surprised fans in Perth, Australia on Friday night (February 7th) when he opened his set with a cover of AC/DC
's 1979 hit "Highway to Hell
." You can check out the video below.
As Rolling Stone
notes, late AC/DC vocalist Bon Scott
grew up near Perth. "Highway to Hell" was his final record with the group.
The cover version came to a head with a four way guitar duel between the Boss, Nils Lofgren
, Steven Van Zandt
and Rage Against the Machine
's Tom Morello
, who continues to tour with the E Street Band
The Boss's latest, a collection of covers and reworked songs titled "High Hopes
," was released last month. His tour of Australia and New Zealand will continue until March 2nd.