Tag Archives: Megadeth

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

Megadeth Rust In Peace Live DVD On Sale at Shout! Factory Site

Megadeth disciples will no doubt want to devour a pretty sick offer going on right now on the Shout! Factory website—$11.99 (plus shipping and handling) for Megadeth’s Rust In Peace Live DVD, including a limited-edition poster. That’s 20 percent of … Continue reading

“Big Four” Feature Article in October Guitar World

Jackson fans should be sure to pick up the October 2010 issue of Guitar World magazine, wherein—beginning on page 34, to be precise—they will find a feature article on the “the most exciting metal event of the decade,” the Big … Continue reading

“Big Four” Concert DVD Release Date Announced

The Metallica website recently announced a firm date for the DVD release of the historic June 22, 2010, “Big Four” Sonisphere Festival performance in Sofia, Bulgaria. At that show, Metallica, Slayer, Anthrax and Megadeth—the “Big Four” of U.S. thrash metal—shared … Continue reading