And you can get tickets for the Carling Hammersmith Apollo gig via NME.COM...

NME and NME.COM are helping to bring Australian rock gods AC/DC back to the UK for the first time in two years.

The original monsters of rock return for the historic relaunch of the Carling Hammersmith Apollo, and NME.COM will be along all the way to make the ride all the more special.

Carling Live Presents AC/DC takes place October 21, and will be the band’s first UK show since playing Milton Keynes Bowl in 2001, and their first time at the Hammersmith Apollo since 1980. To mark the special event, Carling have capped the ticket price at the 1980 price of £10.

The Carling Hammersmith Apollo reopens in October at almost double the capacity. After a massive refurbishment, and with the venue’s seats removed, it will move up from a 3,000 capacity venue to holding well over 5,000.

A slight change to the info printed in this week’s issue of NME – tickets are on sale from Monday (October 13) via NME.COM and

Meanwhile, stay tuned to NME and NME.COM for details of how to win tickets and backstage access, as well as a raft of AC/DC related aceness in the magazine in honour of the original monsters of rock.