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?
Full details of the tour schedule are likely to be unveiled on 9 September.
“Megadeth’s been around for 35 years, and I thought we’d done it all, but being a part of the Richard Childress Racing team on their 50th anniversary is mind-blowing", says Dave Mustaine.
With ‘Countdown To Extinction’, Dave Mustaine put politics front and centre of Megadeth’s work, tackling both the Gulf War and the conflict in his own psyche.
Megadeth frontman and thrash metal icon Dave Mustaine has announced he’s been diagnosed with throat cancer in an official statement.
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 best Megadeth songs prove why they’re hailed as one of the most important metal bands in history. Ready for a bludgeoning? See what they have in store…
The film, which is directed by Adam Dubin, is set to premiere on 20 April at AMC Kabuki 8 in San Francisco.
Metal icon Dave Mustaine reflects on 35 years of Megadeth and the new anthology honouring his legacy, ‘Warheads On Foreheads’.
The new anthology spans the metal titans' career from 'Killing Is My Business…' to their 2017 Grammy Award-winning 'Dystopia'.
Megadeth’s ‘So Far, So Good... So What!’ documents a band that stood on the axis of a delicate equilibrium and survived to become thrash metal titans.