Released to coincide with the album's 30th anniversary, the new book will be published by Hachette on September 8.
The bands were forced to call off their 2020 North American run with Trivium and In Flames due to lockdown restrictions.
Riding the crest of a commercial wave in the 90s, Megadeth’s ‘Cryptic Writings’ proved they could still add speed and vigour to their brand of thrash metal.
The band's next record will be the long-awaited follow-up to 2016's celebrated 'Dystopia'.
The legendary metal frontman will be chatting live with fans and sharing anecdotes this afternoon on YouTube.
The Megadeth bassist released his “Simple Truth” EP, as well as its title track single, ahead of schedule, to support the Italian Red Cross.
The epic 55-city tour will stretch across summer and fall, kicking off on 12 June in Bristow, VA and wrapping on 13 November in Reno, NV.
The Megadeth leader revealed he was battling the disease in June 2019, and reported in September that he had almost completed his treatment.
Thrash icon Dave Mustaine announced he’s working on a book that details the making of Megadeth’s album ‘Rust in Peace’, titled ‘Building the Perfect Beast’.
‘Dystopia’ found Megadeth hitting the Reset button and returning to their thrash metal roots. The result was an album that resonated with longtime fans.
Megadeth’s ‘Youthanasia’ album confirmed that, a decade after forming the group, Dave Mustaine’s ambition was to be in the biggest metal band on the planet.
Mustaine says: "They’re great instruments and they represent more than 40 years of playing, but I’ve got more than I could possibly use myself."
With their “classic” line-up in place, Megadeth’s ‘Rust In Peace’ emerged as one of the greatest thrash metal albums of all time.
Five Finger Death Punch said: “Megadeth need no introduction, they are absolute legends. Dave Mustaine’s contribution to this genre is simply immeasurable."
Boasting all the elements of a hit album, ‘Risk’ delivered everything Megadeth promised in the 90s. But should it have been a solo Dave Mustaine project?