Sep 112012

Megadeth‘s Dave Mustaine has personally overseen a new 20th-anniversary edition of the band’s most popular album, 1992’s double platinum-certified Countdown To Extinction, to be released November 6 by Capitol/EMI.

After wrapping up their Th1rt3en World Tour this fall, Megadeth will perform the acclaimed album in its entirety on their Countdown To Extinction 20th Anniversary Tour this November and December.

Presented in a 2CD lift-top box and digitally, Countdown To Extinction‘s new commemorative edition pairs the remastered original album with a 1992 concert, recorded live at San Francisco’s Cow Palace, which has never before been released in its entirety. The concert audio has been newly remixed for this release. Continue reading »