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Dave Mustaine

Dave Mustaine

Real/full name:
David Scott Mustaine
Age:
53 (born Sep 13th, 1961)
Place of origin:
United States (La Mesa, California)
Gender:
Male

Biography

Mustaine was born in La Mesa, California, to Emily and John Mustaine. His mother was Jewish but Dave was brought up as a Jehovah's Witness. When his parents divorced, he spent much of his youth with his mother and sisters moving constantly to avoid contact with his father. By the age of 15, Mustaine had rented his own apartment and was surviving financially by dealing drugs. One of his clients, ...

Trivia

Dave performed alongside Dream Theater, Russell Allen and Burton C. Bell performing a cover of "Cemetery Gates" by Pantera in 2005. He played the main guitar solo.

In his written biography, Mustaine claims to have checked into rehab 17 times.

Mustaine is a born-again Christian. In May 2005, during preparation for the band's "Gigantour" festival, he threatened to cancel non-related shows in ...

Megadeth

Guitars, Vocals (1983-2002, 2004-present)

1984 Last Rites (Demo) Guitars, Vocals
1985 Killing Is My Business... and Business Is Good! Guitars (lead), Vocals, Piano, Songwriting
1986 Peace Sells... but Who's Buying? Guitars, Vocals, Songwriting
1986 Peace Sells (Single) Guitars, Vocals
1986 Wake Up Dead (Single) Guitars, Vocals
1988 So Far, So Good... So What! Guitars, Vocals, Songwriting (tracks 1, 2, 4-8)
1988 Anarchy in the U.K. (Single) Guitars, Vocals
1988 Mary Jane (Single) Guitars, Vocals
1988 Liar (Single) Guitars, Vocals
1989 No More Mr. Nice Guy (Split) Guitars, Vocals
1990 Hangar 18 (Single) Guitars, Vocals
1990 Rust in Peace Guitars, Vocals
1990 Holy Wars... The Punishment Due (Single) Guitars, Vocals
1991 Rusted Pieces (Video) Guitars, Vocals
1992 Skin o' My Teeth (Single) Guitars, Vocals
1992 Countdown to Extinction Guitars, Vocals
1992 Symphony of Destruction (Single) Guitars, Vocals
1992 Foreclosure of a Dream (Single) Guitars, Vocals
1992 Exposure of a Dream (Video) Guitars, Vocals
1992 Limited Edition! Megadeth Live (EP) Guitars, Vocals
1993 Sweating Bullets (Single) Guitars, Vocals
1994 The Story of Megadeth (Single) Guitars, Vocals
1994 Crown of Worms (EP) Guitars, Vocals
1994 Youthanasia Guitars, Vocals
1994 Train of Consequences (Single) Guitars, Vocals
1995 A Tout le Monde (Single) Guitars, Vocals
1995 Evolver (Video) Guitars, Vocals
1996 Cyberarmy Exclusive Tracks (EP) Guitars, Vocals
1997 Cryptic Writings Guitars, Vocals, Sitar (on "A Secret Place")
1997 Trust (Single) Guitars, Vocals, Sitar (on "A Secret Place")
1997 Live Trax (EP) Guitars, Vocals
1998 Live Trax II (EP) Guitars, Vocals, Sitar (on "A Secret Place")
1998 Cryptic Sounds (No Voices in Your Head) (EP) Guitars, Sitar (on "A Secret Place")
1999 Less Than Jake / Megadeth (Split) Guitars, Vocals
1999 Risk Guitars, Vocals
2000 Breadline (EP) Guitars, Vocals
2001 Moto Psycho (Single) Guitars, Vocals
2001 The World Needs a Hero Guitars, Vocals
2001 Behind the Music (Extended Version) (Video) Guitars, Vocals
2002 Rude Awakening (Live album) Guitars, Vocals (lead)
2002 Rude Awakening (Video) Guitars, Vocals
2004 Unplugged in Philly (Live album) Guitars, Vocals
2004 The System Has Failed (EP) Guitars, Vocals
2004 The System Has Failed Guitars, Vocals (lead)
2005 The Scorpion (Single) Guitars, Vocals
2005 Video Hits (Video) Guitars, Vocals
2006 Unplugged in Boston (Live album) Guitars, Vocals
2006 Gears of War (Single) Guitars, Vocals
2006 Arsenal of Megadeth (Video) Guitars, Vocals
2007 That One Night: Live in Buenos Aires (Video) Guitars, Vocals
2007 A Tout le Monde (Set Me Free) (Single) Guitars, Vocals
2007 Washington Is Next! (Single) Guitars, Vocals
2007 United Abominations Guitars, Vocals
2007 That One Night: Live in Buenos Aires (Live album) Guitars, Vocals
2009 Head Crusher (Single) Guitars, Vocals
2009 Endgame Guitars, Vocals
2010 Rust in Peace Live (Live album) Guitars, Vocals
2010 Rust in Peace Live (Video) Guitars, Vocals
2010 Sudden Death (Single) Guitars, Vocals
2010 The Big 4: Live from Sofia, Bulgaria (Split video) Guitars, Vocals
2011 Never Dead (Single) Guitars, Vocals
2011 Public Enemy No. 1 (Single) Guitars, Vocals
2011 Th1rt3en Guitars, Vocals (lead)
2013 Burn! (Single) Guitars, Vocals
2013 Super Collider (Single) Guitars, Vocals
2013 Super Collider Guitars, Vocals
2013 Countdown to Extinction: Live (Live album) Guitars, Vocals
2013 Countdown to Extinction: Live (Video) Guitars, Vocals
(show all)

