Liam Gallagher has paid his tribute to the late Primal Scream guitarist Robert ‘Throb’ Young who has died. The English musician, singer, and songwriter, who is best known as the co-lead vocalist of the rock band Oasis alongside his brother Noel Gallagher leads the tributes. The sad news had been confirmed the band publicist that the musician died, but there was no further information about how he died. Young made the decision to leave the band in 2006
to deal with ”problems in his personal life”, according to Gillespie.
Former Oasis front man Liam took to his Twitter page in the wake of the sad news, posting: ”RIP Robert Young AKA ‘Throb’. Live Forever LG x (sic)”
Liam’s former band mate Paul ‘Bonehead’ Arthurs tweeted: ”RIP Throb. A true Rock n Roller. X (sic)”
Fellow former Oasis member and Beady Eye guitarist Andy Bell posted on the social networking site: ”Rest In Peace Robert Young of @ScreamOfficial. That big power chord in Loaded is ringing out on the other side now. (sic)”
Charlatans singer Tim Burgess tweeted: ”So sad to hear of the death of Rob ‘Throb’ Young … A real good un. (sic)”
‘Trainspotting author Irvine Welsh posted a moving tribute to Young, which read: ”RIP Robert Young. One of the best, the most beautiful, who WAS rock n roll. Big love bro, give them it big time over the other side. #Throb (sic)”