For thirty years of active work, more than twenty musicians have officially participated in Megadeth, and only Dave Mustaine has remained the group leader since the first roster and the main songwriter. Megadeth, along with Metallica, Anthrax and Slayer, call the Big Four thrash metal.
Interesting Facts About Megadeth
Dave Mustaine met David Ellefson when Ellefson played his bass in the early morning, and Mustaine suffered a terrible hangover. Ellefson played the bass part from Van Halen’s song “Runnin ‘with the Devil,” so Dave picked up a flower pot and threw it on Ellefsson’s air conditioning (Mustaine lived a floor above) and screamed with all his might at Ellefsson to shut up. A few minutes later, Ellefson knocked on his door and asked Mustaine if he knew where to buy cigarettes, to which Mustaine answered “Yes, I know, down the street, there is a grocery store” and slammed the door in front of Ellefson’s nose. Continue reading
Grindcore (Grindcore) – the hardest musical (?!) Direction of all ever created by mankind. The first grind album was released by perverts from Napalm Death (England), mixing in music the energy of the most brutal representatives of hardcore (Cryptic Slaughter, for example) with the severity and aggression of Death metal and maximizing this mixture. They got a bunch of ultra-heavy, ultra-evil and ultra-short (from a few seconds to 2-3 minutes!) Compositions. Such a miracle simply could not go unnoticed in the ranks of misanthropic citizens, and after the “napalms” from the British cellars a huge number of new teams emerged playing grind, including Carcass, who became famous as the most bloodthirsty group on planet Earth. Jazz musician John Zorn even managed to play Grindcore on the saxophone. For some time, grindcore was very popular (as much as ANYONE can be popular), but due to its limited nature, it could not maintain its position and gave way to new, more promising genres. Continue reading