Bassist David Ellefson not too long ago mentioned that a new Megadeth new album possible received’t arrive till early 2020, however nonetheless, the legendary thrash act has formally begun recording their 16th full-length studio effort.
The band posted a handful of photographs from the studio on their official web site and social media pages on Friday (Might 10th), with the straightforward caption, “It begins. #megadeth16.” In a single shot, we see Ellefson and frontman Dave Mustaine sitting throughout from one another with devices in hand, and in one other Ellefson is joined by guitarist Kiko Loureiro.
Megadeth have some additional time on their fingers now that their tour supporting Ozzy Osbourne was postponed till subsequent 12 months after the Prince of Darkness fell at dwelling, aggravating outdated accidents. That trek was imagined to kick off on Might 29th, however will now kick off subsequent 12 months on Might 27th, 2020, in Atlanta. Nonetheless, it unclear whether or not Megadeth will help Ozzy on the newly scheduled dates.
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In March, Mustaine revealed that he was eight songs into writing the brand new Megadeth album, including, “This new materials is barely going to get higher and higher.”
Even with the Ozzy tour getting postponed, Megadeth have a busy 2019 forward of them. Along with recording the brand new album, the band is releasing the 350-page graphic novel Loss of life by Design, headlining their very own MegaCruise, and taking part in the Psycho Las Vegas and Exit 111 festivals.
It begins #megadeth16 pic.twitter.com/RGk6Otke2X
— Megadeth (@Megadeth) Might 10, 2019
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