Megadeth frontman Dave Mustaine was the guest on Full Metal Jackie's radio show this past weekend. The metal legend discussed the band's recent tour with Iron Maiden as well as the role social media plays in music these days. If you missed Full Metal Jackie's show, check out her full interview with Dave Mustaine:
Remember the time when former Megadeth drummer Nick Menza nearly cut off his friggin' arm with a saw blade? Well, you're in luck, because Menza is planning to auction off the blood-stained, rusty saw blade that nearly ended his career.
Oooh! We've already got two of the genres biggest names squaring off early on! Jason Newsted has been a key member of some major metal bands over the years while David Ellefson earned his stripes as Megadeth's most prominent bassist.
At the recent Aftershock Festival in Sacramento, Calif., Megadeth brought their thunder the day after slaying a San Bernardino crowd on a bill with Iron Maiden and Anthrax. Backstage at Aftershock, Loudwire had the pleasure of sitting down with Megadeth's main man Dave Mustaine for an intriguing conversation.
As you may know, there's a truly unique sense of humor within the metal community. Many specific and pinpointed topics of hilarity are playfully aimed at Metallica, whether it be the lack of Jason Newsted's bass on '…And Justice for All,' drummer Lars Ulrich's
Last year's inaugural Monster Energy Aftershock Festival was a single day affair, but it was expanded to two days this year and packed with one of the most powerful lineups we've seen for years. Korn, Megadeth and Shinedown led night one of the fest on Saturday, Sept.14 in Sacramento, Calif., on day one of the extravaganza.
For one night, the California city of San Bernardino was the center of the metal universe as Iron Maiden, Megadeth, Anthrax, Testament and Sabaton headed up the Battle of San Bernardino at the San Manuel Amphitheatre.
Here's a brain-scrambler to sink your teeth into -- Megadeth frontman Dave Mustaine has been incredibly outspoken in recent years about becoming a born-again Christian. However, despite his statements on Christianity and committing biblical ideology to his personal belief system, Mustaine was recently quoted as saying, "I don't believe in religion."
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