Fallen Angels

Vocals, Guitars (1983)

MD.45

Guitars (1996)

1996 Voices (EP) Guitars
1996 The Craving Guitars
2004 The Craving Guitars, Vocals

Metallica

Guitars (lead) (1982-1983)

1982 No Life 'til Leather (Demo) Guitars (lead)
1987 Cliff 'Em All! (Video) Guitars (lead), Vocals (backing)

Panic

Guitars (?-1982)

Diamond Head

1993 Death and Progress Guitars (on "Truckin'")

Dream Theater

2009 Uncovered 2003-2005 (Live album) Guitars (Track 9)

Malice

1987 License to Kill Vocals (backing) (2, 5)

Sanctuary

1987 Refuge Denied Guitars (lead)
2010 Refuge Denied & Into the Mirror Black (Compilation) Guitars (lead)

Diamond Head

1993 Death and Progress Producer (on "Truckin'")

MD.45

1996 The Craving Producer, Mixing, Remixing, Lyrics

Megadeth

1985 Killing Is My Business... and Business Is Good! Producer
1986 Peace Sells... but Who's Buying? Cover concept, Producer
1986 Wake Up Dead (Single) Producer (Track 1)
1988 So Far, So Good... So What! Producer, Engineer
1988 Anarchy in the U.K. (Single) Producer, Engineering (Track 1)
1988 Mary Jane (Single) Producer, Engineering
1988 Liar (Single) Producer, Engineering
1989 No More Mr. Nice Guy (Split) Producer
1990 Hangar 18 (Single) Producer (Tracks 1, 2)
1990 Rust in Peace Producer, Cover concept
1990 Holy Wars... The Punishment Due (Single) Producer
1992 Skin o' My Teeth (Single) Producer (Tracks 1)
1992 Countdown to Extinction Producer
1992 Symphony of Destruction (Single) Producer (Track 1)
1992 Foreclosure of a Dream (Single) Producer (Tracks 1, 3)
1993 Sweating Bullets (Single) Producer (Tracks 1, 4)
1994 Crown of Worms (EP) Producer
1994 Youthanasia Producer, Mixing
1994 Train of Consequences (Single) Producer (Tracks 1, 3)
1995 A Tout le Monde (Single) Producer (Track 1)
1995 Hidden Treasures (Compilation) Producer
1995 Megabox (Boxed set) Producer
1997 The Originals (Boxed set) Producer
1997 Old Testaments (Compilation) Producer
1997 Cryptic Writings Producer
1997 Trust (Single) Producer (Tracks 1, 2)
1998 Cryptic Sounds (No Voices in Your Head) (EP) Producer
1999 Less Than Jake / Megadeth (Split) Producer
1999 Megadeth (Compilation) Producer
1999 Risk Co-Producer
2000 Breadline (EP) Producer, Engineering
2000 Capitol Punishment: The Megadeth Years (Compilation) Producer
2001 The World Needs a Hero Producer
2002 Rude Awakening (Live album) Producer
2002 Still, Alive... and Well? (Compilation) Mixing, Art direction, Producer
2004 The System Has Failed (EP) Producer
2004 The System Has Failed Producer, Recording, Cover concept
2004 Hell Wasn't Built in a Day (Boxed set) Producer
2005 Greatest Hits: Back to the Start (Compilation) Remixing, Remastering, Producer
2006 Gears of War (Single) Producer
2007 A Tout le Monde (Set Me Free) (Single) Producer
2007 Washington Is Next! (Single) Producer
2007 United Abominations Producer, Recording (additional)
2007 That One Night: Live in Buenos Aires (Live album) Producer
2007 Warchest (Boxed set) Producer
2008 Anthology: Set the World Afire (Compilation) Producer
2009 Head Crusher (Single) Producer, Recording
2009 Endgame Producer, Recording
2010 Sudden Death (Single) Producer, Engineering
2011 Never Dead (Single) Producer, Engineering
2011 Peace Sells... but Who's Buying? Liner notes
2011 Peace Sells... but Who's Buying? (Boxed set) Liner notes
2011 Public Enemy No. 1 (Single) Producer, Engineering
2011 Th1rt3en Producer, Engineering
2013 Super Collider Mixing, Producer
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Metallica

1983 Kill 'Em All Songwriting (tracks 2, 4, 7, 10)
1984 Ride the Lightning Songwriting (tracks 2, 8)

Sanctuary

1987 Refuge Denied Producer
1988 Interchords - Words and Music (Split) Producer
2010 Refuge Denied & Into the Mirror Black (Compilation) Producer
Added by: themostoriginal Modified by: Porman
Added on: 2011-04-09 03:19:07 Last modified on: 2015-01-30 19:45:10
 
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