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.
The subject of evil will remain one of interest to songwriters, no matter how controversial & unsettling. The Devil does indeed get some of the best songs.
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.
Megadeth’s ‘Peace Sells… But Who’s Buying’ remains a heavy metal milestone. Frontman Dave Mustaine talks to uDiscover Music about recording the album.
Five Finger Death Punch said: “Megadeth need no introduction, they are absolute legends. Dave Mustaine’s contribution to this genre is simply immeasurable."
From Chicago’s Coca-Cola inspired logo to The Rolling Stones’ iconic lips and the mascots of metal, great logos can embody the very essence of a band.
Music and art will always go together as artwork can be as much a part of a record as the sound. Music fans have always taken pleasure from looking again and again...
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.
"NASCAR racing and Slayer have a lot in common. Both are extremely fast, intense and aggressive", said guitarist Kerry King.
“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.
The music festival never really went away. Headliners may come and go, but music lovers will always yearn to retreat to an open field with their favourite band – and 100,000 other...
Megadeth frontman and thrash metal icon Dave Mustaine has announced he’s been diagnosed with throat cancer in an official statement.