Consequence of Sound partners with Gibson for AC/DC Back in Black 40th anniversary livestream with Slash, Alice in Chains, Lamb of God and more

AC/DC’s Brian Johnson and Angus Young perform in November 1980
(Image credit: Michael Putland/Getty Images)

AC/DC’s landmark Back in Black album turns 40 on July 25, and in honor of the occasion, Consequence of Sound and Gibson have announced an online event, Back in Black 40th Anniversary: A Virtual Celebration.

The livestream will be hosted by Jared James Nichols and features a massive lineup including Slash, Sebastian Bach, Dave Amato, Orianthi and members of Alice in Chains, Cage the Elephant, Anthrax, Trivium and Lamb of God.

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Richard Bienstock

Rich is the co-author of the best-selling Nöthin' But a Good Time: The Uncensored History of the '80s Hard Rock Explosion. He is also a recording and performing musician, and a former editor of Guitar World magazine and executive editor of Guitar Aficionado magazine. He has authored several additional books, among them Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck, the companion to the documentary of the same name.