MUSTAINE: Praying 'That I Won't Piss As Many People Off This Week As I Did Last Week'

MEGADETH mainman Dave Mustaine has posted the following message in the "Forums" section of the band's official web site:

"In the studio yesterday it was time to stoke the old furnace, and actually fire up my amps WITHOUT my guitar tech, the inimitable Willie Gee. I started, much to my amazement, putting together some ideas, and I am really excited about what 2010 holds for me and MEGADETH.

"Thank you to everyone that nominated me, Chris [Broderick], me and Chris, and MEGADETH's new record, 'Endgame', for Guitar World's prestigious Reader's Poll awards.

"I still can't believe I am nominated again for my eight time to win a Grammy. I have had my fingers crossed for a few weeks now.

"I hope to thank you in person for making 2009 such a great year at the Marshall and Dean booths at the 2010 NAMM show. I am going over our plans for the show and we are going to be rolling out some killer new designs for Dean guitars and some brutal new models from Marshall amps, so save some space on yer cameras for these babies.

"This convention is one of the most rewarding parts of the year, when I get to spend time with the companies that stand by me in my career with the equipment I have chosen and I need to sound and perform my best.

"Anyway, I hope everybody had a great Christmas (or whatever you celebrate).

"It's hard to believe that we are already planning next Christmas at my house. Isn't that nuts?

"On a totally unrelated note: I am almost done with [DAMOND HEAD guitarist] Brian Tatler's biography, 'Am I Evil?', and I have to say, if you are a fan of the NWOBHM or are curious about the band that influenced [MEGADETH] and [METALLICA] so much, you owe this to yourself.

"Well, I am off to church to pray that I won't piss as many people off this week as I did last week."

Tags:

Posted in: News

COMMENTS

To comment on a BLABBERMOUTH.NET story or review, you must be logged in to an active personal account on Facebook. Once you're logged in, you will be able to comment. User comments or postings do not reflect the viewpoint of BLABBERMOUTH.NET and BLABBERMOUTH.NET does not endorse, or guarantee the accuracy of, any user comment. BLABBERMOUTH.NET reserves the right to "hide" comments that may be considered offensive, illegal or inappropriate and to "ban" users that violate the site's Terms Of Service. Hidden comments will still appear to the user and to the user's Facebook friends. If a new comment is published from a "banned" user or contains a blacklisted word, this comment will automatically have limited visibility (the "banned" user's comments will only be visible to the user and the user's Facebook friends). To report any abusive, obscene, defamatory, racist, homophobic or threatening comments, or anything that may violate any applicable laws, please send an e-mail to blabbermouthinbox(@)gmail.com with pertinent details.