|Birth name||Malcolm Duncan|
|Born||24 August 1945|
Montrose, Angus, Scotland
|Died||7 October 2019(aged 74)|
|Associated acts||Average White Band, Ray Charles, Tom Petty, Buddy Guy, Ben E. King, Dire Straits, Bryan Ferry|
Malcolm "Molly" Duncan recorded with Ray Charles, Tom Petty, Buddy Guy, Ben E. King, Dire Straits, Bryan Ferry and many others and played live with artists including Marvin Gaye, Chaka Khan and Eric Clapton. In the late 1990s and early 2000s he collaborated with many drum and bass artists, including Intense, of which his son Dan Duncan is a member. These recordings were mostly released on the Good Looking Records label.
He collaborated with other studio musicians to form Knee Deep, a funk and fusion group; and Cold Sweat and the Horny Horns.
In July 2015, Malcolm "Molly" Duncan, along, with Steve Ferrone and Hamish Stuart reunited to form The 360 Band. This was in essence one half of the original Average White Band. They released an album titled Three Sixty in 2017 and performed live together along with supporting musicians.
- The Average White Band biography at AllMusic
- "Tributes to Average White Band sax player Malcolm 'Molly' Duncan". BBC News. 9 October 2019. Retrieved 9 October 2019.
- "Founding member of Average White Band dies". The Irish News. 8 October 2019. Retrieved 8 October 2019.