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Angus Young

Angus YoungAKA Angus McKinnon Young

Born: 31-Mar-1955
Birthplace: Glasgow, Scotland

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Guitarist

Nationality: Scotland
Executive summary: Schoolboy-clad guitarist for AC/DC

After working with various short-lived bands around Sydney, Angus Young joined up with his brother Malcolm in 1973 to form AC/DC. The band went through numerous line-up changes before settling on the one that would record their debut LP High Voltage. By 1979, AC/DC had established worldwide popularity, particularly with the release of Highway to Hell. The band's personnel has changed continuously since it's inception, with Angus -- in his trademark schoolboy uniform and performing a Chuck Berry-style shuffle with his guitar -- remaining the most immediately recognizable member.

Brother: George Young (musician)
Brother: Malcolm Young (musician)
Sister: Margaret Young

    Naturalized Australian Citizen
    Traveled to the USSR Sep-1991
    Scottish Ancestry
    Risk Factors: Smoking

    AC/DC: Stiff Upper Lip Live (4-Dec-2001) · Himself
    Private Parts (7-Mar-1997) · Himself
    AC/DC: Live at Donington (27-Oct-1992) · Himself

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