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Megadeth

by Steve Patrick – Sr. Columnist — The legendary Megadeth recently released their return-to-form thrash-terpiece Dystopia to rave reviews. The album’s success is thanks in large part to the new blood in the band’s ranks in the form of drummer Chris Adler (Lamb of God) and [...]
by Chris Baird – Photographer — May 6-8, 2016 at the Charlotte Motor City Speedway in Charlotte, N.C. — The Monster Energy Carolina Rebellion is back for 2016, this year the festival event was expanded to three days of music. The lineup featured rock icons Scorpions headlining the [...]
by Kris Walls – Photojournalist — April 30 & May 1, 2016 at Metropolitan Park in Jacksonville, FL. — Monster Energy Welcome To Rockville, was held at the scenic Metropolitan Park along the St. Johns River in Jacksonville, Florida on Saturday, on April 30 and Sunday, May 1, [...]
by Steve Patrick – Senior Columnist — They grow up so fast! What once started out as a fledgling one day event has now ballooned into the must-see 3 day confluence of all things Rock ‘n Roll. Rock On The Range, the nation’s preeminent rock festival, is hitting double digits [...]
Don’t miss out on one of the SOUTH’s BIGGEST parties! Get your tickets to Monster Energy Music #WelcomeToRockville NOW!! They’re going FAST!! —> www.welcometorockvillefestival.com The Monster Energy Welcome To Rockville Festival returns to Jacksonville, Florida on [...]
by Anabel DFlux – Sr. Photojournalist — Anabel DFlux caught up with all four the core members of Metal superpower – Metal Allegiance: Mark Menghi, Mike Portnoy (Winery Dogs, ex-Dream Theater), David Ellefson (Megadeth), and Alex Skolnick (Testament). The unique ensemble chatted [...]
by Alissa Ordabai – Senior Columnist — After 13 years of absence from the U.S. music scene, guitar guru Marty Friedman returns to native soil to tour his latest album. Chart-breaker Inferno released by Prosthetic Records a year ago became not only the most acclaimed record of [...]
by Chris A. – Senior Photojournalist — Musician’s cite “musical differences” in their departure Arguably one of the best lineups in the history of heavy Megadeth has come to an end. In a sudden and unexpected move, guitarist Chris Broderick and drummer Shawn Drover parted ways [...]
by Christophe Pauly – Senior Photojournalist — Hardrock Haven’s Christophe Pauly talks with Marty Friedman and Gus G. at their gig in the Muziek-O-Droom in Hasselt, Belgium on May 17th. Both Marty Friedman and Gus G. open up about many different topics from Megadeth, Jason Beacker [...]
by Alissa Ordabai – Senior Columnist — A summer in London resembles one big never-ending music festival: several A-listers playing on the same night at different venues, not to mention B-listers, C-listers, various up-and-comers, chancers, and charlatans. And just the way a festival [...]
by Chris A. – Senior Photojournalist — I play guitar and like most people who play guitar, I’m just an average player. I’m not a regular gigging musician or a performer but I am genuinely in love with the guitar. I’m a gear head. I love guitars and guitar gadgets and I [...]
by Chris A. – Senior Photojournalist — Before Megadeth’s recent show in Columbus, November 20 at the L.C. Pavilion, Hardrock Haven’s Chris A. had the opportunity to run a few questions by David Ellefson, Megadeth bass player. Friendly, insightful and a great performer, David [...]
by John Kindred – Publisher — Has it really been 20 years? By now, we all know the story of Dave Mustaine’s exile from Metallica. After four albums, Mustaine had established Megadeth among his peers as a premier speed-thrash-metal band, featuring high-caliber musicians, backed by [...]
by Cynthia Gomez Staff Writer Metallica, Megadeth, Slayer & Anthrax : The Big 4 or The Big Fail? Metalhead’s would do anything to see the biggest of thrash/metal bands play the same stage– pay $116 for the ticket, drive a total of 6 hours when gas prices average $4.15 a gallon, walk [...]