June 30, 2008 - ASHDOWN ENGINEERING - THE JAMES LOMENZO HYPERDRIVE PEDAL
During more than 30 years experience playing and recording with iconic rock musicians including Zakk Wyldeís Black Label Society, David Lee Roth, Ozzy Osbourne, Slashís Snake Pit, White Lion and now Megadeth, James LoMenzo envisioned a bass drive effect that operates entirely unlike any other distortion unit currently available. ďIíve been using the Hyper Drive every night and itís truly astounding... It turns all my basses into fire breathers!Ē Check out more on James' signature pedal and even download James' own settings HERE
June 29, 2008 - PRECISION GUIDED ARMAMENT! THE DAVE MUSTAINE SIGNATURE DEANS
Check out all the latest Dave Mustaine Signature Series Dean Guitars at DeanGuitars.com! Available are the VMNT Limited, Dave Mustaine Double Neck, VMNT "Angel Of Deth", Gears Of War V, and more! Also see an exclusive video interview with Dave. Dave talks about using his Dean guitars on stage, his new guitarist Chris Broderick, and more, including clips of Megadeth on stage! See it all on Dave's page at DeanGuitars.com.
June 28, 2008 - "MEGADETH WILL BE AND ALWAYS HAS CAPTURED THE SOUL OF METAL"
Jacky Linville for MetalExpressRadio recently posted this review of 'Gigantour 2': "Following the fist Gigantour in 2005, fans have yet another Gigantour gathering. Dave Mustaine (of Megadeth) managed to round up and hand pick yet another great batch of bands for 2006. Now, two years later, fans can enjoy this musical delicacy on CD. ...Itís honestly something you should own; it has Old School Trash, Metal, Death Metal, Hardcore, a sick variety in all." MORE
June 27, 2008 - MEGADETH PODCAST - EPISODE 3 - NOW AVAILABLE ON ITUNES
Now available at the iTunes store! MFC's own, Mr. Justice caught up with Shawn Drover and James LoMenzo on the Megadeth tour bus in Milwuakee last September  while on the U.S. 'Tour Of Duty'. Episode 3 of this MegaFanClub audio podcast has Shawn and James discussing touring, answering MFC members' questions and much more in this 23-minute interview. You can download the podcast via your RSS news readers or iTunes. Stop by the Megadeth page at the iTunes store (a search for "Megadeth" will get you there), and then click on the "Official Megadeth Podcast". MORE
June 26, 2008 - GUITAR CENTER - SESSIONS WITH DAVE MUSTAINE AND CONTEST!
On July 10th in Hollywood, California, Dave Mustaine will be paying the Guitar Center store a visit for a very special installment of "GC Sessions". One lucky winner will receive flights and accommodations to attend the session, plus a signed Dave Mustaine signature series DEAN guitar and a chance to win a private guitar lesson with Dave Mustaine! Enter HERE
June 25, 2008 - MEGADETH TO PERFORM AT 'AFFLICTION BANNED' JULY 19 IN ANAHEIM
"SIGNAL HILL, California (June 19, 2008) - Affliction Entertainment, scheduled to make MMA history on July 19th at Honda Center in Anaheim with the greatest line-up of mixed-martial-arts fights ever presented in one night, keeps building this event with the latest news-heavy metal band Megadeth, led by frontman, guitarist, and songwriter Dave Mustaine, will be performing live at the event."
Read the entire Press Release HERE
June 24, 2008 - HARD ATTACK/SIRIUS 27 PRESENTS 'HARD FILES' WITH DAVE MUSTAINE
Sirius Satellite Radio's Hard Attack (ch 27), presents Hard Files with special guest Dave Mustaine. This week join Dave for an hour of Dave approved metal, Megadeth songs from both Gigantour 2 and the Warchest, Dave's thoughts on his new coffee line through Legends Cup Coffee, the 2008 Presidential race, his first experience with Guitar Hero, his brand of guitar playing, mosh pits, Gigantour, education, and more! Catch the program on Thursday June 26th @ 7pm ET, Friday June 27th @ noon ET, Saturday June 28th @ 3pm ET, and Sunday June 29th @ 6pm ET. MORE
June 23, 2008 - MEGADETH WAS NEVER SCHEDULED TO PLAY IN TURKEY IN JULY
Megadeth would like to bring to attention that a concert promoter in Turkey is falsely advertising that Megadeth is to play in Bursa, Turkey this coming July. Megadeth is not, and never was confirmed to play this show. Megadethís management is aggressively pursuing this concert promoter for false advertising.
