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Megadeth’s Dave Mustaine on the beefs that made ‘Rust In Peace’ iconic
Megadeth’s Dave Mustaine on the beefs that made ‘Rust In Peace’ iconic
Megadeth’s Rust In Peace is probably the gnarliest guitar album in the history of heavy metal. Released in 1990, the platinum plaque was the group’s definitive statement from the golden age of thrash metal. It’s a megablast that spanned from the mid-’80s to the early ’90s, when Megadeth, Metallica, Slayer and Anthrax—collectively known as The Big Four thrash titans—vied for the iron throne. Megade
10 musicians who have actually practiced witchcraft
10 musicians who have actually practiced witchcraft
Rock, metal and punk musicians have long been accused of making the devil’s music. While that isn’t true for the vast majority, some have indeed practiced witchcraft in various forms. Whether it’s some of the founding artists behind rock ’n’ roll or modern-day rockers, witchcraft has found its way into the minds of musicians many times before.  Take a look below for 10...
Megadeth frontman reveals throat cancer diagnosis, cancels most 2019 shows
Megadeth frontman reveals throat cancer diagnosis, cancels most 2019 shows
Megadeth frontman and legend Dave Mustaine has revealed he has been diagnosed with throat cancer. Mustaine shared the news via social media and talked about treatment, canceling upcoming shows and the band’s next album. Read more: In This Moment Halloween Masquerade tour to include NYD, MIW, more “I’ve been diagnosed with throat cancer. It’s clearly som...
Megadeath’s Dave Mustaine wrote 500 riffs for for the new album
Megadeath’s Dave Mustaine wrote 500 riffs for for the new album
Megadeath frontman Dave Mustaine had no shortage of riffs to choose from for the upcoming album, boasting that he had an impressive 500 riffs written tucked away in his library. Read more: Cold Collective, Transit guitarist/vocalist Tim Landers dies In a recent interviw with uDiscover Music, Mustaine revealed how he takes his abundance of riffs and turns them into Megadeath hits. ...
Dave Mustaine clarifies Lamb Of God drummer’s independence from Megadeth
Dave Mustaine took to social media to declare Chris Adler's independence from Megadeth.  Over the July 4th weekend, the Megadeth band leader worked to clarify remarks he'd made at a July 1 media event in Israel. "Chris Adler is not with Megadeth; he's in Lamb Of God," Mustaine told a journalist at the press conference setup to promote the band's show in Tel Aviv the following day. "
Dan Spitz (ex-Anthrax) raises children’s autism awareness with new project
Dan Spitz (ex-Anthrax) raises children’s autism awareness with new project
Former Anthrax guitarist Dan Spitz has unveiled a new project dubbed Red Lamb, and the band's new video for "Puzzle Box" aims to raise awareness for children's autism. Via Rolling Stone: "When Spitz and his wife, Candi, had identical twins, Brendan and Jaden, they were mystified by the unpredictable behavior of their boys. Even a ...