September 29, 2009 11:23

AC/DC announce 'Backtracks' rarities and collectors' edition set

Deluxe editions of the boxset come in a working AC/DC guitar amplifier

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AC/DC have announced details of 'Backtracks', a rarities retrospective of the band's 36-year long career.

A standard and deluxe edition of 'Backtracks' will go onsale on November 10. The deluxe edition, which is available through Acdcbacktracks.com, features three CDs of live and studio rarities, two DVDs, a vinyl album of studio collectibles, a 164-page coffee table book, facsimiles of authentic memorabilia, an AC/DC guitar plectrum, a replica Bon Scott tattoo and more. The deluxe edition also comes housed in a fully working AC/DC guitar amplifier.

'Backtracks'' standard edition features two CDs of studio and live rarities and a 'Family Jewels 3' DVD, along with bonus video.

In other AC/DC news, the band were today (September 29) forced to postpone a series of gigs due to frontman Brian Johnson's health.

The tracklisting for 'Backtracks Collector's Edition Deluxe Box Set is:

CD1 (Studio Rarities):
'High Voltage' (Original Australian Full Edit)
'Stick Around'
'Love Song'
'It’s A Long Way To The Top (If You Wanna Rock ‘N’ Roll)' (Original Australian Full Edit)
'Rocker' (Original Australian Full Edit)
'Fling Thing'
'Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap' (Original Australian Full Edit)
'Ain’t No Fun (Waiting Around To Be A Millionaire) ' (Original Australian Full Edit)
'RIP (Rock In Peace)'
'Carry Me Home'
'Crabsody In Blue'
'Cold Hearted Man'
'Who Made Who' (12-inch extended mix)
'Snake Eye'
'Borrowed Time'
'Down On The Borderline'
'Big Gun'
'Cyberspace'

CD 2 (Live B-Sides):
'Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap' (Sydney Festival 1/30/77)
'Dog Eat Dog' (Apollo 4/30/78)
'Live Wire' (Hammersmith Odeon 11/2/79)
'Shot Down In Flames' (Hammersmith Odeon 11/2/79)
'Back In Black' (Landover, MD 12/21/81)
'TNT' (Landover, MD 12/21/81)
'Let There Be Rock' (Landover, MD 12/21/81)
'Guns For Hire' (Detroit, MI 11/18/83)
'Sin City' (Detroit, MI 11/18/83)
'Rock And Roll Ain’t Noise Pollution' (Detroit, MI 11/18/83)
'This House Is On Fire' (Detroit, MI 11/18/83)
'You Shook Me All Night Long' (Detroit, MI 11/18/83)
'Jailbreak' (Dallas, TX 10/12/85)
'Shoot To Thrill' (Donington Park, 8/17/91)
'Hell Ain’t A Bad Place To Be' (Donington Park 8/17/91)

CD 3 (Live B-Sides):
'High Voltage' (Donington Park 8/17/91)
'Hells Bells' (Donington Park 8/17/91)
'Whole Lotta Rosie' (Donington Park 8/17/91)
'Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap' (Donington Park 8/17/91)
'Highway To Hell' (Moscow 9/28/91)
'Back In Black' (Moscow 9/28/91)
'For Those About To Rock (We Salute You)' (Moscow 9/28/91)
'Ballbreaker' (Madrid 7/10/96)
'Hard As A Rock' (Madrid 7/10/96)
'Dog Eat Dog' (Madrid 7/10/96)
'Hail Caesar' (Madrid 7/10/96)
'Whole Lotta Rosie' (Madrid 7/10/96)
'You Shook Me All Night Long' (Madrid 7/10/96)
'Safe In New York City' (Phoenix, AZ 9/13/2000)

LP Side A:
'Stick Around'
'Love Song'
'Fling Thing'
'RIP (Rock In Peace)'
'Carry Me Home'
'Crabsody In Blue'

LP Side B:
'Cold Hearted Man'
'Snake Eye'
'Borrowed Time'
'Down On The Borderline'
'Big Gun'
'Cyberspace'

DVD 1 'Family Jewels Disc Three':
'Big Gun'
'Hard As A Rock'
'Hail Caesar'
'Cover You In Oil'
'Stiff Upper Lip'
'Satellite Blues'
'Safe In New York City'
'Rock N Roll Train'
'Anything Goes'
'Jailbreak'
'It’s A Long Way To The Top (If You Wanna Rock ‘N’ Roll)'
'Highway To Hell'
'You Shook Me All Night Long'
'Guns For Hire' 'Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap' (LIVE Album Promo)
'Highway To Hell' (LIVE Album Promo)
'The Making Of Hard As A Rock'
'The Making Of Rock N Roll Train'

DVD 2 'Live At The Circus Krone':
'Hell Ain't A Bad Place To Be'
'Back In Black'
'Stiff Upper Lip'
'Shoot to Thrill'
'Thunderstruck'
'Rock N Roll Damnation'
'What's Next To The Moon'
'Hard As A Rock'
'Bad Boy Boogie'
'The Jack'
'If You Want Blood (You’ve Got It) '
'Hells Bells'
'Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap'
'Rock N Roll Ain’t Noise Pollution'
'TNT'
'Let There Be Rock'
'Highway To Hell'
'For Those About to Rock (We Salute You)'
'Whole Lotta Rosie'

The tracklisting for 'Backtracks Standard Box Set' is:

CD 1 (Studio Rarities):
'Stick Around'
'Love Song'
'Fling Thing'
'RIP (Rock In Peace)'
'Carry Me Home'
'Crabsody In Blue'
'Cold Hearted Man'
'Snake Eye'
'Borrowed Time'
'Down On The Borderline'
'Big Gun'
'Cyberspace'

CD 2 (Live Rarities):
'Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap' (Sydney Festival 1/30/77)
'Dog Eat Dog' (Apollo 4/30/78)
'Live Wire' (Hammersmith Odeon 11/2/79)
'Shot Down In Flames' (Hammersmith Odeon 11/2/79)
'Back In Black' (Landover, MD 12/21/81)
'TNT' (Landover, MD 12/21/81)
'Let There Be Rock' (Landover, MD 12/21/81)
'Guns For Hire' (Detroit, MI 11/18/83)
'Sin City' (Detroit, MI 11/18/83)
'Rock And Roll Ain’t Noise Pollution' (Detroit, MI 11/18/83)
'This House Is On Fire' (Detroit, MI 11/18/83)
'You Shook Me All Night Long' (Detroit, MI 11/18/83)
'Jailbreak' (Dallas, TX 10/12/85)
'Highway To Hell' (Moscow 9/28/91)
'For Those About To Rock' (We Salute You) (Moscow 9/28/91)
'Safe In New York City' (Phoenix, AZ 9/13/2000)

DVD 'Family Jewels Disc Three':
'Big Gun'
'Hard As A Rock'
'Hail Caesar'
'Cover You In Oil'
'Stiff Upper Lip'
'Satellite Blues'
'Safe In New York City'
'Rock N Roll Train'
'Anything Goes'
'Jailbreak'
'It’s A Long Way To The Top (If You Wanna Rock ‘N’ Roll)'
'Highway To Hell'
'You Shook Me All Night Long'
'Guns For Hire'
'Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap' (LIVE Album Promo)
'Highway To Hell' (LIVE Album Promo)
'The Making Of Hard As A Rock'
'The Making Of Rock N Roll Train'

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