MEGADETH “Symphony Of Destruction” from Countdown To Extinction (1992)
- Genre: Heavy Metal, Thrash Metal.
- Interesting People: Dave Mustaine
- Origin: Los Angeles, California
- Years active: 1983-2002 & 2004 - Present
- Quote: “Megadeth doesn’t sound anything like Metallica” - Dave Mustaine
- Interesting Facts
- The title track off of Countdown to Extinction received the Genesis award in 1993 from the Humane Society. This award is an annual honor for raising awareness for animal issues. It is great that they made this song for the purpose of raising awareness for animal issues.
- Sometimes people get great ideas from reading things and this is just how Dave Mustaine got the idea for the album name of Rust in Peace. He read it from a bumper sticker that read, “May all your warheads rust in peace.”
- Dave Mustaine used to play in another very popular metal band, Metallica. Once he got kicked out of that band, he formed the band, Megadeth.