The estate of AC/DC legend Bon Scott has launched the first-ever online hub for fans – and they want your stories.
If you’re looking to discover more about Bon’s story, his songwriting and his impact, this site is the place.
It includes several links to anecdotes about Bon from other famous musicians, including Bon’s former bandmates Angus Young and Phil Rudd, and Cheap Trick guitarist Rick Nielsen, with many more still to come.
“On the occasion of what would have been his 75th birthday, the Bon Scott Estate (Ron’s two brothers and his nephew) are proud to launch the new website and take this important step toward elevating Bon’s legend and tending to his legacy,” said the estate.
“Bon was a unique singer, songwriter and character that the world should never forget.”
Fans are encouraged to share their own Bon anecdotes to help tell his story.
The site, BonScottOfficial.com, includes history about Bon’s life and career, including his pre-AC/DC years in bands like Fraternity, the Valentines and the Spektors.
“This is an invitation for Bon’s fans and friends to gather and share their memories and observations of him and his music,” added the estate.
“His legacy lives in the hearts and minds of those who love him.”
Bon rose to fame as the frontman for AC/DC from 1974 until his tragic passing in 1980, aged 33.