AC/DC co-founder and guitarist Malcolm Young dies aged 64

AC/DC co-founder and guitarist Malcolm Young dies aged 64

Updated November 19, 2017 01:34:57 Photo: AC/DC co-founder Malcolm Young has died aged 64. (Facebook: AC/DC) Related Story: George Young of The Easybeats dies Related Story: Malcolm Young can no longer remember AC/DC’s songs Legendary Australian guitarist and AC/DC co-founder Malcolm Young has died aged 64. Known for the powerhouse riffs and rhythm guitar that propelled the Sydney group to superstardom, Young had been suffering from dementia for the past three years. He was replaced by nephew Stevie for the band’s last tour promoting the 2014 album Rock Or Bust….

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AC/DC co-founder and guitarist Malcolm Young dead at 64

AC/DC co-founder and guitarist Malcolm Young dead at 64

MUSIC royalty Malcolm Young, the Australian guitarist and AC/DC co-founder, has died aged 64. Known for the powerhouse riffs and rhythm guitar that propelled the Sydney group to superstardom, Young had been suffering from dementia for at least the past three years. He died peacefully on Saturday with his family by his bedside, a statement said. Camera IconHeavy metal band AC/DC (ACDC) members Angus Young, Brian Johnson, Cliff Williams, Malcolm Young & Phil Rudd. Picture: SuppliedPicture: News Limited“With enormous dedication and commitment he was the driving force behind the band,”…

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China’s ‘big move’ on North Korea as the rogue nation refuses to talk as war games continue

China’s ‘big move’ on North Korea as the rogue nation refuses to talk as war games continue

A TOP Chinese envoy landed in North Korea in a trip hailed as a “big move” by US President Donald Trump, who has urged Beijing to pile pressure on its nuclear-armed ally. Diplomat Song Tao is visiting the North on behalf of President Xi Jinping to brief officials on the recent Chinese Communist Party congress and other “issues of mutual interest”, foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said. He is the first major Chinese envoy to visit Pyongyang in more than a year with ties severely strained between the two countries….

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Australia wins International Rules clash but Selwood may be in strife

Australia wins International Rules clash but Selwood may be in strife

Updated November 18, 2017 22:15:22 Geelong skipper Joel Selwood is facing a possible AFL suspension after being black carded during Australia’s 53-50 win over Ireland in Saturday night’s International Rules clash in Perth. Australia trailed by 16 points early in the third quarter, but goals to Eddie Betts and Dayne Zorko in the last 61 seconds of the match lifted the home side to the 0.15.8 (53) to 2.10.8 (50) win in front of 30,116 fans. The 2-0 series win means Australia regains the Cormac McAnallen Trophy. But the biggest…

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Famed London theatre receives 20 allegations against Spacey

Famed London theatre receives 20 allegations against Spacey

Updated November 17, 2017 07:19:27 London’s famed Old Vic Theatre says it has received 20 allegations of inappropriate behaviour by its former artistic director Kevin Spacey, and has acknowledged that a “cult of personality” around the Hollywood star had made it difficult for the alleged victims to come forward. Key points: Reported incidents took place between 1995 and 2013 Investigation carried out by law firm Lewis Silkin Spacey did not take part in the investigation The London theatre launched an investigation into Spacey last month after claims of sexual harassment…

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