Malcolm Young 1953 - 2017

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  1. Thumpalumpacus

    Thumpalumpacus Senior Member

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    HeartString Non Prominent MBR Premium Member

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    Very sad. A legend moves on. RIP Malcolm.
     
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    RIP

    So very saddened to hear this...very unappreciated player for many years...and just a terrific person.

    Thoughts and prayers to the family and many prayers
     
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    Being in an AC/DC tribute band for 13 years I got to play 2 1/2 hours of non-stop balls out rock. And grew to appreciate them more than I could imagine. Another sad end of a rock icon
     
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    Sad, but probably a relief to the family at this point.
     
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    R.I.P. Malcolm

    Definatly one of the all time great guitarists who, with his brother, did so much for rock music.

    Sad day :sadwave:
     
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  8. Who

    Who I'm back. Back in the New York groove.

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    Be at peace.

    Rock on.
     
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    RIP.
     
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  10. Mr Insane

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    Lost too many great musicians this year.
     
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  11. PapaSquash

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    RIP Mal.

    I hope you and Bon are rocking it up tonight.
     
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    He WAS the driving force behind the sound of AC/DC. What a frickin' shame. At least he's at peace now.
    Music has lost too many greats that can never be replaced.

    RIP, Malcolm.
     
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    AC/DC's engine has stopped running.

    One of Rock's most underappreciated icons.
     
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    Very sad! :sadwave: Mal!
     
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    My top guitar hero, for sure. I understand he was in bad shape, but this is still sad. It’s a long way to the top, but Mal made it.

    RIP legend.
     
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    One of the best rock guitarists of all time. Incredible rhythm player and the engine of AC/DC. Very sad news.
     
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    RIP..
     
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    And Keith lives on



    RIP Malcolm
     
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    When I was younger I was into punk and closed minded about other music. There were a few rock n roll bands I liked, ACDC was one of them.
     
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