Category: AC/DC

Demon Fire by AC/DC

“Demon Fire” by AC/DC

“Demon Fire” has been described with adjectives such as “hellish” by some prominent music publications. And whereas it definitely possesses a dark undertone, outside of numerous references to underworld entities it can be a bit challenging...

Witch's Spell by AC/DC

“Witch’s Spell” by AC/DC

On the surface it would appear that AC/DC’s “Witch’s Spell” is literally about the singer visiting a witch, i.e. a soothsayer. And whereas he comes off as someone who is addicted to having his fortune...

Kick You When You're Down by AC/DC

“Kick You When You’re Down” by AC/DC

To kick someone when they’re down is an idiom which basically means doing something detrimental to a person while they’re already in a troubled position. And in this case, it is the singer himself who is in...

No Man's Land by AC/DC

“No Man’s Land” by AC/DC

Under traditional circumstances, the term no man’s land points to a territory which for one reason or another is completely inhospitable. However, that is not necessarily how AC/DC are using it in this song. Rather the entire...

Wild Reputation by ACDC

“Wild Reputation” by AC/DC

“Wild Reputation” is one of the songs on AC/DC’s Power Up album in which Brian Johnson is taking on the role of a bad boy. Indeed it is he who possesses the titular “wild reputation”. That is...