Malcolm Young, guitarist and founder of AD/DC, has died.
According to a post this morning on ACDC.com, he passed away surrounded by family following a long battle with dementia.
“Today it is with deep heartfelt sadness that AC/DC has to announce the passing of Malcolm Young.”
The statement continued, “With enormous dedication and commitment he was the driving force behind the band. As a guitarist, songwriter and visionary he was a perfectionist and a unique man.”
Malcolm Young was 64.