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By Joe Bonomo

Released in 1979, AC/DC's Highway To Hell was once the notorious final album recorded with singer Bon Scott, who died of alcohol poisoning in London in February of 1980.  Officially chalked as much as "Death via Misadventure," Scott's death has ceaselessly secured the album's popularity as a partying primer and a bible for deadly habit, branding the album with the joys chaos of alcoholic extra and its turn part, early death.  The most sensible songs on Highway To Hell in attaining Sonic Platonism, translating rock & roll's transcendent beliefs in stomping, dual-guitar and eighth-note bass riffing, a Paleolithic drum mattress, and insanely, recklessly peculiar yet enjoyable vocals.

Joe Bonomo moves a three-chord essay at the strength of formative years, the sturdiness of rock & roll fandom, and the transformative houses of reminiscence. Why does Highway To Hell subject to an individual past non-ironic teenagers?  Blending interviews, research, and memoir with a fan's standpoint, Highway To Hell dramatizes and celebrates a undying album that one critic stated makes "disaster sound just like the most sensible enjoyable within the world."


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