Jose Mangin and Metal Sanaz will host the Dean Guitars "Live From NAMM" webcast, Jan 15-17, 2010. The artist appearance lineup for the Dean NAMM webcast is a who's who of rock and metal royalty including Dave Mustaine and Shawn Drover. The webcast will feature up-close looks at over 25 new Dean instruments including the debut of the highly anticipated Dave Mustaine Signature "Zero" series guitar.
BraveWords.com has revealed their #1 Brave Picks Top 30 Of 2009. "Well, it probably wasn't too difficult to figure out ... we have major respect for this band and to see their career revitalized in the past few years and truly embrace the metal scene is inspiring to bands/fans all over the globe. ..So, the moment we've all been waiting for! Here is the Brave Picks 2009 Album Of The Year! #1 -...
Story by Adem Tepedelen Although we don't necessarily agree with "The Office"'s Michael Scott's opinion that Wikipedia is "the best thing ever" because "anyone in the world can write anything they want about any subject, so you know you are getting the best possible information," we do love the fact that there is an entire page ??? complete with detailed references ??? dedicated to...
Megadeth Ultimate Fan Packages for the 'American Carnage' tour are now available to the general public at ILoveAllAccess.com. Packages include concert ticket in first 10 rows or priority access with general admission ticket, meet ‘n greet & photo op with Megadeth, pre-show party, exclusive Megadeth gift bag, early entrance to venue, and more! Packages are limited! Get yours??HERE
Todd Newton for BigMusicGeek.com recently posted a review of Megadeth's latest release, 'Endgame'. "But is it really that freakin?? good? Absolutely! An obvious must-have for both die-hard completists and curious newcomers alike (as unfathomable of a scenario as that may or may not be), the majority--if not all--of the decidedly ferocious, ???Old School??-tinged wares contained herein are...
Droogies! In the studio yesterday it was time to stoke the old furnace, and actually fire up my amps WITHOUT my guitar tech, the inimitable Willie Gee. I started, much to my amazement, putting together some ideas, and I am really excited about what 2010 holds for me and Megadeth. Thank you to everyone that nominated me, Chris, me and Chris, and Megadeth's new record ENDGAME for ...
Originally published in the December 2009 issue of Guitar World magazine, an interview with Dave Mustaine has been posted on the Guitar World website. "You know,?? says Dave Mustaine, ???the other day I was trying to explain to a friend the story of King Midas, and how terribly lonely that must have been for him to have everything he touched turn to gold. After a while that??s gotta suck,...
12.27.09
Scorpion Q+A
QuestionHello, I would like to ask the band what is the meaning behind the song "The Hardest Part Of Letting Go... Sealed With A Kiss." I find this song to be incredibly interesting both instrumentally as well as lyrically. I think it seems to follow along the lines of "Promises", but the latter shows little or no frustration. Thanks! Alex ____________________ AnswerHi Alex, I passed your...
Vote for Megadeth in Guitar World's Sixteenth Annual 2010 Readers Poll! Nominated this year for Most Valuable Player- Dave Mustaine, Best Metal Guitarists - Dave Mustaine, Chris Broderick, Best Shredder - Chris Broderick, Metal Album of the Year - Endgame. Get voting and help determine the best of 2009! Cast your votes
Droogies! I want to start with saying Merry Christmas to you all and I hope that you all have a wonderful, rewarding day. Anyway, I went to go get a Coronary Calcium Cat scan or in other words, a heart scan, and I have good news! They found one!! All kidding aside, I had my heart scan done and my score was a mind blowing zero. This means that I have 0% plaque in my heart and my...
Fight! magazine recently conducted an interview with Dave Mustaine. "Playing guitar made Dave Mustaine rich and famous but he credits martial arts with saving his life. Studying different fighting techniques since he was 12-years-old, he climbed up the ranks to earning a first degree black belt in Ukidokan Karate under Benny ???The Jet?? Urquidez and a black belt in Taekwondo."
Aniruddh "Andrew" Bansal of Full Metal Rock conducted an interview with Chris Broderick on December 13, 2009 in Las Vegas, Nevada and posted a detailed review of the show. Andrew: "I know I say this in almost every review of mine, but I really say what I honestly feel, and I am pretty sure you will find it very hard to disagree with what I am about to say. This was the best Megadeth experience...
TheLiveLine.com and Marshall Amps have joined forces for a contest in which the winner will receive a Marshall 1960B-DM hand signed Dave Mustaine Signature Speaker Cabinet. The contest runs now through January 10th, and the winner will be announced at the 2010 NAMM show. Enter HERE