Dec 052012
 

Chris Parker of Boise Weekly recently conducted an interview with Megadeth guitarist Chris Broderick. A couple of excerpts from the chat follow below.

On the high expectations surrounding his gig as Megadeth‘s seventh lead guitarist:

Broderick: “I’d consider it high stress, not necessarily because of the actual workload but more because of the microscope you’re under at this level. Everybody is video-recording you. Everybody has an expectation because of all the great guitarists that have been in Megadeth in the past.” Continue reading »

Oct 102012
 

Megadeth guitarist Chris Broderick will appear at GearHounds Guitars & Music Gear in Wildomar, California on Friday, October 26 at 7:00 p.m. GearHounds Guitars & Music Gear, 36625 Kevin Rd, Suite 152, Wildomar, CA 92595, 951-579-4409

The 20th-anniversary edition of Megadeth‘s 1992 double platinum-certified Countdown To Extinction album will be released on November 6 via Capitol/EMI.

Megadeth will perform the acclaimed album in its entirety on their Countdown To Extinction 20th Anniversary Tour this November and December. Tour dates are listed below. Continue reading »

May 022012
 

Matt Bishop conducted an interview with Megadeth guitarist Chris Broderick during the recently completed Gigantour. You can now watch the chat below.

Gigantour — the critically acclaimed package festival founded in 2005 by Megadeth — made its highly anticipated return for the first time since 2008. The multi-artist bill kicked off on January 26 in Camden, New Jersey and wrapped on March 3 in Austin.

As previously reported, Megadeth will perform its 1992 album,Countdown To Extinction, in its entirety on September 7 at Teatro Caupolican in Santiago, Chile.  Continue reading »

Mar 252012
 

Megadeth guitarist Chris Broderick chats with WatchMojo about Gigantour, being part of the Big 4 shows with Metallica, Anthrax and Slayer, and they also discuss the guitar retreat he ran with Testament‘s Alex Skolnick. Check out the chat below:

Gigantour — the critically acclaimed package festival founded in 2005 by Megadeth — made its highly anticipated return for the first time since 2008. The multi-artist bill — with metal heavyweights Motörhead, Volbeat and Lacuna Coil all personally picked by Mustaine — kicked off on January 26 in Camden, New Jersey and wrapped on March 3 in Austin. Continue reading »

Feb 262012
 

Megadeth guitarist Chris Broderick recently spoke with Brandon Marshall at Denver-based Westword.com. An excerpt from the interview is available below:

Westword: You will be making your second appearance at the Fillmore with Megadeth on February 28. Do you feel a certain pride when playing in front of a hometown crowd?

Broderick: “I would call it more pressure than pride (laughs).”  Continue reading »