09.24.17

'Rust in Peace' Released 27 Years Ago Today

On this day in 1990, Megadeth's fourth studio album Rust in Peace was released. The album is held in high regard in the metal community as one of the best thrash/speed metal albums of all time. Also, four years ago today, Countdown to Extinction: Live was released.

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Announcing a limited edition run of Rust in Peace, pressed on blue 180-gram vinyl and available exclusively through The Sound of Vinyl. Pre-order here: sov.lnk.to/RustInPeace
This month, we’re celebrating RUST IN PEACE as part of #MEGADETH35. The album is held in high regard in the metal community as one of the best thrash/speed metal albums of all time. Listen to Rust in Peace here: megadeth.lnk.to/rip
Connect now to talk to Vic Rattlehead, stay up to date on news & events, and get merch discounts + exclusive content. To kick it off, we're giving away a Peace Sells guitar signed by Dave Mustaine. Connect to win here: megadeth.lnk.to/messenger
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The Final Kill has arrived! Get the completely restored & remastered Killing Is My Business...And Business Is Good featuring bonus live tracks, demos and more, here: megadeth.lnk.to/thefinalkill
New episodes of The Dave Mustaine Show premiere every Thursday at 12 noon PT/3 p.m. ET, only on Gimme Radio. Listen on the new GR iPhone app, Android app, or at gimmeradio.com. The complete re-air schedule of the show can be found at gimmeradio.com/#/calendar
We have teamed up with Heavy Metal Truants to auction off this specially framed, hand written lyric sheet, by Dave Mustaine of "Peace Sells", to raise money for three incredible children’s charities. Bid to win here: bit.ly/MD-HMT
On this day in 1986, our second studio album Peace Sells... But Who's Buying? was released. Listen to the album here: itunes.apple.com/album/peace-sells-but-whos-buying/1109510429
Rust in Peace was released on September 24, 1990. In celebration, our friends at The Sound of Vinyl have pressed a limited edition of the album, cut from the 2004 remix/remaster in translucent blue 180-gram vinyl. Only 2500 copies are available worldwide. Pre-order yours today: sov.lnk.to/RustInPeace Enter our sweepstakes to win a copy of the limited edition Rust in Peace blue 180-gram vinyl,...
Classic RUST IN PEACE era art, celebrating 35 years of Megadeth. Which is your favorite? #MEGADETH35
Celebrate Dave's birthday with us today on The Dave Mustaine Show! You can wish him happy birthday in the Gimme Radio Live chat, as he rolls out his birthday playlist. The show airs at 12 noon PT/3 PM ET on gimmeradio.com, iOS and Android.
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