The first new material in album length for more than eight years.
"Black Ice" is the now 15 Studio album and the first album with new songs since "Stiff Upper Lip", which was number one in the German album charts in early 2000. At the same time the Australian rock legends celebrate so her debut at the Sony / BMG label Columbia. "Black Ice" was directed by star producer Brendan O'Brien (Rage Against The Machine, Springsteen, Pearl Jam, Incubus and many others) in the Warehouse Studios in Vancouver. Were mixed the songs by Canadian Juno Award-winner Mike Fraser, who has also worked alongside countless AC / DC masterpieces crucial albums by Aerosmith, Dio, Biffy Clyro, Motley Crue, Van Halen and Slipknot. The end of October starts the band to their first world tour since 2001.