Phil Rudd the AC/DC drummer has been charged with attempting to procure murder. The Australian musician has also been charged with with possessing the drugs methamphetamine and cannabis, as well as making threats to kill. He will appeared in Tauranga district court today, and was released on bail until 27 November. Rudd is accused of attempting to hire one person to kill two men and threatening to kill a complainant between 25 September and 26 September.

If he is found guilty he faces a sentences up to 10 years in New Zealand prison. This can’t be good news for AC/DC who is releasing a new album, Rock or Bust, on 23 November. But will kept you up to date with any other news on this subject when it happens.

Written By

Stuart Irvine