BLOW UP YOUR VIDEO is the 11th studio album by AC/DC and the 10th internationally released.

First released in Europe and Australia on 18 January 1988, it was later released in the US on 1 February 1988. The album was recorded at the Miraval Studio in Le Val, France, in between August and September 1987. This was also the final studio album with Simon Wright on drums. The band recorded 16 tracks during the sessions, including "Let It Loose" and "Alright Tonight," as well as other versions of "Heatseeker" and "That's the Way I Wanna Rock 'n' Roll."

Two additional songs, "Snake Eye" and "Borrowed Time", were recorded on the 12-inch single versions of "Heatseeker" and "That's the Way I Wanna Rock 'n' Roll", respectively.

"Snake Eye" was also on the 3-inch CD-single for "Heatseeker".

The song "Down On The Borderline" was recorded but not released until 1990, as the B-side of the Australian "Moneytalks" single in 7-inch, 12-inch and CD-single formats.

All of these songs were later included on Backtracks in 2009. Demo tracks for the songs "Let it Loose" and "Alright Tonight" were availaible on some bootlegs. The band began a world tour in Perth on 22 February, playing 16 dates in Australia.

The band played four tracks from Blow Up Your Video on the tour: "Heatseeker," "That's the Way I Wanna Rock 'n' Roll," "Nick of Time" and "Go Zone."

During North American the tour Malcolm Young decided not to participate by now problematic alcohol addiction.

Filling in for Stevie Young, although Malcolm was present on the rest of the tour and in the Blow Up Your Video promotional videos.


All tracks written by Malcolm Young, Angus Young and Brian Johnson. Side one


2."That's the Way I Wanna Rock 'n' Roll"3:45


4."Go Zone"4:26

5."Kissin' Dynamite"3:58

Side two

6."Nick of Time"4:16

7."Some Sin for Nuthin'"4:11

8."Ruff Stuff"4:28

9."Two's Up"5:19

10."This Means War"4:21 ♨LINE UP♨ Brian Johnson LV

Angus Young LG

Malcolm Young RG BV

Cliff Williams BG BV

Simon Wright DR

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