May 27, 2012 - ROCKLAHOMA TURNS UP THE VOLUME ON DAY TWO
Megadeth and Rob Zombie wrapped up their U.S. tour yesterday (Saturday, May 26) at the Rocklahoma festival in Pryor, OK. John Hall for Tulsa Today reports: "Following a mad dash to the main stage, fans were met by Dave Mustaine and Megadeth. Mustaine paused between songs to change guitars, each time returning to the stage clapping his hands, signifying his approval of the growing crowd. Lead guitarist Chris Broderick's playing was phenomenal as the group sailed through an hour-long set that included "Head Crusher", "Symphony of Destruction", "Peace Sells", and ended with "Holy Wars …The Punishment Due". Read the full report and see photos at TulsaToday.com.
May 26, 2012 - CHRIS BRODERICK INTERVIEWED BY ROCK OVERDOSE
Zisis Petkanas of Greece's Rock Overdose recently conducted an interview with Chris Broderick. Chris talks about Megadeth's latest album "TH1RT3EN", the Big Four, the anniversary of "Countdown To Extinction", playing in Greece, and more. You can now read the interview at www.rockoverdose.com.
May 24, 2012 - DAVID ELLEFSON TO HELP MAKE 'SHAME ON AMERICA' DOCUMENTARY
David Ellefson and Staind vocalist Aaron Lewis have teamed up with video director / photographer Fran Strine to produce a new documentary titled "Shame on America", a tribute to veterans who give everything to defend their country and a lament on the lack of care for them upon their return home. Read More
May 21, 2012 - MEGADETH KICKS OFF CO-HEADLINING TOUR WITH ROB ZOMBIE
"Metal icons MEGADETH are delivering volcanic performances and earning rave reviews on their co-headlining tour with Rob Zombie, which marks the first time the two bands have toured together. The trek kicked off Friday, May 11 in Holmdel, NJ and will include two high-profile rock festival appearances including Rock On The Range and Rocklahoma, where the tour wraps on Saturday, May 26." Read More
May 19, 2012 - CHRIS BRODERICK, SHAWN DROVER INTERVIEWED BY CITY BEAT
Amy Harris for City Beat recently conducted interviews with Chris Broderick and Shawn Drover. "Megadeth can be considered one of today's legendary bands, not just in Metal, but in all of music. They are synonymous with a time period, moments in the lives of so many of their fans. They may have a different look than when the band was formed in 1983 but they are one of the founding fathers and would definitely find themselves on the Mount Rushmore of American Metal and can still fill festival stadiums all over the world." Read the interviews at CityBeat.com.
May 18, 2012 - MEGADETH TO PERFORM 'COUNTDOWN TO EXTINCTION' ALBUM IN ARGENTINA
Megadeth will perform its 1992 album, "Countdown To Extinction", in its entirety on September 14 at Estadio Cubierto Malvinas in Buenos Aires, Argentina and on September 16 at Orfeo in Cordoba, Argentina. As previously reported, Megadeth will also perform all of "Countdown To Extinction" on September 7 at Teatro Caupolican in Santiago, Chile; on September 19 at the Pepsi Center in Mexico City, Mexico; and on September 21 at the Arena VFG in Guadalajara, Mexico. Check the Killing Road for all tour details.
May 16, 2012 - MEGADETH VISITS INDIANAPOLIS MOTOR SPEEDWAY
David Lindquist of IndyStar.com has issued the following update. "The members of rock band Megadeth, in town for a show Tuesday night at the Murat Theatre in Old National Centre, visited the Gasoline Alley garage of team owner/driver Ed Carpenter. Vocalist-guitarist Dave Mustaine, bass player David Ellefson, guitarist Chris Broderick and drummer Shawn Drover made the pilgrimage to Indianapolis Motor Speedway."
May 15, 2012 - VH1 CLASSIC BOOK IMPRINT OFFERS A LOOK BACK AT MEGADETH
Megadeth: Another Time, A Different Place has just been pubished by the Vh1 Classic book imprint. Distributed by powerHouse books, the 128-page work features a set of photos of Megadeth at their auspicious beginning, captured through the lens of rock photographer Bill Hale. The book features a forward written by Dave Mustaine.
May 13, 2012 - WIN A JACKSON SOLOIST OR MEGADETH TICKETS WITH BRODERICK & ELLEFSON
Chris Broderick and David Ellefson are coming to Sam Ash Music in Indianapolis on May 14. The meet and greet will last from 6 – 8 p.m., and those in attendance will have the opportunity to win a stunning Jackson Soloist SLXQ or two tickets to Megadeth's May 15 show at the Murat Theater. Admission is free, and voluntary donations benefit Music Therapy at the Riley Hospital for Children. See the event poster HERE
May 12, 2012 - SHAWN DROVER INTERVIEWED BY THE WEEKENDER
Weekender Editor, Nikki M. Mascali recently caught up with Shawn Drover for an interview before Megadeth embarked on the current tour with Rob Zombie. "We want to be in the now, and I think that’s part of what drives us to try to make the best records of our career. "TH1RT3EN" has a lot of critical acclaim, and a lot of fans really dig that record — as do we — so really, at the end of the day, for a band to have this kind of longevity, I think the music has to transcend generations." Read the interview at theweekender.com.
