DAVID ELLEFSON Unleashed New Signature “Dawn Patrol” Chorus Pedal with Pro Tone Pedals!

At the London Bass Guitar Show this weekend, Grammy-Winning MEGADETH bassist and EMP Label Group‘s President DAVID ELLEFSON announced his collaboration with celebrated stompbox merchant PRO TONE PEDALS, to create the ‘DAWN PATROL’ CHORUS. Ellefson said this: “When Pro Tone approached me with the idea of making some signature pedals, as a bass player, CHORUS is one of my go-to effects live, an ace weapon in my arsenal, and in many regards, helped me transition my signature tone from studio to live on classic songs like “Dawn Patrol”. So the idea…

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MEGADETH Wins ‘Best Metal Performance’ Grammy Award!

MEGADETH won a Grammy in the “Best Metal Performance” category at the 59th annual Grammy Awards held on Sunday, February 12, at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. This was the band’s 12th Grammy nomination and first win for the song “Dystopia“. Interesting moment on the Grammy Awards, was that the organization of the hole event, put Metallica’s song ”Master of Puppets” for the intoduction for Megadeath. Hope Dave Mustain is not pissed off, but they got the award for ”Best Metal Performance”, and they desirve it. Hail Megadeth! The…

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Watch DAVID ELLEFSON Performing the IRON MAIDEN Song ‘The Number Of The Beast’ Alongside NITA STRAUSS, GLEN SOBEL and JILL JANUS!

On January 18th, MEGADETH bassist and EMP Label Group‘s President David Ellefson alongside Tony MacAlpine, Jill Janus (HUNTRESS), Nita Strauss (ALICE COOPER) and Glen Sobel (ALICE COOPER) performed a cover version of the IRON MAIDEN classic “The Number Of The Beast” at Lucky Strike Live in Los Angeles (California) during the 42nd weekly “Soundcheck Live“. Check out video footage here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DR-ryIe8BFE Pictures enclosed by Steve Rose Photos – for more High-quality photos, visit California Rock News (http://californiarocknews.com/2017/01/19/soundcheck-live-namm-night-guest-curators-tony-macalpine-david-ellefson-nita-strauss-and-rafael-moreira-1182017). “Soundcheck Live” is a weekly live music night that brings together the industry’s…

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David Ellefson’s EMP Label Group at NAMM 2017!

MEGADETH bassist David Ellefson’s EMP Label Group with some of its finest roster bands are on Friday (20th Jan) and Saturday (21st Jan) at Rock N Roll Industries Hall D #2493 at NAMM 2017, featuring David Ellefson, Doyle, Doll Skin, Solus Deus, CO-OP, Motograter, Dopesick and more! Check out the details in the poster and be there!   In July 2016, ELLEFSON MUSIC PRODUCTIONS (aka EMP Label Group) and ALPHA OMEGA Management merged forces for a two-way partnership: ALPHA OMEGA Management entered EMP Label Group creating a new sub-label for…

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DAVID ELLEFSON to Appear at London Bass Guitar Show on March 5th!

MEGADETH bassist and EMP LABEL GROUP‘s President David Ellefson will perform on the Main Stage at The London Bass Guitar Show 2017 on Sunday, March 5. Tickets are on sale now; early bird tickets end December 22. Furthermore the London Bass Guitar Show organizers issued: David’s aggressive plectrum style of bass playing has been at the foundation of Megadeth’s vast catalogue of metal classics from the beginning, including “Symphony of Destruction”, “Peace Sells…But Who’s Buying”, “Hangar 18”, and “Holy Wars” to name just a few. David and the band recently…

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MEGADETH’s David Ellefson And ANTHRAX’s Frank Bello in Studio Recording New ALTITUDES & ATTITUDE Material!

ALTITUDES & ATTITUDE – the project featuring MEGADETH bassist and EMP LABEL GROUP‘s President David Ellefson and ANTHRAX bassist Frank Bello – is currently in the studio in Hollywood, California recording material for their new album, with the producer Jay Ruston (ANTHRAX, STEEL PANTHER, STONE SOUR). David Ellefson commented: “What started out as simple bass ideas quickly developed into some really great songs together. Our fans would probably never suspect that a couple of metal bass players would have songs like these inside of us. It’s exciting to write melody…

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Megadeth’s new live video for the song “Couquer or Die”

Megadeth’s  new live video for the song “Couquer or Die” Legendary American thrash metal band Megadeth has realeased new video for the song “Couquer or Die. This amazing video, begins with acoustic music, and then the crushing riffs and mindblowing solos came to the game. Megadeath’s traditional style of music, awesome instumental song, with great live video following it. Watch this video, Megadeath is back to kick some ass, in thrash metal style.

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Megadeath are going on the U.S. tour with Amon Amarth, Metal Church and Havok this fall

  Legendary American thrash metal band Megadeth will go on the tour with these Legendary bands Amon Amarth, Metal Church and Havok for a U.S. tour in the fall. Megadeth‘s last full U.S. tour took place earlier in the year and, they got the support from Suicidal Tendencies, Children of Bodom and Havok. Be metal as steel, and go to their concerts.    

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Nick Menza Former Megadeth drummer passed away at age of 51.

Nick Menza Former Megadeth drummer  passed away at age of 51.   Nick Menza a former drummer of Legendary American thrash metal band dies at age of 51, from a heart failure, while perfoming with his band at the club, The Baked Potato in LA with his band OHM. Dave Mustaine a frontman of Megadeth post a comment about Nick Menza, Saying this at Twitter: ”TELL ME THIS ISN’T TRUE! I woke at 4 AM to hear Nick Menza passed away on 5/21 playing his drums w/Ohm at the Baked…

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