EOFY Stocktake Sale – Band Tees, Belt Buckles, Solid Leather Belts & more

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It is “End of Financial Year” again and we have certain rock band music tees that are overstocked in various sizes.  These high quality silkscreen printed t-shirts, which are usually $26.90 each, have been discounted heavily up to a whopping 33%..…great value if the sizes suit you.

As an extra BONUS The Shirt Market offers FREE STANDARD POSTAGE within Australia ( express post $7 )

Just click The Shirt Market home page then click on the band that interests you marked **excess stock** and the listing will appear.

Buy rock band music Band Tees,  Band Belt Buckles,  Solid Leather Belts & collectible Miniature Guitars – stock clearance – FREE POSTAGE
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AC/DC is a legendary Australian rock band formed in 1973 – Part 3

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More about AC/DC part 3……..

AC/DC’s first American exposure was through the Michigan radio station AM 600 WTAC in 1977. The station’s manager, Peter C. Cavanaugh, booked the band to play at Flint’s Capitol Theater. The supporting act was MC5, who had just briefly reunited and agreed to play at the event. The band opened with their popular song “Live Wire” and closed with “It’s a Long Way to the Top (If You Wanna Rock ‘n’ Roll)”.   They gained invaluable experience of the stadium circuit, supporting leading rock acts such as Aerosmith, Kiss, Styx, UFO, and Blue Öyster Cult, and co-headlined with Cheap Trick.

The major breakthrough in the band’s career came in their collaboration with producer “Mutt” Lange on the album Highway to Hell, released in 1979. Eddie Van Halen notes this to be his favourite AC/DC record, along with Powerage. It became the first AC/DC LP to break into the US top 100, eventually reaching No. 17, and it propelled AC/DC into the top ranks of hard rock acts. Highway to Hell had lyrics that shifted away from flippant and comical toward more central rock themes, putting increased emphasis on backing vocals but still featured AC/DC’s signature sound: loud, simple, pounding riffs and grooving backbeats. The final track, “Night Prowler”, has two breaths in quick succession at the start of the song, intended to create a tone of fear and loathing.

As 1980 began, the band began work on a new album that would eventually become Back in Black, but Bon Scott would not live to see it finished. On 19 February 1980, Scott passed out in the car on the way back to friend Alistair Kinnear’s house after a night of heavy drinking at the Music Machine club in London. Upon arrival at his home, Kinnear was unable to move Scott from the car into his home for the night, so he left him in the car overnight to sleep off the effects of the alcohol.  Unable to wake Scott late the next morning, Kinnear rushed him to King’s College Hospital in Camberwell, where Scott was pronounced dead on arrival. Pulmonary aspiration of vomit was the cause of Scott’s death, and the official cause was listed as “acute alcohol poisoning”.   Scott’s family buried him in Fremantle, Western Australia, the area they emigrated to when he was a boy.  Inconsistencies in the official accounts of Scott’s death have been cited in conspiracy theories, which suggest that Scott died of a heroin overdose, or was killed by exhaust fumes redirected into the car, or that Kinnear did not exist.   Additionally, Scott was asthmatic, and the temperature was below freezing on the morning of his death.

More to come in Part 4 …….

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Are Guns N Roses planning a reunion ?

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The Guns N’ Roses website has been updated with a rather familiar looking logo.

It’s just one more possible indication that the original line up of Guns N’ Roses are planning on getting back together sometime soon.

Last summer, Slash said that he had mended the differences with Axl Rose while Nikki Sixx of Motley Crue said last month that the reunion was on.

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