Megadeth is a heavy metal band that formed in 1983 by Dave Mustaine. They’ve released twelve studio albums, six live albums, two EPs and three compilations. They won a Genesis Award in 1993 for Doris Day Music Award, and in 2008, Dave Mustaine won a Metal Hammer Golden Gods Award for Riff Lord.
Their most recent album “Endgame” was released on September 15, 2009, following the release of this album, they hit the road for a full-length tour in North America and Canada. Megadeth went on a brief tour recently with Slayer and performed a few shows for Canada.
While the thrash-metal giants of Megadeth had to call-off a round of tour dates this year due to the lead vocalist’s cancer diagnosis, the group is ready to head back on tour in 2020 with Five Finger Death Punch. Lead vocalist Dave Mustaine, 57, was diagnosed with throat cancer... Read more
Megadeth have cancelled the majority of their 2019 concerts following the news that frontman Dave Mustaine is undergoing treatment for throat cancer. The announcement of Mustaine’s diagnosis led the heavy metal group to cancel most of their shows scheduled through the remainder of the year. They were set to... Read more
After completing two rounds of touring together this summer, Slayer and Megadeth have announced plans for a second leg of the American Carnage Tour. The fall tour will receive an extra shot of adrenaline with the addition of Anthrax to the lineup. The trio of bands, who first toured... Read more
While a back injury prevented Slayer and Megadeth from completing their early 2010, the metal titans have rallied together to reschedule the trek for later this year. The crews’ recently postponed American Carnage Tour dates are now set for summer 2010. Six Canadian performances, originally booked for November 2009,... Read more
Over the past few months, Megadeth has had two co-headlining ventures cancelled due to health issues within the ranks of tour partner Slayer. But the heavy metal crew will stay on track with a new spring tour, celebrating the 20th anniversary of its seminal 1990 album “Rust in Peace.”... Read more
A back injury forced Slayer to postpone its fall tour with Megadeth, but both heavy metal troupes will regroup in 2010 for a new co-headlining venture. The American Carnage Tour will launch on January 18 at the WaMu Theater in Seattle, WA, and continues through a February 23 show... Read more
A back injury in Slayer has forced the hard rock band to postpone its five-date Canadian Carnage Tour with touring partners Megadeth. Veteran rocker Tom Araya, bassist and vocalist for Slayer, is being treated for a performance-related back injury. According to a statement on the band’s official Web site,... Read more
Hard rock will rule the roads in the coming months as Slayer, Megadeth and Hatebreed all unveil North American concert itineraries for late 2009. Those plans and more are part of the daily tour recap for September 15, as compiled by TicketNews. Slayer is heading back out on the... Read more