Rock icons AC/DC have confirmed that they will release their new album, entitled ‘Rock Or Bust’, on December 2nd via Albert/Sony Records. The band have also announced plans to tour extensively in 2015:
The news is bittersweet however, as the band have also confirmed the retirement of rhythm guitar player ‘Malcolm Young after a period of ill health. A statement reads ‘Earlier this year AC/DC released a statement explaining that due to illness, Malcolm would be taking a break from the band. Unfortunately, due to the nature of Malcolm’s condition, he will not be returning to the band’.
Steve Young, the nephew of the bands legendary guitar siblings, will now tour with the band after making his recording debut on the album.