1. 'The Burningmoore Deaths,' Starring Geoff Tate, Arrives on DVD/Digital Formats

    February 13, 2017 6:02 PM EST 'I didn't like the character at all,' says the Operation: Mindcrime singer of his role. 'He was a horrible person' For Geoff Tate , today's DVD and digital format release of his 2013 film debut, The Burningmoore Deaths , brought back some chills — and not just…

  2. Megadeth Bassist Studying to Be a Lutheran Pastor

    January 19, 2012 6:30 PM EST Concordia Seminary in suburban St. Louis gets an eclectic mix of students in a program allowing them to train for the ministry online - electricians, farmers, entrepreneurs - and even a founder of one of the best-known thrash metal bands. David Ellefson plays bass for Megadeth. He also is an…

  3. Megadeth's Dave Mustaine: 6 Questions About 'Thirteen'

    October 31, 2011 12:30 AM EDT Megadeth frontman Dave Mustaine says there's nothing unlucky about his band's new album, "Th1rt3en," arriving Nov. 1 on Roadrunner. "Thirteen is not a bad number," says Mustaine, who founded the iconic thrash metal band after being kicked out of Metallica in 1983…

  4. Megadeth's Mustaine Sues Former Bassist

    July 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Megadeth lead singer Dave Mustine has sued the band's former bass player for allegedly using the name of the group without permission in an advertisement for musical equipment. Megadeth lead singer Dave Mustaine has sued the band's former bass player for allegedly using the name of…

  5. Megadeth Members Exchange Lawsuits

    August 06, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The founding members of 1980s metal band Megadeth have exchanged lawsuits. The founding members of 1980s metal band Megadeth have exchanged lawsuits, Billboard.biz reports. Bassist David Ellefson's action, filed July 12 in U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York,…

  6. Metal Returns: Megadeth, Halford, Slayer

    February 20, 2001 12:00 AM EST The undeniable resurgence of classic heavy metal will continue in 2001 with substantial activity by several veteran heavy metal acts such as Megadeth, ex-Judas Priest frontman Rob Halford's Halford pr The undeniable resurgence of classic heavy metal will continue in 2001 with substantial…

  7. Megadeth Completes 'Hero'

    January 22, 2001 12:00 AM EST Metal stalwart Megadeth has completed its next album, its first for Sanctuary Records. Due May 15, the 11-track album, dubbed "The World Needs A Hero," was produced by the band. Metal stalwart Megadeth has completed its next album, its first for Sanctuary Records. Due May 15, the 11…