With former Metallica members Dave Mustaine and Jason Newsted both on Gigantour this summer, there has been rampant speculation the two would jam an old-school Metallica song from the band's Mustaine era.
A 30-second trailer for this year's Gigantour has just been released. The popular festival was founded by Megadeth's Dave Mustaine in 2005, and has since grown in popularity and status. This year the quartet will be joined by opening acts Death Division, Newsted, Hellyeah, Device and Black Label Society. Check out the teaser after the jump.
Megadeth's Gigantour trek is coming together quite nicely, with Newsted being the latest confirmation for the expected summer run. Newsted are currently off to a hot start with their 'Metal' EP and have been playing to enthusiastic audiences so far this spring. The group's debut full-length is expected later this year and the Gigantour trek will provide a great set-up to build to the album's relea
David Ellefson of Megadeth recorded a welcome video from the Glens Falls Civic Center while the crew sets up the stage for Gigantour tonight.
Gigantour features Lacuna Coil, Volbeat, Motorhead and Megadeth. Show starts at 6:30pm. Check out the video!
Danish heavy metal band Volbeat, and a band that is part of Gigantour performing at the Glens Falls Civic Center on February 1st have confirmed they will be stopping by the Q103 studio's for a live on air interview and more. Be listening next Wednesday afternoon around 2:30 for radio chaos as the band will be hanging out with Dalton.
Imagine being at a concert when after a couple of songs, the lead singer calls out your name and asks you to come to the stage. Upon arriving and walking out to center stage, the lead singer then takes the guitar he was playing and hands it to you, but not before he autographs its. That can happen to you at the Glens Falls Civic Center February 1st for Gigantour and that my friend is bad ass!
Volbeat, part of the 2012 Gigantour show with Megadeth, Motorhead and Lacuna Coil that is coming to the Glens Falls Civic Center on February 1st, announced that they are parting ways with guitarist Thomas Bredhal. Apparently there are no hard feelings as they thanked him for all his hard work and wish him the best of luck.
It's official: Two iconoclastic bands of hard rock and metal are touring together and will be coming to the Capital Region as part of Gigantour. Megedeth, Motorhead, with special guests Volbeat and Lacuna Coil will be at the Glens Falls Civic Center on February 1st.