Tag Archives: Megadeth

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

2011 Mayhem Festival Lineup Revealed

The lineup for the 2011 Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival — the heralded hard rock and metal event of the summer — has been revealed. Megadeth, Disturbed, Godsmack will hold down the main stage at the metal juggernaut, and will … 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

Megadeth's Chris Broderick Reacts to His Finished Soloist

After exhaustively laboring over the design and features with the Jackson Custom Shop, Chris Broderick finally sees his finished signature Soloist in the flesh at the 2011 Jackson Showcase booth. His immediate and initial reaction? “I love it,” he professed. … Continue reading