Brian Johnson’s “Friend” Backtracks On Comments He Got Booted From ACDC. By Graham Caddy - March 18, 2016 05:17 am Victoria, BC, Canada / 100.3 The Q! And this is why you don’t gossip… Brian Johnson’s pal comedian Jim Breuer, is now backtracking on comments he made regarding Brian feeling like he got kicked to the curb by ACDC. He says he wasn’t actually quoting Brian Johnson… After recently spending time with Johnson, Jim had said that Brian Johnson was “kicked to the curb.” Here is more on what was said. So far, there’s been no official update confirming this story from either AC/DC or Brian Johnson.