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16 Years Ago: AC/DC Release ‘Bonfire’ Box Set
On Nov. 18, 1997, AC/DC paid tribute to their fallen comrade Bon Scott with the release of the ‘Bonfire’ boxed set. The five-CD boxed set, issued 16 years ago, featured live material and alternate takes from the maniacal singer’s tenure in the band.  Scott was one of t…
AC/DC Show Support for Bon Scott Hometown Statue
Supporters of a plan to raise money for a statue of Bon Scott in his hometown of Kirriemuir, Scotland received a big boost recently when AC/DC put their weight into the project with a post on their official website. The campaign is looking to raise over $75,000 (50,000 pounds) before June 5. As of t…
Bon Scott Biopic Finds Its Star
He was only 33 when he died, but former AC/DC frontman Bon Scott left his mark while he was alive — and now he’ll be getting his Hollywood due with a biopic that recently cast its leading man. Bravewords (via Guyspeed) reports that first-time director J.R. Getches has found his Bon in …
Bon Scott’s Mother Passes Away
Bon Scott left us in 1980, his mother passed away on Wednesday in Western Australia. Isabelle Mitchell Cunningham was born in Scotland. She met and later married Charles “Chick” Scott in her home country.   Isabella would later give birth to two sons including Ronald Belford …