June 22, 2008 - DAVE MUSTAINE: "THANK YOU TO EVERYONE WHO CAME OUT TO SEE US"
Dave Mustaine has posted this update on the Megadeth Forums: "We just completed the 'United Abominations' World Tour last night in Monterrey, Mexico. Thank you to everyone who came out to see us, and who supported us from afar. I will make a full report of what I though the last 1 1/2 years have been like; the last two weeks alone damn near killed me after getting a yellow fever vaccination to go to Manaus, Brazil alone." MORE
June 21, 2008 - MEGADETH'S WORLD 'TOUR OF DUTY' WRAPS UP IN MEXICO TONIGHT
After a year and a half of touring the globe, Megadeth will play the final show of the world 'Tour Of Duty' supporting the album "United Abominations" in Monterrey Nuevo Leon, Mexico tonight. The touring which included support for Heaven and Hell, headlining Gigantour Oz, UK, and North America, as well as multi festivals, arena and club shows has taken the band through practically every corner of the globe since the trek started in March of 2007. Check the Killing Road for concert reviews, setlists and more!
June 20, 2008 - "MEGADETH IN MEXICO: EDEN OF TORNADOS"
Sergio Alvite for Mexico's Search & Destroy webzine has posted a review (in Spanish) and photos of Megadeth's June 18 concert at Vive Cuervo Salon in Mexico City: "Almost a decade has passed for an eden of tornados, and subsequently a tornado of souls gathered at the Vive Cuervo Salon of the city of Mexico, when Megadeth finally got back to this nation and with it all the abomination of their last album and their career in general. Dave Mustaine infused in each fan that witnessed his presence on stage, the legacy that he and Megadeth have left along more than two decades." MORE
June 19, 2008 - SHAWN DROVER CHECKS IN FROM MEXICO CITY!
Shawn Drover has posted this update on the Megadeth Forums: "Just a quick note to say it is nice to finally be here in Mexico!!! It was certainly worth the wait for me, as the crowd was fantastic last evening - 2 shows left of this world tour, and man, it really has been a blast for me. =)" MORE
June 18, 2008 - GUITAR CENTER HOLLYWOOD - SESSIONS WITH DAVE MUSTAINE!
On July 10th in Hollywood, California, Dave Mustaine will be paying the Guitar Center store a visit for a very special installment of "GC Sessions". Stay tuned for additional details! And don't forget, one lucky winner will receive flights and accommodations to attend the session, plus a signed Dave Mustaine signature series DEAN guitar and a chance to win a private guitar lesson with Dave Mustaine! Enter HERE
June 17, 2008 - DAVE MUSTAINE WINS METAL HAMMER "RIFF LORD" AWARD
The true spirit of rock 'n' roll was unleashed yesterday [Monday, June 16] at London's state-of-the-art Indigo2 complex, when the sixth Metal Hammer Golden Gods opened its doors to some of the biggest and most notorious rock stars in the world. Dave Mustaine won best "Riff Lord" award while elsewhere in the awards, Roadrunner Records snatched an impressive four awards including the "Best Metal Label". MORE
June 17, 2008 - JAMES LOMENZO: "METAL RULES IN SOUTH AMERICA!!!"
