. 1-selling music DVD on charts in 17 countries, including the U.S., U.K., Germany, France, Spain, Australia, Argentina, Canada, Ireland, Belgium, Sweden, New Zealand, Austria, Chile, Hungary, Finland and Italy.
In the U.S., “Live At River Plate” sold 19,000 copies in its first week of release.
AC/DC experienced similar chart success with the release of its last studio album, “Black Ice”, which dominated sales charts in 31 countries around the globe.
Brian Johnson has a short book signing tour this week to celebrate the publication of his book, “Rockers And Rollers: A Full Throttle Memoir”, which arrives in stores today. Johnson has a couple of dates left after signing at Barnes & Noble on Fifth Avenue in Manhattan on May 24 at 12:30 p.m. He’ll sign at Book Revue in Huntington, New York on May 25 at 7:00 p.m., and Bookends in Ridgewood, New Jersey on May 26, also at 7:00 p.m.
Here’s an interview with AC/DC frontman Brian Johnson from the May 24th edition of “Jim Kerr Rock & Roll Morning Show” on the WAXQ-FM – Q104.3 in New York City. It’s a really cool chat, with Brian talking about his days before getting the gig in AC/DC, the audition process, cars, and more.