Tag Archives: Big Four

Sepultura’s Kisser to Sub For Ian at July Anthrax/Big Four Shows

In a statement released March 17, Anthrax guitarist Scott Ian announced that he will not play several mid-summer Anthrax appearances in Europe and the U.K., as he and his wife, Pearl, are expecting their first child in July. Sepultura guitarist … Continue reading

Ellefson Talks Jackson in BW&BK Interview

Megadeth bassist David Ellefson talks Jackson in a new interview on metal website BW&BK (Brave Words & Bloody Knuckles), noting that Jackson bass guitars are his “weapons of choice” and that Jackson “is a big part of the Megadeth legacy.” … Continue reading

Big Four Announce July 3 Swedish Show

This just in: U.S. thrash metal’s celebrated Big Four have announced that they’ve just added to their scheduled list of historic concert appearances with a July 3, 2011, performance in Gothenburg, Sweden. Scandinavia is an especially vital metal stronghold, and … Continue reading

Big Four Bassists at N.Y. Clinic

Two of Jackson’s favorite bass shredders, Megedeth signature artist David Ellefson and fellow Big Four bassist Frank Bello of Anthrax, took part in what was surely a most slammin’ pair of bass amp clinics on Feb. 25 in a New … Continue reading

U.S. Big Four Show!

At long last, here’s the news you’ve wanted to hear for many months now: The Big Four are going to play in the United States. At the Big Four Festival, the four heaviest bands of all time will share the … Continue reading

Ellefson: Megadeth News and Holiday Wishes

Megadeth bass shredder nonpareil David Ellefson just checked in with Jackson, as he very kindly does from time to time, with holiday best wishes and some monstrous Megadeth news regarding plans for 2011. Here he is: I just wanted to … Continue reading