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IRVINE, CA - OCTOBER 07: Dexter Holland and Noodles of The Offspring perform on stage as part of "Jack's 12th Show" at FivePoint Amphitheatre on October 7, 2017 in Irvine, California. (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)

Covering AC/DC takes guts, but covering the iconic band in front of an Australian crowd, to quote the band themselves, takes ”Big Balls.”

That’s what The Offspring did during their headlining set at the Good Things Festival when they cranked out a cover of “Whole Lotta Rosie.”   This cover was likely the last thing the crowd was expecting, especially since The Offspring were billed to be performing their 1994 album Smash in its entirety.

(WARNING:  Some NSFW language ahead.)

Erica Banas is a rock/classic rock blogger that loves the smell of old vinyl in the morning.

Erica Banas is a rock/classic rock news blogger who's well versed in etiquette and extraordinarily nice.