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Country: USA
Label: Tradecraft

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Formed in: 1983
Hiatus: 2002-2004

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  Dave Mustaine - vocals, guitars
› 2004-  -//-
1983-2002  David Warren Ellefson - bass, backing vocals
› 2010-  -//-
Former musicians:
1983  Dijon Carruthers - drums
1983-1984  Greg Handevidt - guitars
1983-1984  Lee Rausch - drums
1984-1987  Christopher "Chris" Poland - guitars
1984-1987  Gar Samuelson - drums
1987-1988  Jeff Young - guitars
1987-1988  Chuck Behler - drums
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
2004-2014  Shawn Drover - drums
2006-2010  James LoMenzo - bass
2008-2014  Christopher "Chris" Broderick - guitars
Studio musicians:
2004  Vinnie Colaiuta - drums
2004  Christopher "Chris" Poland - guitars
2004  Jimmy Lee Sloas - bass
Live musicians:
1984  Kerry Ray King - guitars
1985  Mike Albert - guitars
Guest musicians:
1988  Steve Jones - guitars
2007  Cristina Scabbia - vocals
2007  Axel Mackenrott - keyboards
2009  Mark Newby-Robson - keyboards
2009  Chris Clancy - backup vocals
2009  Chris Rodriguez - backup vocals
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 | 8.8 Maximum Megadeth [EP]
1992 | 8.6 Countdown To Extinction
1993 | 8.5 Limited Edition! Megadeth Live [EP]
1994 | 8.2 Youthanasia
1997 | 7.5 Cryptic Writings
1998 | 7 Cryptic Sounds (No Voices In Your Head) [EP]
1999 | 5.4 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 | 7.2 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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News / Concerts / Interviews

News
08.12.2014 Megadeth - To Be Off The Road For Most Of Next Year
26.11.2014 Megadeth - Shawn Drover And Chris Broderick Quit The Band
08.11.2014 Megadeth - Enter Studio In January, To Auction Decades Of Tour Memorabilia
16.09.2014 Megadeth - Previously Unreleased Video Online, To Issue Albums On Picture Disc
10.09.2014 Megadeth - Withdraw From Motörboat Due To Medical Issue
02.06.2014 Megadeth - Tracking New Material
 
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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)

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