“Live Wire” is probably one of the first AC/DC songs many people heard back in 1976, as it featured on their first international album release High Voltage, and was usually the opening track for all their shows during the Bon Scott era. It’s a classic AC/DC song with the bass intro, slow riff opening, then it kicks into high gear when Phil Rudd’s drums kick in. Naturally, Scott provides some hilarity in the lyrics: “Go stick this in your fuse box”.
Love Hungry Man
Certainly one of the band’s most unheralded songs (and probably the first time it made a “Best of List”), “Love Hungry Man” really shows the influence Highway To Hell producer Mutt Lange had on the band where the gang vocal on the chorus plays a prominent part in the song. It also showcases Scott’s voice hitting the highest notes in his vocal range, especially in the final 40 seconds of the song, when Scott is literally screeching. In fact “Love Hungry Man” and “Night Prowler”, the final two tracks on Highway To Hell, are two of the best on that album.