Dave Mustaine

Dave Mustaine
Megadeth performing in San Antonio, Texas (27420120171).jpg
Mustaine performing in 2016
Background information
Birth nameDavid Scott Mustaine
Born (1961-09-13) September 13, 1961 (age 57)[1]
La Mesa, California, U.S.
Genres
Occupation(s)Singer-songwriter, guitarist, producer, actor, author, talent manager
InstrumentsGuitar, vocals
Years active1978–present
LabelsLoud, Combat, Capitol, Sanctuary, Roadrunner, Tradecraft
Associated actsMegadeth, Metallica, MD.45, Red Lamb,[2] www.megadeth.com

David Scott Mustaine (born September 13, 1961) is an American guitarist, singer, songwriter, actor and author. He is best known as the co-founder, lead vocalist, guitarist and primary songwriter of the American heavy metal band Megadeth,[3] as well as the original lead guitarist of the American band Metallica.

Early life

David Scott Mustaine was born September 13, 1961, in La Mesa, California,[4] to Emily (née David) and John Mustaine. His father was of French, German, Canadian, Irish and Finnish descent,[5][6] whereas his mother was a German Jew emigrant.[7][8] He was brought up as a Jehovah's Witness.[9]

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