James LoMenzo has posted this update at the Megadeth Forums: "Just a quick one to thank all the fans from South America for coming down and making this years trip with Megadeth such a memorable one. We've met so many of you... Fantastic! This leg had the particular feeling of "burning the candle at all ends" but despite it all, it was all about the music and bringing the music to you live. Mission accomplished and thanks for bringing the chaos! You Rule!!!" MORE
June 16, 2008 - ECUADOR REVIEW: "EXTREME VELOCITY, MEGADETH STYLE"
Rafael Veintimilla for El Telegrafo has posted this review on Megadeth's performance in Quito, Ecuador this past Friday [June 13] night: "Mustaine, Megadeth's controversial band leader, understood the message sent by its ecuadorean fans that came to Quito's Bullfight Arena, last friday night. He understood the acceptation of an audience that Mustaine met for the first time, and that hopefully will repeat again. The guitar player and lead vocals promised, with a few words in spanish, that he will be back." The review (in Spanish) and photos are HERE
June 15, 2008 - 'RAW AND UNCUT' VIDEO INTERVIEW WITH DAVE MUSTAINE
Jelynn from Altitude TV 's "Metalogy" conducted an interview with Dave Mustaine prior to the second-to-last show of this year's Gigantour on May 21, 2008 at the Long Beach Arena. Dave talks about Gigantour, working with new guitarist Chris Broderick, his favorite songs to play on stage, and more! Watch the eight-minute "raw and uncut" chat HERE
June 14, 2008 - MEGADETH CONCERT IN MANAUS, BRAZIL CANCELLED
The concert to be performed by Megadeth on Sunday, June 15 in Manaus, Brazil has been cancelled. Unfortunately, Megadeth's gear could not be delivered to Manaus. Dave Mustaine: "We are really disappointed that the cargo flight was canceled transporting our gear, but it gives us another reason to come back next time."
June 13, 2008 - KICK OFF SUMMER WITH MEGADETH GEAR FROM MEGAMERCH!
Check out the latest at Megadeth's official Megamerch store! How bad ass is the artwork on this Angel Of Deth tee? The front of the Megadeth Angel Of Deth tee shows the United Abominations album cover artwork in a full size blown up image. Also check out the new Megadeth tour tee featuring the band shot photo and artwork on front and '08 tour stops on the back. See more at Megamerch!
June 12, 2008 - "MEGADETH MAKE FANS LOSE THEIR VOICES AT CONCERT IN LIMA"
Jean Paul Preciado for Peru.com has posted this review of Megadeth's concert in Lima, Peru: "The Megadeth concert on the esplanade of the Monumental Stadium was so powerful and full of adrenaline that at the third song many of the metal followers in Lima were already losing their voices. There was the pogo, frenzy and guitar solos that were a delight for the ears trained in the Megadeth arts." The review (in Spanish), photos and videos are HERE
June 12, 2008 - "PERU: U.S. BAND MEGADETH PLEASES LIMEAN THRASH METAL FANS"
LivinginPeru.com reports on Megadeth's performance last night [June 11] in Lima: "It was, without any question, one of the most expected concerts for Peruvian metal fans. Lead singer Dave Mustaine and Megadeth did not disappoint the six thousand ďheadbangersĒ who gathered last night at the Monumental Stadium in Lima... For a few hours, Lima became the capital of metal. Megadeth pleased each one of its fans to the fullest." MORE
June 11, 2008 - PRESS CONFERENCE IN LIMA, PERU - VIDEO FOOTAGE AVAILABLE
The four members of Megadeth took part in a press conference yesterday (Tuesday, June 10) in Lima, Peru ó one day prior to the band's headlining concert at the city's Explanada del Monumental. Highlights from the press conference can be viewed below. Also available is a TV commercial for the show featuring a brief message for Megadeth's Peruvian fans from Dave Mustaine. See the video clips HERE
June 10, 2008 - DAVE MUSTAINE BRINGS UNITED ABOMINATIONS TO LIMA, PERU
Israel J. Ruiz for LivinginPeru.com reports: "Megadeth mainman Dave Mustaine will be in Lima, Peru on Wednesday to perform a concert with lead guitarist Chris Broderick, bassist James Lomenzo and drummer Shawn Drover at the Monumental Stadium in Ate. The American thrash metal band has included the Andean country on its United Abominations world tour, which it began over one year ago." MORE
June 9, 2008 - MEGADETH VIDEO PODCAST AVAILABLE AT THE MEGAFANCLUB
MFC's MegaFilm crew caught up with Chris Broderick in Chicago, Illinois while on Gigantour NA 2008. Chris takes us on a detailed tour of the Megadeth tour bus. A place fans often see from the outside, but never on the inside! MFC members get a look at the High Definition version of the video in the MegaFanClub before the standard size version is released approximately one week later on iTunes. Check it out HERE
June 6, 2008 - DAVE MUSTAINE SENDS A MESSAGE FROM SAO PAULO, BRAZIL
Dave Mustaine has posted this update on the Megadeth Forums: "Droogies, Over the last six months we have had almost a dozen changes at monitors and sound due to visas, deaths, and inadequacy. Tonight I had to walk off the stage for only the second time ever. The first in Toronto of G1. My apologies to everyone who didn't understand but, my ears are very important to go forward in my career, and I had to stop the show to fix this. I love you all, and I am sorry for the delays. But I only want the best for you.
