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  • May042013

    DAVE MUSTAINE TALKS ABOUT THIS YEAR'S GIGANTOUR (VIDEO)

    A three-minute video clip of Dave Mustaine talking about this year's edition of Gigantour — the critically acclaimed package festival he founded in 2005 — can be seen HERE. Dave talks about each band on Gigantour and about the festival itself. Joining headliners Megadeth at this year's event will be Black Label Society, Device, HELLYEAH, Newsted, and Death Division. For more info, go to www.gigantour.com.

  • May032013

    MEGADETH CYBER ARMY PRESALE FOR GIGANTOUR BEGINS WEDNESDAY

    Megadeth fan club members, your presale for Gigantour concert tickets begins Wednesday, May 8 @ 10 a.m. local times at the Megadeth Cyber Army website. Information on club presales for VIP packages will be posted soon. Not a member yet? Enlist today! http://cyberarmy.megadeth.com

  • May032013

    BLACK LABEL SOCIETY CONFIRMED FOR THIS YEAR'S GIGANTOUR

    Black Label Society has been confirmed for this year's edition of Gigantour. Black Label Society is comprised of Zakk Wylde (lead guitar, lead vocals), Nick Catanese (rhythm guitar), John DeServio (bass), and Chad Szeliga (drums). Also scheduled to appear on the bill are headliners Megadeth, along with Device, HELLYEAH, Newsted, and Death Division. www.gigantour.com

  • May032013

    GIGANTOUR 2013 TOUR LINE-UP AND DATES REVEALED

    Gigantour--the critically acclaimed package festival founded in 2005 by Dave Mustaine—returns in 2013 with an incredible new line-up for the tour. In addition to headliner Megadeth, the multi-artist bill features metal heavyweights Black Label Society, Device, HELLYEAH, Newsted and Death Division, all personally picked by Dave Mustaine. The tour kicks off in Gilford, New Hampshire on July 3, 2013. Read the following Press Release.

  • May022013

    BLACK SABBATH, MEGADETH TO TOUR LATIN AMERICA IN OCTOBER

    Megadeth will join metal legends Black Sabbath as a special guest on their Latin America tour in October. The tour will kick off in Santiago, Chile at Estadio Monumental on October 4. Tickets for Chile will go on sale to the general public on May 3 via Ticketek www.ticketek.cl. The bands will also perform in Porto Alegre at Estacionamento da FIERGS on October 9th; in São Paulo at Campo de Marte on October 11th; and in Rio de Janeiro at Apoteose on October 13th. Tickets for Brazil will go on sale to the general public on May 6th via Tickets For Fun www.ticketsforfun.com.br.

  • May012013

    GIGANTOUR 2013 LINEUP TO BE REVEALED AT GOLDEN GODS AWARDS

    David Ellefson & Chris Broderick will present the 2013 Riff Lord Award and unveil a video from Dave Mustaine revealing the final band of the Gigantour 2013 lineup at the Revolver Magazine Golden Gods Awards, on Thursday, May 2 at Club Nokia in Los Angeles, California.

  • Apr302013

    NEWSTED CONFIRMED FOR THIS YEAR'S GIGANTOUR

    Newsted, the new band led by former Metallica, Voivod and Flotsam And Jetsam bassist Jason Newsted, has been confirmed for this year’s edition of Gigantour. Also scheduled to appear on the bill are headliners Megadeth, along with Device, HELLYEAH, and Death Division. More to be announced soon. www.gigantour.com

  • Apr292013

    DAVE MUSTAINE TO GUEST ON VH1 CLASSIC'S 'THAT METAL SHOW'

    "That Metal Show" Season 12 is back on VH1 Classic and is jam-packed with a star-studded lineup of the "who's who" in heavy metal including featured guest, Dave Mustaine! "That Metal Show" hosts Eddie Trunk, Don Jamieson and Jim Florentine are the only trio on television ready to discuss, dissect and debate all things hard rock and heavy metal. Season 12 of "That Metal Show" kicks off on Saturday, June 1. The season started taping on April 27 in Los Angeles, California.

  • Apr282013

    MEGADETH TO GUEST ON 'ROCKLINE'

    Megadeth will guest on the nationally syndicated radio show "Rockline" with host Bob Coburn on Monday, June 17 at 8:30 p.m. PT / 11:30 p.m. ET. Fans are encouraged to speak with Megadeth by calling 1-800-344-ROCK (7625). The show will be streamed on the "Rockline" web site for two weeks beginning the afternoon after the live broadcast. www.rocklineradio.com

  • Apr282013

    HELLYEAH CONFIRMED FOR THIS YEAR'S GIGANTOUR

    The metal juggernaut known as HELLYEAH — featuring Vinnie Paul Abbott (Pantera, Damageplan), Chad Gray and Greg Tribbett (Mudvayne), Tom Maxwell (Nothingface) and Bob "Zilla" Kakaha (Damageplan) — has been confirmed for this year's edition of Gigantour. Also scheduled to appear on the bill are headliners Megadeth, along with Device, the new band fronted by Disturbed singer David Draiman; and openers Death Division. More acts will be announced soon.

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