AC/DC's Malcolm Young Laid To Rest Following Private Funeral

AC/DC's Malcolm Young Laid To Rest Following Private Funeral

Large crowds have gathered at St Mary's Cathedral in Sydney to farewell rock legend and AC/DC guitarist Malcolm Young.

The memorial was attended by various current and former AC/DC members, including Malcolm's brother Angus Young, his nephew Stevie Young, singer Brian Johnson, drummer Phil Rudd and, according to RollingStone.com, bassists Cliff Williams and Mark Evans. Photo by Michele Mossop/Getty Images SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 28: Mourners attend the funeral service for AC/DC co-founder Malcolm Young at St Mary's Cathedral on November 28, 2017 in Sydney, Australia. "Angus stood clutching his guitar", known as "The Beast". Guests were given a memorial booklet which included a black guitar pick, with one side featuring the letters "M" and "Y", split by the AC/DC thunderbolt graphic, and the other carrying Young's birth and death dates of January 6, 1953 and November 18, 2017.

Young was celebrated as a "generous" man with "immense talent".

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Attendees were given specially made guitar picks paying tribute to Malcolm, and a program that read: "Malcolm's family thank you for your love, support and overwhelming outpouring of kindness during this sad time. His enormous legacy to his family and music industry worldwide would never be forgotten". That band played "It's A Long Way to the Top (If You Wanna Rock "n" Roll)" as the casket was led to a hearse, which was unadorned.

Hundreds of fans had formed queues in the streets near the church to see the coffin of Young's cast in its last home, while a band playing orchestrated Australian "unofficial national anthem", Waltzing Matilda, the AAP.

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