AC/DC coming to Memphis

13 Oct


Memphis — One of the most legendary bands in music history is coming to Memphis, as AC/DC is set to perform at FedExForum as part of their “Black Ice” World Tour on Jan. 30, 2009.

Tickets for this Beaver Productions show go on sale Saturday at 10 a.m. at, all Ticketmaster locations, the FedExForum Box Office or by phone at (901) 525-1515.

The “Black Ice” worldwide tour, which marks AC/DC’s first tour since 2001, promotes AC/DC’s latest studio ablum, Black Ice. Black Ice will be released on October 20 and sold exclusively in the United States at Wal-Mart, Sam’s Club and The album’s first single, Rock ‘N’ Roll Train was released to radio on August 28 and immediately went to No. 1 at Rock Radio.

Since forming in 1973 AC/DC has consistently sold-out tours around the world, with sales totaling more than 150 million albums worldwide. The band has sold nearly 70 million albums in the United States alone, making AC/DC one of the top five selling bands in American music history.

For more information, visit

2 Responses to “AC/DC coming to Memphis”

  1. JRAY October 15, 2008 at 11:39 am #

    How much are tickets going to be at the fedex forum?

  2. sheenabarnett October 15, 2008 at 1:28 pm #

    The FedEx Forum tickets don’t go on sale until 10 a.m. Saturdays, so the prices aren’t available.

    But I checked out the prices at other venues. They’re all basically $89.50 (that’s for all seats), but a few venues are higher at $91.50 or $92.50.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: