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Killing It Before Killing It Was A Thing. How AC/DC Outplayed The Headline Band As An Opening Act

A radio host remembers way back when to a time when AC/DC was just a new band from Australia.

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"Angus Young was on top of Bon Scott's shoulders playing the guitar and they stopped right next to me and were shaking their heads and sweating all over the place and I'm looking at them going this is unbelievable."

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A little bit of AC/DC kicking there. You know I'll date myself, I saw those guys with their original singer, 1978 at the Palladium. That was pretty cool, New York at the Palladium, I was 16 years old, and they opened up for Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow, it was the second time that they'd ever played in the United States from my understanding. It was really something. And I had an aisle seat, and I'll never forget, Bon Scott, running up the aisle, I was about 12 rows back in a theater that held I think about 2700 people or something crazy like that and you know it was an intimate setting, and these guys were just killing it. And Angus Young was on top of Bon Scott's shoulders playing the guitar and they stopped right next to me and were shaking their heads and sweating all over the place and I'm looking at them going this unbelievable. Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow came out after AC/DC's set which was just off the chain classic and played three tunes and claimed there was a technical problem, pulled the plug and left. And it caused, it darn near caused a riot at the Palladium, I'll never forget it. And there's speculation to this day is they knew they could never match the energy that the crowd had just gone through with that new band from Australia, it was really something to see.