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Truman's Hump Day Song of the Week: For Those About To Rock

The centerpiece of “Chairman’s 2012 Spring Workout Playlist” is “Thunderstruck” by AC/DC, followed by “Back in Black,” “She Shook Me All Night Long” and “Hells Bells.” I would’ve simply named the playlist “AC/DC Faves” or something like that, but intrusions by Judas Priest, Sir Mix-A-Lot and (yes) Britney Spears rendered that moot. 180 more words


Headlines From Hollywood

In “Headlines From Hollywood,” we take a look at what’s going on in the entertainment industry this week.

Dolly Parton Helps Celebrate Imagination Library Anniversary… 328 more words

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Family confirms AC/DC guitarist Malcolm Young has dementia

TORONTO — The family of former AC/DC guitarist Malcolm Young has confirmed he is being treated for dementia.

“Malcolm is suffering from dementia and the family thanks you for respecting their privacy,” read a statement. 118 more words


Malcolm Young

Few men will ever define rock and roll in the way that Malcolm Young has.  The engine behind AC/DC is responsible for some of the most iconic riffs ever written and the news that has come out in the last few weeks about his retirement from the band, through illness, is one of the most devastating things I have heard as a rock fan.   442 more words


AC/DC guitarist is suffering with dementia

After months of speculation,
the family of AC/DC founder, and guitarist, Malcolm Young, today confirmed the following in a statement to People magazine; “Malcolm is suffering from dementia and the family thanks you for respecting their privacy.” 17 more words



The title of this song is how I felt just a few moments ago when I read that founding band member Malcolm Young is permanently retiring from AC/DC because of dementia.   299 more words