MEGADETH's Dave Mustaine Teams Up With KENNY G. For Hilarious Funny Or Die Clip
June 24, 2013, a year ago
MEGADETH's Dave Mustaine joins forces with saxophone legend KENNY G. in a new video from Funny Or Die. The clip - a spoof of the Men's Warehouse spots - features Mustaine as the featured spokesman, detailing the story of Keith, a man in need of a metal album to psych him up for a big job interview. Watch below:
In support of their new album, Super Collider, Megadeth were the featured guest on US nationally syndicated radio show Rockline with host Bob Coburn on June 17th. A replay of the show is now available at this location.
The itinerary for 2013 Gigantour - headlined by Megadeth and featuring BLACK LABEL SOCIETY, DEVICE, HELLYEAH, NEWSTED, and DEATH DIVISION - expands with the addition of a two-night stand at Hammerstein Ballroom on August 6th and 7th.
The tour's support acts will be split between the two shows, with Device, Hellyeah and Death Division playing the August 6th show, and Black Label Society and Newsted confirmed for the August 7th date. Tickets go on sale this Friday, June 21st, at 12 noon. Floor tickets for both shows are $50+ fees.
Gigantour 2013 dates:
3 - Gilford, NH - Meadowbrook
5 - Uncasville, CT - Mohegan Sun Arena
6 - Canadaigua, NY - Marvin Sands PAC
8 - Clarkston, MI - DTE Energy Music Theatre
9 - Chicago, IL - Allstate Arena
10 - Youngstown, OH - Covelli Center
12 - Dallas, TX - TBA
13 - Lubbock, TX - Lonestar Amphitheatre
14 - Corpus Christi, TX - Concrete Street Amphitheatre
16 - Oklahoma City, OK - Zoo Amphitheatre
18 - Bloomington, IL - Cellular Coliseum
19 - Milwaukee, WI - Eagles Ballroom
20 - Cadott, WI - Chippewa Valley Music Festival
22 - Winnipeg, MB - MTS Center
23 - Regina, SK - Brandt Centre
25 - Calgary, AB - Stampede Corral
26 - Edmonton, AB - Rexall Place
27 - Dawson Creek, BC - EnCana Events Centre
29 - Abbotsford, BC - Abbotsford Entertainment Center
30 - Everett, WA - Comcast Arena
1 - West Valley City, UT (SLC) - Maverik Center
2 - Denver, CO - 1st Bank Center
4 - Fargo, ND - Scheels Arena
6 - Manhattan, NY - Hammerstein Ballroom
7 - Manhattan, NY - Hammerstein Ballroom
9 - Camden, NJ - Susquehanna Bank Center
10 - Montreal, QC - Heavy Metal 2013
11 - Toronto, ON - Molson Canadian Amphitheatre
Gigantour tour was founded in 2005 with dates across North America, and the 2006 and 2007 line-ups also traveled to Australia. The bands appearing at the festival are chosen by Mustaine because he wanted to "put together a festival that consisted of positive bands that play heavy music in a high energy environment." The name Gigantour was inspired by the classic 1960s anime Gigantor.
For more details visit Gigantour.com.