This cover of the iconic opening track from Back In Black works by being deliberately as far away from the original as it possible could be. The results feature far more country twang and slide guitar than the original, whilst losing none of the originals bawdy charm.
Giving the song a slightly more metallic crunch and a guffer vocal performance from frontman Will Stapleton, Jettblack do a damn good job here. As rock songs go, this is close to perfection. Back In Black has such a groove to it that it almost has some kind of deep spiritual relationship to hip hop. This is a rock song to end all rock songs.
Please deactivate your ad blocker in order to see our subscription offer. See more Classic Rock features. It has become one of the highest selling music album of all-time by a rock band and we as followers could agree.
From songs such as "Hells Bells", "Shoot to Thrill", "You shook me all night long", and the self titled track, this album is worth on your music collection no matter what genre you are into. I have the cassette, the CD, the vinyl and now here on iTunes. Bon Scott was a true original. His vocal style, raspy and screechy, set the tone for the Punks who followed. But what did they do? They soldiered on, hired a new vocalist that while as raspy and unusual a singer as Bon, was still his own man and hardly an imitation, then went on to record not just a monster album, but the best album they ever recorded.
To this day, "Back in Black" is still their masterpiece and from the opening notes of "Hells Bells" gives you chills. And "Back in Black" is still in the top ten greatest hard rock albums, even after all these years.
The plan was simple — hard rockin', hard drinkin, and world domination. Early , Epic in the U. It attracted significant attention, instantly becoming the No.
Australia soon followed suit with the release of "Who Cares" in JuneView credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of Back In Black on Discogs. Label: Sony Music (2) - 2,Albert Productions (2) - 2,Columbia (2) - 2 • Format: CD Album, Enhanced, Reissue, Remastered, Unofficial Release • Country: Russia • Genre: Rock • Style: Hard Rock/5(7).