Monday, September 23, 2019


Dave Mustaine of Megadeth reveals he has throat cancer

Dave Mustaine live on stage
The thrash titan is on a treatment plan that doctors feel have “a 90% success rate”.

Anthrax, DragonForce and more set to appear at the inaugural Megacruise

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The metal-themed cruise’s line-up has been revealed.

Megadeth tease maiden voyage for MegaCruise

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The metal-themed cruise will set sail in 2019.

Five reasons to listen to music you don’t like

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Keeping an open ear and mind can be more valuable than chugging out the same riffs for hours on end.

Six guitar pros on why you shouldn’t obsess over gear

It’s easy to get carried away with GAS. But before you do, take stock of everything, really understand the nuts and bolts, and try to make the most of all you have.

Marty Friedman—Makes Music for Speeding

This interview was originally published in 2010. Marty Friedman made a mark as one of the foremost shredders of the '80s when he first teamed up with guitarist Jason Becker in Cacophony. He went on to achieve even greater celebrity after joining Megadeth in late 1990, as the group's third lead guitarist. During his ten years with Megadeth, Friedman recorded...

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