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Metal Allegiance–Featuring David Ellefson, Alex Skolnick, and More–to Release Album This Fall

Metal Allegiance–Featuring David Ellefson, Alex Skolnick, and More–to Release Album This Fall

Metal Allegiance will release an album this fall via Nuclear Blast. After successful appearances at  Motörhead’s Motörboat, Shiprocked and a show before NAMM, the musical collective united to write and record original material. Brought together by Metal Allegiance principal partner Mark Menghi, the original material came together from the creative minds of David Ellefson of […]

Megadeth Announce New Guitarist

Megadeth Announce New Guitarist

Megadeth has announced their new guitarist. Kiko Loureiro of Angra will officially join the band. Frontman Dave Mustaine said, “I first met Kiko around 8 years ago for a cover shoot for Burrn! magazine. I had no idea who he was, other than the fact he was tremendously talented and that the staff from Burrn! […]

Director Ragnar Bragason Lists Top Five Metal Songs Appearing in ‘Metalhead’

Director Ragnar Bragason Lists Top Five Metal Songs Appearing in ‘Metalhead’

Winner of 8 awards at the 2014 Icelandic Film Awards, ‘Metalhead,’ is a film directed by Ragnar Bragason that follows a young Icelandic girl whose love for metal stems from witnessing the gruesome death of her metalhead brother. Her passion for metal only deepens as she gets older, despite facing alienation from her community and […]

Lamb of God’s Chris Adler Joins Megadeth in the Studio

Lamb of God’s Chris Adler Joins Megadeth in the Studio

After a week of speculation, it has been confirmed that Lamb of God skinsman Chris Adler (left) has joined Megadeth in the studio. Megadeth frontman Dave Mustaine said, “Chris is a tremendous talent, and an amazing person. He is going to bring a new level of excitement and energy to Megadeth that the fans are […]

Interview: Act of Defiance’s Chris Broderick Talks Band’s Debut Album, Recording Process, and More

Interview: Act of Defiance’s Chris Broderick Talks Band’s Debut Album, Recording Process, and More

Read an interview with the ex-Megadeth guitarist and see some exclusive in-studio pics!

Viral Video: Harp Twins Cover Megadeth’s “A Tout Le Monde”

Viral Video: Harp Twins Cover Megadeth’s “A Tout Le Monde”

Identical Twins Camille and Kennerly Kitt are at it again. This time, the duo covered Megadeth’s “A Tout Le Monde.” Check out the video below and let us know what you think in the comments.  

Viral Video: The Big Four 8-Bit Video Game

Viral Video: The Big Four 8-Bit Video Game

Loudwire has teamed up with the Filthy Frackers to create an 8-bit video game trailer for ‘The Big Four,’ featuring none other than Metallica, Slayer, Megadeth, and Anthrax in classic video game form. The video takes classics such as Metallica’s “One” and Slayer’s “Raining Blood,” and gives it a chiptune 8-bit twist, complete with video […]

Interview: Chris Broderick Talks Leaving Megadeth, New Projects, and More with Jose Mangin

Interview: Chris Broderick Talks Leaving Megadeth, New Projects, and More with Jose Mangin

SiriusXM’s Jose Mangin recently chatted with Chris Broderick on Liquid Metal’s 666-LIVE call-in show. Read what the guitarist has to say about leaving Megadeth, new projects, and more below (which was transcribed by Josh “Shitkill” Musto), and let us know what you think in the comments! Jose Mangin: Chris, thanks for calling up Liquid Metal. […]

Guitarist Chris Broderick and Drummer Shawn Drover Quit Megadeth

Guitarist Chris Broderick and Drummer Shawn Drover Quit Megadeth

Guitarist Chris Broderick and drummer Shawn Drover have left Megadeth. Yesterday, Drover said in a statement, “After 10 years, I have decided to quit Megadeth to pursue my own musical interests. I want to thank Dave Mustaine and the entire Megadeth family, as well as thanking all the amazing Megadeth fans around the world!!! I […]

Metallica/Megadeth Mashup: “Welcome My Darkest Hour” — Video

Metallica/Megadeth Mashup: “Welcome My Darkest Hour” — Video

There’s a new “Megatallica” mashup on the interwebs, and we thought we’d let you know about it! Below, check out “Welcome My Darkest Hour,” a mashup of Megadeth’s “In My Darkest Hour” and Metallica’s “Welcome Home (Sanitarium).” Be sure to tell us what you think in the comments or on Facebook! For more of this […]