Dave Mustaine" MORE
June 6, 2008 - MEGADETH PODCAST - EPISODE 3 - SHAWN & JAMES FROM MILWUAKEE
MFC's own, Mr. Justice caught up with Shawn Drover and James LoMenzo on the Megadeth tour bus in Milwuakee last September  while on the U.S. 'Tour Of Duty'. Episode 3 of this MegaFanClub audio podcast has Shawn and James talking about what things they do to get in shape for touring, answering MFC members' questions and much more in this 23-minute interview. Check it out exclusively on the MFC forum's Dethpod and HERE
June 5, 2008 - MEGADETH FEATURED IN THIS MONTH'S ISSUE OF METAL HAMMER
Megadeth is featured in this month's issue of Metal Hammer magazine. On sale now. Featuring fellow Roadrunner acts Lamb Of God, DragonForce and Opeth, this is an issue not to be missed. With Iron Maiden on the cover, a free sticker sheet, a free cd and a feature on Megadeth, be sure to pick up your copy today. MORE
June 4, 2008 - 'GIGANTOUR 2' DVD REVIEW AT BIGMUSICGEEK.COM
Todd Newton for BigMusicGeek.com has posted this review of the 'Gigantour 2' DVD: "...I know what youíre probably thinking. So what does all of this really prove? Quite a lot, actually. With the tourís latest Platinum-encrusted incarnation now easily surpassing the once-mighty Ozzfest as the perennial Summer Heavy Metal tour de force, the majority--if not all--of the decidedly ferocious wares contained herein effectively serve as an idealistic multimedia showcase for what can only be described as some of the genreís most undeniably entertaining (and in the case of Megadeth and Overkill enduring) acts." MORE
June 3, 2008 - DAVE MUSTAINE SENDS EXCLUSIVE VIDEO MESSAGE FROM CHILE
Check out the latest exclusive video message from Dave Mustaine on Megadeth.com's video widget! "A consistent innovator in music and technology, Dave Mustaine will be the first musician to utilize a fan-centric video widget to keep in touch with fans while on the road. Fans are able to video message directly with the band online, and with their cell phones - creating a highly personalized experience." To get started, register HERE
June 2, 2008 - DAVE MUSTAINE INTERVIEWED BY METAL EDGE TV; VIDEO AVAILABLE
Full Metal Jackie of Metal Edge TV recently conducted an interview with Dave Mustaine. Dave talks about Gigantour, the bands of Gigantour, The Live Line, playing Dean guitars, and more! Watch the chat in two parts HERE
June 1, 2008 - 'THE ROUND TABLE' - MEGADETH INTERVIEW WITH JAMES LOMENZO
Judith for Confront Magazine recently conducted an interview with James LoMenzo: "This has been a blast. I started thinking I was just going to do an album with them [Megadeth], now Iíve been touring with them and itís great. We put the new album together and the fans have been super supportive, itís been great. Itís like a rebirth for Megadeth, itís been awesome." MORE
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'