MEGADETH’s DAVE MUSTAINE And GIBSON Announce Flying V EXP Rust In Peace Guitar

Gibson has introduced the restricted Dave Mustaine Flying V EXP Rust In Peace. Named after the album that set a brand new customary for heavy steel, this guitar will rock you out of this world with its Alien Tech Inexperienced end.

The Gibson Dave Mustaine Flying V EXP Rust In Peace artist mannequin delivers the highly effective, heavy sound and distinctive enjoying efficiency that Dave calls for. The 25.5″ scale mahogany neck has an ebony fretboard with a compound fretboard radius, 24 medium jumbo frets, two-tone inexperienced/pearloid Rust In Peace diamond inlays, an Explorer-style headstock with Grover Mini Rotomatic tuners with Kidney buttons, a Graph Tech nut, and Dave Mustaine‘s signature on the truss rod cowl. The mahogany Flying V-style physique is provided with a Tune-O-Matic bridge, a Cease Bar tailpiece, and a Dave Mustaine signature Seymour Duncan Thrash Issue pickup set. The Alien Tech Inexperienced nitrocellulose lacquer end is complemented by black chrome {hardware}. A Rust In Peace customized hardshell case can be included, with a Dave Mustaine signature Richter Strap contained in the case.

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Gibson is really honored to be working with Mustaine, a guitarist, songwriter, and bandleader who fashioned MEGADETH on the daybreak of the American thrash steel motion. Mustaine has bought 38 million data worldwide, earned six platinum albums, and is a Grammy Award winner, most cancers survivor, and an authorized first diploma black belt in Ukidokan Karate, and Songahm Taekwondo, an honorary fourth diploma black belt and Goodwill Ambassador within the World Taekwondo Federation, and is presently on the way in which to a primary diploma black belt in Gracie Barra Jiu-Jitsu.

In February 2021, Gibson formally introduced a brand new partnership with Mustaine, who joined the corporate as a Model Ambassador. The brand new Dave Mustaine Assortment will span acoustic and electrical guitars throughout Gibson, Epiphone and Kramer.

Ranked No. 1 by Joel McIver in “The 100 Biggest Metallic Guitarists” guide, Mustaine godfathered fast-heavy-metal guitar generations, first as the unique lead guitarist for METALLICA, after which because the founding father of legendary MEGADETH.

In 1983, Mustaine based MEGADETH, and the band launched its first album two years later, established Dave and his bandmates as pioneers within the thrash steel motion. The band has since bought 38 million albums worldwide, together with 5 consecutive platinum or multi-platinum albums within the U.S., whereas garnering 12 Grammy nominations. MEGADETH additionally landed a 2017 Grammy for “Greatest Metallic Efficiency” for “Dystopia”, the title observe of the band’s 2016 album.

Previous to MEGADETH, Mustaine was an early member of METALLICA. Earlier than leaving the band in 1983, he had co-written a half dozen songs that would seem on METALLICA‘s first two albums.

Within the online game area, Mustaine composed the Grammy-nominated MEGADETH observe “Sudden Dying” for the 2010 launch “Guitar Hero: Warriors Of Rock”. The sport additionally featured two different Mustaine-composed MEGADETH songs: 1990’s “Holy Wars… The Punishment Due” and 2009’s “This Day We Battle!”

MEGADETH not too long ago accomplished work on its sixteenth studio album, “The Sick, The Dying And The Useless”, for a tentative September 2022 launch.

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