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An Interview With Megadeth's David Ellefson - A Gigantour 2012 Chicago Postscript

An Interview With Megadeth's David Ellefson - A Gigantour 2012 Chicago Postscript
Last Friday at the Aragon Ballroom, I had the chance to sit down with bassist and Megadeth co-founder David Ellefson in advance of Megadeth's appearance later that night with Motörhead, Volbeat and Lacuna Coil as part of the 2012 Gigantour.  Our conversation hit upon topics like the return of Gigantour, playing in Chicago, Megadeth's often politically charged lyrics and much more...

Gigantour 2012 Chicago Concert Review: Megadeth, Motörhead, Volbeat and Lacuna Coil Live at the Aragon Ballroom, Friday 2/10/12

Gigantour 2012 Chicago Concert Review: Megadeth, Motörhead, Volbeat and Lacuna Coil Live at the Aragon Ballroom, Friday 2/10/12
Metal is at its best amongst the sweaty, smoky confines of an indoor club.  So it was amidst those conditions that the Gigantour returned to the Aragon Ballroom on Friday for the first time since 2008.  ...
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