Tag Archives: Megadeth

New Jackson Custom Shop Signature Model for Megadeth’s Broderick

Megadeth fans will be excited to learn that the Jackson Custom Shop is introducing its new Chris Broderick signature guitar model in January 2011. Broderick himself worked closely with Custom Shop master craftsmen to create a distinctive guitar based on … Continue reading

Big 4 DVD Goes U.S. Double Platinum

The Big 4 Live from Sofia, Bulgaria, the DVD release documenting a metallically historic summer 2010 European show featuring Metallica, Megadeth, Slayer and Anthrax—the “big four” of U.S. thrash metal—has now gone double platinum in the United States. Released in … 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

Jackson Pervades Grammy “Best Metal Performance” Nominees

Jackson couldn’t help but notice that three-fifths of the list of current Grammy nominees for Best Metal Performance consists of Jackson-wielding bands. That’s 0.6 percent of all nominees, which is pretty impressive, really. And that would be, more fully, Best … Continue reading

Ellefson Shreds Bass Player Holiday ’10 Cover

We couldn’t be more delighted to see fleet-fingered Megadeth bassist and good friend David Ellefson gazing front and center from the cover of the Holiday 2010 issue of Bass Player magazine. Especially since he’s slinging one of his Jackson Custom … Continue reading

Megadeth Starts Jägermeister Fall Music Tour with Slayer and Anthrax

Megadeth returned to the road in late September for the Jägermeister Fall Music Tour with Slayer and Anthrax. Jägermeister caught up with Megadeth bassist David Ellefson to talk about the tour, his first experience with Jägermeister and more; watch right … Continue reading