Tag Archives: David Ellefson

Go Behind the Scenes of Megadeth’s ‘Countdown to Extinction’ Tour

Megadeth recently wrapped up their South American tour celebrating the 20th anniversary of their fifth studio album, Countdown to Extinction, with several epic performances. Those included two sold-out shows in Buenos Aires, Argentina and the band’s first-ever appearance in Cordoba, Argentina. Bassist … Continue reading

Watch: David Ellefson Visits Phoenix Guitar Center

Megadeth bassist David Ellefson recently made the rounds of several Guitar Center locations around the West Coast, stopping in Phoenix, Tuscon, Las Vegas and San Marcos, Calif. The Jackson signature artist posted a video from his stop in Phoenix, and … Continue reading

Go Behind The Scenes Of Megadeth’s Manila Show

Megadeth kicked off their Pacific Rim tour over the weekend with a show in Manila, Philippines, and bassist David Ellefson chronicled the trip with his video camera. Watch footage of the band traveling through the city, backstage rehearsals and a … Continue reading

Preview Megadeth’s Upcoming Appearance On Guitar Center Sessions

Megadeth’s appearance on Guitar Center Sessions is slated to air July 13 at 9 p.m. on DIRECTV’s Audience Network (channel 239) and in 3D on DIRECTV channel n|3D. But before then, you can catch a sneak preview of the metal legends … Continue reading

David Ellefson Takes Fans Behind The Scenes of Hellfest

Megadeth bassist David Ellefson has posted an amazing nine-and-a-half-minute video from backstage before a June 15 show at France’s Hellfest. While a little dark at the beginning, the clip is an edited look at the pre-concert buildup to the post-show … Continue reading

Ellefson Plays New Five-String Kelly Bird Bass

Megadeth’s David Ellefson posted a video of his band’s Thursday-night tour stop in Sioux City, Iowa, where he had a new toy to play with. In preparation for the show, Ellefson was handed a new five-string Jackson Kelly Bird Bass … Continue reading