Late Pantera Members Featured In Clip From Late Megadeth Drummer Nick Menza’s “Menza Mega Video Vault”

The first full segment of the 2020 edition of late Megadeth drummer Nick Menza’s “Menza Mega Video Vault” series is set to be released on April 25. A clip from the series featuring late Pantera members Dimebag Darrell and Vinnie Paul can be seen below:

The following statement was shared with the footage:

“Getting very close to completing the first full segment from the revamped 2020 “Menza Mega Video Vault” series that will be available on Saturday, April 25, streaming via official Nick Menza Facebook / YouTube.

In this segment, “Behind the scenes with Menza” will feature the late drummer behind the camera filming some very rare unreleased intimate and funny backstage moments with the guys in Megadeth, Pantera, Stone Temple Pilots, “Dimebag” Darrell & Vinnie Paul Abbot, Phil Anselmo, late Scott Weiland, Dean DeLeo, Robert DeLeo, Eric Kretz, Marty Friedman and road crew. The segment will also include unreleased live concert footage of Pantera and Stone Temple captured during October / January of 1992 when Pantera and Stone Temple Pilots opened for Megadeth on the “Countdown To Extinction Tour”

A full documentary – The intimate life and career of Nick Menza – The story of the late, legendary drummer who spent a decade recording and touring with MEGADETH – From he’s early days with MEGADETH to his final project OHM is also in the works Stay tuned!”

Watch Megadeth’s Dave Mustaine And His Daughter Electra Cover The Beatles’ “Come Together”

Megadeth’s Dave Mustaine and his daughter Electra recently shared footage of themselves covering The Beatles‘ “Come Together.” You can watch that below. Electra commented:

“Come together! Right now… QUARANTINE! Here’s a lil’ #MyMusicMoment with my dad, @davemustaine, someone who I’d never want to lose! THAT is why the Mustaine’s stay home. We hope you do too!🖤🏡 🧼 Wash your hands, 😷 practice social distancing, 😊 & stay healthy. The @alzassociation has put together a great compilation of music featuring award-winning artists, from Sting to Anthony Hamilton to Joan Jett to bring us all “virtually together” during this time. Music is medicine! Visit alz.org/MusicMoments to listen and watch the artists’ storytelling videos. Remember…we’re #InThisTogether!!”

Super7 To Release New Slayer, Venom, Anthrax, Etc. Action Figures

Super7 will be releasing new action figures inspired by Slayer, Megadeth, Anthrax, Motörhead, Venom and more. The company shared some photos of those toys from the 2020 American International Toy Fair in New York. Super7 previously released a number of other rock/metal figures inspired by Iron Maiden, Slayer, Ghost, King Diamond, Motörhead, Misfits, etc.

Megadeth To Begin Recording New Album Before Upcoming North American Tour

Megadeth are planning to begin the recording process for their new album before their North American tour with Lamb Of God, Trivium, and In Flames. The band confirmed the news in the below post:

Megadeth’s David Ellefson Announces Australian Tour With Former Bandmate Chris Poland

Megadeth’s David Ellefson has announced an Australian tour with his former bandmate Chris Poland. Here’s the dates:

05/22 Melbourne, AUS – Max Watts
05/23 Sydney, AUS – Manning Bar
05/24 Brisbane, AUS – Crowbar
05/25 Canberra, AUS – The Basement
05/26 Adelaide, AUS – Enigma Bar

Megadeth Perform “Dread And The Fugitive Mind” Live For The First Time In Years

During Megadeth’s February 14 show in Prague, Czech Republic, the band performed “Dread And The Fugitive Mind” live for the first time since 2001. You can see fan-filmed footage of that below.

Megadeth, Lamb Of God, Trivium, & In Flames Announce North American Tour

Megadeth and Lamb Of God have announced a co-headlining North American tour. Trivium and In Flames will serve as support.

Tour Dates:

06/12 Bristow, VA – Jiffy Lube Live
06/13 Charlotte, NC – PNC Music Pavilion
06/14 Raleigh, NC – Red Hat Amphitheater
06/16 Virginia Beach, VA – Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater
06/17 Wantagh, NY – Northwell Health at Jones Beach Theater
06/18 Camden, NJ – BB&T Pavilion
06/20 Holmdel, NJ – PNC Bank Arts Center
06/21 Boston, MA – Rockland Trust Bank Pavilion
06/23 Syracuse, NY – St. Joseph’s Health Amphitheater at Lakeview
06/24 Providence, RI – Bold Point Park
06/26 Darien Center, NY – Darien Lake Amphitheater
06/28 Burgettstown, PA – S&T Bank Music Park
06/29 Toronto, ON – Budweiser Stage
07/01 Detroit, MI – DTE Energy Music Theatre
07/02 Mount Pleasant, MI – Soaring Eagle Casino Amphitheatre
07/03 Indianapolis, IN – Ruoff Music Center
07/05 Atlanta, GA – Ameris Bank Amphitheatre
07/07 Cincinnati, OH – PNC PAVILION
07/08 Cleveland, OH – Jacobs Pavilion at Nautica
07/10 Chicago, IL – Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre
07/11 St. Louis, MO – Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre
07/12 Nashville, TN – Nashville Municipal Auditorium
07/14 Rogers, AR – Walmart AMP
07/16 Austin, TX – Germania Insurance Amphitheater
07/17 Houston, TX – The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
07/18 Irving, TX – The Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory
07/20 Albuquerque, NM – Isleta Amphitheater
07/21 Phoenix, AZ – Arizona Federal Theatre
07/23 Irvine, CA – FivePoint Amphitheatre
07/25 Auburn, WA – White River Amphitheatre
07/26 Portland, OR – Moda Center
07/29 Salt Lake City, UT – USANA Amphitheatre
07/30 Pocatello, ID – Portneuf Health Trust Amphitheatre
08/01 Concord, CA – Concord Pavilion
10/02 West Palm Beach, FL – iTHINK Financial Amphitheatre
10/06 Birmingham, AL – Oak Mountain Amphitheatre
10/07 New Orleans, LA – UNO Lakefront Arena
10/09 Corpus Christi, TX – American Bank Center Arena
10/11 El Paso, TX – Don Haskins Center
10/14 Springfield, MO – JQH Arena
10/16 Kansas City, MO – Sprint Center
10/21 Columbus, OH – Schottenstein Center
10/23 Huntington, WV – Mountain Health Arena
10/24 Bethlehem, PA – The Wind Creek Event Center
10/27 Quebec City, QC – Centre Videotron
10/28 Laval, QC – Place Bell
10/30 St. Paul, MN – Armory
10/31 Green Bay, WI – Resch Center
11/02 Omaha, NE – Baxter Arena
11/03 Sioux Falls, SD – Denny Sanford PREMIER Center
11/05 Denver, CO – Pepsi Center
11/07 Las Vegas, NV – Mandalay Bay Events Center
11/10 Spokane, WA – Spokane Arena
11/11 Nampa, ID – Ford Idaho Center Arena
11/13 Reno, NV – Reno Events Center