Author Archives: Chrissy Mauck

Megadeth’s Broderick and Ellefson Featured in Comic Strip

Megadeth’s Chris Broderick and David Ellefson get animated in a three-page comic strip by artist Gordon Blacksmith. The Dino Headbangerson comic strip is featured in Greek Metal Hammer magazine in issues 316, 317 and 318. Below is a snippet  …

Megadeth’s New Album Cover Revealed

The cover to Megadeth’s forthcoming album TH1RT3EN has been revealed.  The artwork was once again created by artist John Lorenzi, who worked on the last two Megadeth studio albums — 2007′s United Abominations and 2009′s Endgame — as well as … Continue reading

Anthrax Kill It On Fallon

The Late Night with Jimmy Fallon audience was in for thrash metal treat last night as Anthrax performed a pair of tracks — new cut “The Devil You Know” and classic “Caught in a Mosh.” Following the show, the metal … Continue reading

Machine Head Reveal Another Behind-the-Scenes Video

Go behind-the-scenes with Machine Head as they record their new album Unto The Locust. This is the third part of the metal act’s web series, and features never-before-heard snippets of some of their new songs. The clip also reveals how … Continue reading

Ellefson’s Latest Guitar World Column

The September issue of Guitar World magazine features Megadeth bassist David Ellefson’s monthly “Mega Bass” column, which is loaded with valuable tips on songwriting and recording. “I often get mail from fans and musicians asking which comes first, the music … Continue reading

Peep Death Angel Behind-the-Scenes Video

Peep this behind-the-scenes video from Bay Area thrashers Death Angel during the Alcatraz Metal Festival in Belgium last weekend. It includes some killer live footage of Jackson artist Rob Cavestany ripping it up with his custom shop Death Angel model.