Australian rock musician, rhythm guitarist and one of the founders of the legendary group AC/DC Malcolm young died on Saturday, November 18, at the age of 64 years. This was reported on the official page at Facebook.
It is less than a month survived his older brother, George young, who died October 23 of this year. In recent years Malcolm young suffered from dementia.
Published in 2014 statement, AC/DC, which was timed to release 16th Studio album, Rock Or Bust, among other things was said about the fate of further participation Malcolm in the work of the team: «unfortunately, due to the condition of Malcolm, he will not come back».
The group, founded in November 1973, originally from Scotland, brothers Malcolm and Angus Young, still exists. Next year the band plans to release the next, 18th, album. AC/DC is referred to by many musicians as a group, seriously affecting their work. The influence of AC/DC on the Australian music is hard to overestimate.