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Country: USA
Label: Tradecraft

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Formed in: 1983

1983-1993 Thrash metal
1992-1998 Heavy metal
1997-1999 Hard rock
2000-2002 Heavy metal
2004- Heavy metal
2009- Thrash metal

Line-up

Current members:
1983-2002  David Warren Ellefson - bass, backing vocals
› 2010-  -//-
1983-2002  David Scott "Dave" Mustaine - vocals, guitars
› 2004-  -//-
2004-  Shawn Drover - drums
2008-  Christopher "Chris" Broderick - guitars
Former musicians:
1983  Dijon Carruthers - drums
1983-1984  Greg Handevidt - guitars
1983-1984  Lee Rausch - drums
1984-1987  Gar Samuelson - drums
1984-1987  Christopher "Chris" Poland - guitars
1987-1988  Chuck Behler - drums
1987-1988  Jeff Young - guitars
1989-1990  Jay Reynolds - guitars
1989-1998  Nick Menza - drums, backing vocals
1990-2000  Marty Friedman - guitars, backing vocals
1998-2002  Jimmy DeGrasso - drums
2000-2002  Al Pitrelli - guitars
2004-2006  James MacDonough - bass
2004-2008  Glen Drover - guitars
2006-2010  James LoMenzo - bass
Studio musicians:
2004  Jimmy Lee Sloas - bass
2004  Vinnie Colaiuta - drums
2004  Christopher "Chris" Poland - guitars
Live musicians:
1984  Kerry Ray King - guitars
1985  Mike Albert - guitars
Guest musicians:
1988  Steve Jones - guitars
2007  Axel Mackenrott - keyboards
2007  Cristina Scabbia - vocals
2009  Chris Clancy - backup vocals
2009  Chris Rodriguez - backup vocals
2009  Mark Newby-Robson - keyboards
2013  David Michael Draiman - vocals

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CD & EP / Other releases / Videos

1985 | 7.8 Killing Is My Business... And Business Is Good!
1986 | 8.8 Peace Sells... But Who's Buying?
1988 | 8.1 So Far, So Good... So What?
1989 | 7.7 No More Mr. Nice Guy [Split] [EP]
1990 | 9.2 Rust In Peace
1991 | 8.7 Maximum Megadeth [EP]
1992 | 8.6 Countdown To Extinction
1993 | 8.5 Megadeth Live [EP]
1994 | 8.2 Youthanasia
1997 | 7.6 Cryptic Writings
1998 | 7.1 Cryptic Sounds (No Voices In Your Head) [EP]
1999 | 5.5 Risk
2001 | 6.7 The World Needs A Hero
2004 | 7.7 The System Has Failed
2007 | 7.6 United Abominations
2009 | 8.3 Endgame
2011 | 7.3 Th1rt3en
2013 | 5.9 Super Collider
 
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Photo galleries

28.06.2012 Megadeth - Rock Café, Tallinn, Estonia, 28.06.2012 by Ivor
15.06.2012 Hellfest 2012 - Day 1: Friday by Promonex
16.04.2011 "Megadeth" - Tel-Aviv, Israel, 16 April 2011 by skawoker
13.02.2009 Judas Priest - Sheffield, England, 13th February 2009 by Baz Anderson
22.06.2007 Hellfest Summer Open Air - Clisson, France, 22nd-24th June 2007 by Baz Anderson
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Megadeth


News / Concerts / Interviews

News
10.02.2014 Megadeth - Cancel Australian Tour Dates
06.02.2014 Megadeth - Boots Newsted From Soundwave Sideshows
13.12.2013 David Ellefson And Frank Bello - Join Forces In New Project
28.09.2013 Megadeth - Clip From New DVD Online
21.09.2013 Megadeth - Release 'Countdown To Extinction: Live' DVD Trailer
31.08.2013 Megadeth - Acoustic Set Footage Online
 
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Interviews
04.08.2008 with Dave Mustaine [Vocals, guitars]
Articles
20.09.2013 Iron Maiden And Wintersun - Two Days, Two Concerts
02.07.2012 My Conversations With Megadeth (Rock Cafe, Tallinn, Estonia, 28.06)

Concerts
22.04.2014 CHI, Quito
24.04.2014 URU, Montevideo
26.04.2014 CHI, Santiago - The Metalfest Chile 2014 (6)
29.04.2014 ARG, Cordoba
01.05.2014 ARG, Buenos Aires
04.05.2014 BRA, Sao Paulo
06.05.2014 COL, Bogota (1)
06.06.2014 GER, Gelsenkirchen - Rock Hard Festival 2014 (1)
10.06.2014 FRA, Paris
11.06.2014 NED, Utrecht
11.06.2014 DEN, Copenhagen - Copenhell 2014 (6)
13.06.2014 AUT, Nickelsdrof - Nova Rock Festival 2014 - 10th Anniversary (5)
16.06.2014 HUN, Budapest - Aerodrome Festival 2014 (5)
17.06.2014 CZE, Prague - Aerodrome Festival 2014 - Part I
22.06.2014 FRA, Clisson - Hellfest Open Air 2014 (37)
23.06.2014 LUX, Luxembourg (1)
29.06.2014 BEL, Dessel - Graspop Metal Meeting 2014 (13)
28.06.2014 SUI, Winterthur
20.07.2014 SLO, Tolmin - Metaldays 2014 (18)
26.07.2014 FIN, Oulu - Qstock 2014 (1)
31.07.2014 GER, Wacken - Wacken Open Air 2014 (27)
10.08.2014 GBR, Catton Hall - Bloodstock Open Air 2014 (13)
09.08.2014 NED, Leeuwarden - Into The Grave Festival 2014 (4)
22.09.2014 USA, Miami, FL - Motörhead's Motörboat

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Forum topics

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11d ago Megadeth - United Abominations in Albums   (12)
19d ago Last Song You Would Hear Before You Die in General metal forum   (11)
23d ago Megadeth - Killing Is My Business... And Business Is Good! in Albums   (16)
28d ago The Four Horsemen (Metallica) vs Mechanix (Megadeth) in Metal arena   (166)
30d ago Megadeth - Cancel Australian Tour Dates in News   (21)
37d ago Megadeth - So Far, So Good... So What? in Albums   (29)
37d ago Megadeth - Killing Is My Business in Reviews   (33)
43d ago Megadeth - Youthanasia in Albums   (37)
55d ago Megadeth - Boots Newsted From Soundwave Sideshows in News   (17)
91d ago Megadeth - The System Has Failed in Albums   (8)
98d ago Megadeth - Countdown To Extinction: Live [DVD] in Albums   (3)
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