Megadeth was featured in, and attended the world premiere of Recycled Orchestra's documentary, Landfill Harmonic earlier tonight (Friday, August 19) in Asuncion, Paraguay. Dave Mustaine tweeted afterwards, "It will be the best feel-good movie you will see all year!!!" The band stayed after the screening to watch Recycled Orchestra perform to a live audience. Landfill Harmonic follows the...
We are happy to announce the addition of Dirk Verbeuren as Megadeth's new drummer. Dirk, formerly of Swedish metal band Soilwork, has been performing with us for months, his first show was Rock on the Range festival in May, to a crowd of 40,000 concertgoers.
On this day in 1992, Megadeth's fifth studio album Countdown To Extinction was released. The album reached #2 on U.S. Billboard charts, certified double Platinum in 1992 and was nominated for a Grammy in the Best Metal Performance category in 1993. It remains the band's best-selling release to date. Download it on iTunes or get the album at Amazon.
On this day in 2005, Megadeth's second greatest hits album Greatest Hits: Back to the Start was released. Packed with 17 favorite tracks on a 78-minute single disc. Limited edition includes a nine-track bonus DVD featuring the video for "Kill The King", and seven-song live set recorded at the Fillmore Auditorium in Denver, CO on December 27, 1999. Download it on iTunes or get the album at ...
Post your photos from the Dystopia World Tour using the hashtag #DystopiaLive and be entered for a chance to win a Dystopia Dean Guitar, signed by Dave Mustaine. Submit your entries by 11:59:59 pm PT July 1, 2016. Get details: megadeth.com/DystopiaLive
ReplicaPromo has uploaded video footage of Megadeth's press conference at this year's edition of the Hellfest festival, which took place June 17-19 in Clisson, France. You can watch the clip below. Catch Megadeth now on the Dystopia World Tour! megadeth.com/tour
Another show has been added to the Latin American leg of the Dystopia World Tour. The band will headline a show at Gimnasio Nacional JosAdolfo Pineda in San Salvador, El Salvador on August 26, 2016. Tickets + VIP Packages go on sale Wednesday, June 22 @ 10am. megadeth.com/tour
Dystopia World Tour merch is now available at Megadeth's official online store. Check out the Vic Samurai Itinerary Tee, Dystopia Itinerary Tee, Megadeth 2016 Itinerary Tee, and more at store.megadeth.com
On this day in 1997, Megadeth's seventh studio album Cryptic Writings was released. The album debuted at #10 on U.S. Billboard charts and was certified Platinum in 1998. The first 500,000 copies of the album in the U.S. were released with silver background album cover. The song "Trust" was nominated for a Grammy in the Best Metal Performance category in 1997. Download it on iTunes or get the...
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