Tag Archives: David Ellefson

Megadeth’s David Ellefson Gives Musicians Valuable Career Advice

The latest installment of David Ellefson’s “Mega Bass” column in Guitar World magazine provides musicians with a wealth of music business tips. “When it comes to teaching musicians, instructors focus on developing strong licks, chops and technique,” Ellefson writes. ”The pursuit of … Continue reading

Ellefson Talks Bass, Career With Guitar Magazine

Megadeth bassist and Jackson signature artist David Ellefson recently sat down with Guitar Magazine for a lengthy interview. For the mag’s online “Lick Library” feature, Ellefson talked about his development — from growing up on a Minnesota farm to becoming one … Continue reading

Watch Megadeth’s Jimmy Kimmel Live! Halloween Performance

Megadeth rocked the Jimmy Kimmel Live! stage on Oct. 31 dressed up in scary Halloween costumes. The band performed classic head-banging hit “Symphony of Destruction,” in addition to “Public Enemy No. 1″ off their new release, TH1RT3EN, which is out … Continue reading

Broderick Blogs from San Diego Jackson Clinic

Megadeth’s Chris Broderick wraps up he and David Ellefson’s six-stop tour of Jackson Clinics in this blog post … So,  the last clinic on the David Ellefson, Chris Broderick Jackson tour … almost brings a tear to my eye. Seriously, I … Continue reading

Ellefson Checks In From Jackson Clinic At Bizarre Guitars In Reno

Megadeth’s Chris Broderick and David Ellefson have been crossing the country as the lead men for a six-stop tour of the Jackson Clinics, and their latest outpost was Bizarre Guitars in Reno, Nev. Ellefson sent JacksonGuitars.com a behind-the-scenes blog posting … Continue reading

Riff of the Day from Ellefson and Broderick at Ft. Collins Jackson Clinic

Megadeth’s Chris Broderick and David Ellefson stopped by Spotlight Music this week as part of the Jackson Clinic tour, the fourth in a series of six. The guys answered questions from fans, performed a little bit and signed autographs. They … Continue reading