Tag Archives: Megadeth

Headbangers Casino: Rise of the Metal Slot Games

Posted by on April 16, 2018

It comes as no surprise that music is one of the most popular and lucrative arts in human society and it is even less of a surprise that the genre of rock rules the charts on a regular basis. In 2017, it took 22.2% of US album consumption shares with rap/hip-hop and pop lagging behind […]

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Angra to embark on longest-ever North American tour this fall

Posted by on March 7, 2018

Over 25 years and nine albums later, Angra have announced their first-ever full-fledged North American headlining run. Throughout the course of their entire career, including bumps such as hiatuses and lineup changes, we have only seen them perform selected shows here over the years. Following the release of the Brazilian power metallers ninth studio effort […]

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Ready for the Big Three? Dave Mustaine hints at one holdout

Posted by on January 30, 2018

We found out last year that Slayer will reign one last time before calling it quits. And while there’s plenty of time to shed tears (from a lacerated sky!) before the band play their final show, Megadeth’s Dave Mustaine has stated that he’d like to do at least one more Big Four show along with […]

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Dave Mustaine wants one more Big 4 show before Slayer calls it quits

Posted by on January 23, 2018

Yesterday (22), the metal world was taken by surprise when we found out that Slayer will soon embark on a farewell global tour. This news left many jaws drop, more-so than hearing about another Tool update. While we shared our thoughts on this matter, as well as discovered the lineup for the upcoming trek, Megadeth’s […]

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Metallica’s Lars Ulrich discusses influences in ‘The Rise of LA Thrash Metal’ documentary

Posted by on January 10, 2018

A new clip has surfaced of drummer Lars Ulrich discussing the early influences of Metallica in the new documentary, The Rise of LA Thrash Metal. Ulrich discusses the “kinship” between the punk and metal scenes and how Metallica nested between them. The first part of the two-part series will be released on January 19th and focuses on […]

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Contest: Win a ‘The Rise of L.A. Thrash Metal’ DVD!

Posted by on January 5, 2018

It’s 2018, and we’re kicking it off with a giveaway that’s looking not to the year ahead, but back to the glory days of thrash metal, the early ’80s. MetalRock Films is releasing part one of a two-part DVD, The Rise of L.A. Thrash Metal, on January 19th, and we have a copy to give away. […]

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Dave Mustaine says Megadeth will be in the studio mid 2018

Posted by on December 28, 2017

New Megadeth material might arrive sooner than we thought. Thrash metal frontman, Dave Mustaine was asked on Twitter about the recording of the new album and if we will hear it in 2018. Mustaine then informed us that nothing was recorded yet and that he is still collecting ideas. Hello Dave, how is the recording of the […]

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Hellfest Announces 2018 Lineup

Posted by on December 13, 2017

  Hellfest is back for their 13th annual heavy metal festival and has announced their final line up. Featuring over 150 bands on 6 stages, Hellfest takes place in Clisson France from June 22-24. Previously announced headliners such as Iron Maiden, Judas Priest, Avenged Sevenfold, Deftones, A Perfect Circle, Marilyn Manson, Megadeth, Limp Bizkit, Nightwish, […]

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Megadeth’s Dave Mustaine might bring back Gigantour in 2018

Posted by on December 6, 2017

Whether he is preventing the Metallica from releasing No Life ‘Till Leather or talking about being called a “pussy” by Metallica’s manager, it seems like Dave Mustaine is making all the headlines this week. The Metallica management revelation came via Jamey Jasta’s podcast, The Jasta Show where he also mentioned the possibility of resurrecting Gigantour and elaborated […]

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Dave Mustaine recalls Metallica’s co-manager calling him a pussy

Posted by on December 5, 2017

The Big Four consists of thrash metal legends Metallica, Megadeth, Slayer and Anthrax. These groups shared the same stage on September 14th, 2011 at the Yankee Stadium in New York City. It was a historical moment for their fans, especially when many believed Dave Mustaine made peace with Metallica. However, a few days prior, Megadeth […]

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