MEGADETH Mainman Checks In From Los Angeles Rehearsals

MEGADETH's web site has been updated with the following message:

"[On Friday, August 31], from the rehearsal studio in Los Angeles, Dave Mustaine sent a reply out to fans through the SayNow voice mail: 'Hey this is Dave Mustaine calling you back. I'm finally at rehearsal right now, I'm sitting right next to Shawn [Drover, drums]. Say 'Hi Shawn!''

"Check out more of what Dave and the band had to say and be sure to call in and leave your own voice mail for Dave! He looks forward to hearing from you and replying!! Check it all out here."

Fans can call Mustaine at 619-717-2000 and leave him a message. Leave a voice-mail or text message and you may just get a call or text back from Dave Mustaine himself. Dave will leave new messages for only people who are registered at

MEGADETH's U.S. tour this fall kicks off in Anchorage, Alaska on September 4, taking the band through 24 U.S. cites ending up in Norfolk Virginia on October 6. Support on the dates will come from IN THIS MOMENT and THE CONFESSION.

For a list of upcoming MEGADETH shows, click here.

The artwork for MEGADETH's upcoming box set, "Warchest", has been posted online at this location. The 4-CD+DVD collection features more than six hours of digitally remastered content, hand-selected by Mustaine, including 30 audio and video tracks making their global release debuts, and an additional three tracks that have never before been released in the U.S. "Warchest"'s October 2 release caps Mustaine and Capitol/EMI's in-depth MEGADETH catalog remastering and restoration campaign, which has encompassed the band's Capitol studio albums, while also adding new audio and video collections to the band's arsenal.


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