May 11, 2012 - MEGADETH TO PERFORM ENTIRE 'COUNTDOWN TO EXTINCTION' ALBUM IN MEXICO
Megadeth will perform its 1992 album, "Countdown To Extinction", in its entirety at the Pepsi Center in Mexico City, Mexico on Wednesday, September 19, 2012 and at the Arena VFG in Guadalajara, Mexico on Friday, September 21, 2012. Local act Raxas is confirmed as the support act for both shows. Tickets for Mexico City go on sale to the general public Thursday, May 17 and for Guadalajara on Saturday, May 19. Megadeth fan club tickets PRESALE for both shows begins Tuesday, May 15 @ 11:00 a.m. at the Megadeth Cyber Army.
May 10, 2012 - DAVID ELLEFSON INTERVIEWED BY XOMBIEWOOF.COM
David Ellefson - the iconic bassist speaks to Matt O'Shaughnessy about Megadeth's co-headline tour with Rob Zombie, the origin of the group and more! In an exclusive interview for Xombiewoof.com. ..Now, as the mighty Megadeth gear up for some highly-touted co-headline dates with Rob Zombie which kick off imminently, we spoke with David Ellefson about the tour and more in an ever candid and sweeping chat. Read the interview at xombiewoof.com.
May 8, 2012 - NEW 2012 TOUR MERCH NOW AVAILABLE!
New merchandise has been added to Megadeth's online store. Check out new tees like the 2012 TH1RT3EN Tour Tee, Zip-Up Hoodie, and the 2012 Megadeth Tour Tee. Visit the online store today for these products plus other great tees, accessories and more.
May 7, 2012 - DAVE MUSTAINE PASSIONATE ABOUT HIS MUSIC, PLAYING IN BIRMINGHAM
Mary Colurso of The Birmingham News has posted the following article. "Megadeth’s founder and frontman is passionate about many subjects -- thrash metal is just one of them -- and once he gets going, Mustaine, 50, is inclined to discuss, detail, explain and elaborate. He talks about his politics. He talks about his faith. He talks about his past as a poor kid in California. He talks about hard rock, tough breaks, health problems and band chemistry." Read the article at www.al.com.
May 5, 2012 - DAVE MUSTAINE INTERVIEWED BY FUSE TV (VIDEO)
Fuse TV conducted an interview with Dave Mustaine on Friday, May 4 prior to Megadeth's performance at the Beale Street Music Festival in Memphis, Tennessee. In this video interview Dave talks about playing festivals, Megadeth's friendship with Rob Zombie, the 20th anniversary of "Countdown To Extinction", and new bands on the scene. Watch the interview HERE
May 4, 2012 - 'PEACE SELLS… BUT WHO'S BUYING' 25TH ANNIVERSARY - SPECIAL OFFER
Today Only – Megadeth's "Peace Sells…But Who's Buying" Deluxe box set is only $74.99 on PopMarket.com! Megadeth's 25th Anniversary Edition of "Peace Sells...But Who's Buying" – Limited Edition 3LP + 5CD Box Set includes previously unreleased and rare mixes of the album's tracks and hi-res audio for the remastered album and concert, as well as an expanded 20-page book, plus 8"x10" photos and reproductions of vintage Megadeth memorabilia. Get yours today! PopMarket.com.
May 3, 2012 - MEGADETH KICKS OFF U.S. TOUR IN BILOXI, MISSISSIPPI TODAY
Megadeth kicks off its North American tour tonight with a headline show at the Hard Rock Live in Biloxi, Mississippi. The 18-date North American trek includes 11 shows co-headlining with Rob Zombie and runs through until the massive Rocklahoma festival in Pryor, Oklahoma on May 26. For all tour information, visit the Killing Road.
May 2, 2012 - EXCLUSIVE PREMIERE OF MEGADETH'S NEW VIDEO, 'WHOSE LIFE (IS IT ANYWAYS?)'
The official lyric video for Megadeth's song "Whose Life (Is It Anyways?)" has now been released exclusively on Megadeth's Facebook. The track comes off the band's new album, "TH1RT3EN", which was released November 1, 2011 via Roadrunner Records. "TH1RT3EN" was recorded at Dave Mustaine's Vic's Garage studio in San Marcos, California with producer Johnny K. Check the video out at facebook.com/megadeth.
