By Jesse Fink
#1 track publication OF 2014 - AllMusicBooks.com (USA)
#1 ROCK BESTSELLER - united states, united kingdom, Denmark, Italy and Germany
#1 BIOGRAPHY BESTSELLER - Denmark
BEST BOOKS OF 2014 - PRI Public Radio overseas (USA)
"An interesting book... lovers of the band probably want to get their fingers in this. Pronto."
- Booklist (American Library Association)
"Until a band member places pen to paper in a formal tell-all exposé - they may not - Jesse Fink's paintings this is the #1 go-to booklet at the topic, warts 'n' all."
- Uber Rock (UK)
"Fink's examine the band addresses the query that he believes so much mainstream rock critics have by no means been capable of solution approximately AC/DC: 'Why have they continued and resonated with 1000's of thousands of individuals and inculcated such fierce loyalty and outright fanaticism?' the answer's the unrelenting tenacity of the younger brothers... fascinating."
- Publishers Weekly
"This thought-provoking e-book certainly breaks a few new flooring. association by means of chapters devoted to particular songs is a delightful approach of telling the AC/DC tale whereas offering song feedback. Scholarly lovers will have fun with the bibliography. This one's a must-read for fans."
- Library Journal
"A nice narrative... it has one extremely simple, very strong message in case you wish to brush aside AC/DC as infantile hacks: 'Stop being so bloody pretentious!'"
- Clark Boyd, PRI's The World
"A exceptional new AC/DC book... Fink did an exceptional activity. crucial for an AC/DC fan to read."
- Carter Alan, 100.7 WZLX, Massachusetts
"The most up-to-date, maximum 'rock read'... an grand book."
- greenback McWilliams, Gater 98.7 FM, Florida
"An incredible - extraordinary - book."
- invoice Meyer, KMED, Oregon
"An first-class read."
- Ryan Gatenby, WBIG, Illinois
"The top ebook on AC/DC ever written."
- Dan Rivers, WKBN, Ohio
"I enjoyed this book."
- Arroe Collins, WRFX, North Carolina
- Mark Mayfield, KSLX, Arizona
Jesse Fink's The Youngs: The Brothers Who outfitted AC/DC is not like any AC/DC e-book you've gotten learn ahead of. much less a biography, extra a severe appreciation, it tells the tale of the trio via eleven vintage rock songs and divulges a number of the own and inventive secrets and techniques that went into their making. vital figures from AC/DC's good distance to the head open up for the first actual time, whereas unsung heroes in the back of the band's luck are given the credits they're due. authorized money owed of occasions are challenged whereas sensational new info emerge to forged an entire new mild at the band's history--especially their early years with Atlantic documents within the usa. Former AC/DC participants and musicians from bands resembling weapons N' Roses, Dropkick Murphys, Airbourne and Rose Tattoo additionally supply their tackle the Youngs' model of magic. Their song hasn't ever pulled its punches. Neither does The Youngs. After forty years, AC/DC may simply have got the intense ebook it merits.