According to MEGADEATH ‘s official facebook page, thrash monster Dave Mustaine will be a featured soloist with the San Diego Symphony this April. The classical special concert, billed as “Symphony Interrupted” will take place at Copley Symphony Hall in San Diego, California on Saturday, April 12 @ 8:00 p.m.
A limited amount of tickets are still available at: www.sandiegosymphony.org
MEGADETH have checked in with the following update:
“Purchase a new Dean Dave Mustaine Signature Series guitar from any authorized Dean Guitars dealer between June 1st and July 31st, 2012 to qualify for a free (while supplies last) Korg Pitchclip Tuner and Monster Products Standard 100 guitar cable courtesy of Dean Guitars. Go to for all details.”
Two new dates have been added to Megadeth’s South American tour this fall. The band will perform the album Countdown To Extinction in its entirety at Via Funchal in Sao Paulo, Brazil on September 5th, and due to the first show being sold out, a second show has now been added in Chile. Megadeth will perform select songs from the album Peace Sells… But Who’s Buying? at Teatro Caupolican in Santiago, Chile on September 8th.
Megadeth’s complete live itinerary can be found at this location.
On June 10th, Megadeth performed in front of 85,000 people at the UK’s famous Download Festival in “the sun.” Bassist David Ellefson reports from the festival below.
‘Poison Was The Cure’
‘Whose Life (Is It Anyways?)’
‘Public Enemy No. 1’
‘Symphony Of Destruction’
‘Peace Sells… But Who’s Buying’
‘A Tout Le Monde’
‘Holy Wars… The Punishment Due’
Jackson have been presenting clinics with MEGADETH’s Chris Broderick and David Ellefson. The musicians have been highlighting their new Jackson signature bass and guitar models during highly informative and entertaining clinics that feature scorching performance demonstrations, dynamic group discussions with Q&A sessions, and signings. Up next is Mexico on the following dates:
17 – Mexico City
19 – Guadalajara
21 – Monterrey
Footage from the jaunt can be seen below:
For more footage visit Jackson’s YouTube channel.