November 1, 2011:
GIGANTOUR 2012 DATES ANNOUNCED
Octboer 24, 2011:
MEGADETH TO PERFORM ON 'JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE!' ON HALLOWEEN NIGHT
September 27, 2011:
GIGANTOUR 2012 - MEGADETH, MOTÖRHEAD, VOLBEAT, LACUNA COIL
October 19, 2010:
MEGADETH, SLAYER, ANTHRAX DESCRIBE JÄGERMEISTER IN ONE WORD
October 12, 2010:
JÄGERMEISTER MUSIC TOUR - MEGADETH TECH FRED KOWALA
September 30, 2010:
JÄGERMEISTER MUSIC TOUR - ELLEFSON PROMO VIDEO
August 26, 2010:
MEGADETH TO HEADLINE 'NO SLEEP TIL' FESTIVAL TOUR
August 17, 2010:
SLAYER, MEGADETH, ANTHRAX - JÄGERMEISTER FALL MUSIC TOUR ANNOUNCED
July 8, 2010:
DAVE MUSTAINE'S AUTOBIOGRAPHY TO BE RELEASED NEXT MONTH
June 4, 2010:
NEW TRACK, 'SUDDEN DEATH' TO BE FEATURED ON GUITAR HERO
April 13, 2010:
MEGADETH ANNOUNCES TOUR DATES IN SOUTH AMERICA
February 8, 2010:
BASSIST DAVID ELLEFSON RETURNS TO MEGADETH LINE-UP
February 1, 2010:
NEW DATES ANNOUNCED FOR AMERICAN CARNAGE TOUR
January 25, 2010:
MEGADETH 2010 "RUST IN PEACE 20TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR"
January 7, 2010:
AMERICAN CARNAGE TOUR POSTPONED
December 17, 2009:
MEGADETH, SLAYER, TESTAMENT TALK 'AMERICAN CARNAGE'
November 16, 2009:
MEGADETH, SLAYER TEAM UP FOR 'AMERICAN CARNAGE'
October 20, 2009:
'MEGADETH RADIO' TO EXPLODE ONTO THE AIRWAVES OCTOBER 22ND
September 14, 2009:
MEGADETH TO HEADLINE "ENDGAME TOUR" ACROSS THE U.S.
June 18, 2009:
'ENDGAME' TO BE TITLE OF MEGADETH'S TWELFTH STUDIO ALBUM
April 27, 2009:
MEGADETH AND SLAYER TO CO-HEADLINE "CANADIAN CARNAGE"
April 2, 2009:
INTRODUCING THE NEW 1960DM DAVE MUSTAINE SIGNATURE CABS
August 18, 2008:
MEGADETH "ANTHOLOGY: SET THE WORLD AFIRE" DUE SEPTEMBER 30
January 14, 2008:
GIGANTOUR NORTH AMERICA DATES AND NEW LEAD GUITARIST!
December 21, 2007:
MUSTAINES DONATE TOYS TO THE 'TOYS FOR TOTS' ORGANIZATION
October 5, 2007:
GIGANTOUR 2007 OZ - 2ND SYDNEY SHOW ADDED!
September 18, 2007:
MEGA-CALLS: LEAVE MESSAGES FOR MEMBERS OF MEGADETH ON THEIR CELLS!
August 10, 2007:
MEGADETH UNVEILS ITS 4-CD+DVD BOX SET "WARCHEST"
August 9, 2007:
MEGADETH RETURN TO AUSTRALIA TO HEADLINE GIGANTOUR 2007
July 10, 2007:
MEGADETH ANNOUNCES NORTH AMERICAN FALL HEADLINE TOUR
January 22, 2007:
MEGADETH TO PLAY ON HEAVEN AND HELL CANADIAN TOUR!
January 19, 2007:
DAVE MUSTAINE SIGNS WITH DEAN GUITARS
December 6, 2006:
Dave Mustaine announces departure from ESP Guitars
December 4, 2006:
THAT ONE NIGHT: LIVE IN BUENOS AIRES - Live DVD out March 6 2007
May 15, 2006:
MEGADETH SIGNS WITH ROADRUNNER RECORDS!
January 27, 2006:
ARSENAL OF MEGADETH - Two disc DVD in stores March 21
July 19, 2005:
Megadeth and Sanctuary part ways
April 5, 2005:
July 27, 2004:
'Chat with Dave Mustaine' Contest
January 17, 2002:
Megadeth Re-releases Groundbreaking Debut Album
January 6, 2002:
Megadeth To Release First-Ever Live Album
October 22, 2001:
Megadeth Postpones Scheduled Dates in Buenos Aires
September 27, 2001:
Megadeth: Behind The Music Set For Home Video Release
August 6, 2001:
Fans to choose Megadeth set lists!
July 30, 2001:
Megadeth's Problems in Asia Continue
July 23, 2001:
Megadeth Public Enemy Number One!
May 7, 2001:
Megadeth launch brand new album in Canada
April 20, 2001:
Megadeth to be Profiled on VH1's "Behind The Music"
April 16, 2001:
Megadeth Review at ElectricBasement.com
April 2, 2001:
Megadeth's New Single "Moto Psycho" #1 Most-Added at Radio
March 15, 2001:
Megadeth to shoot video for "Moto Psycho" in LA
March 1, 2001:
Megadeth join AC/DC to Rock the Bowl
January 19, 2001:
New Record, New Future With 'The World Needs A Hero'