Mustaine performing with Megadeth in 2010.
|Birth name||David Scott Mustaine|
|Born||September 13, 1961
La Mesa, California, U.S.
|Genres||Heavy metal, thrash metal, speed metal, hard rock|
|Occupations||Musician, singer-songwriter, producer, actor, author, manager|
|Instruments||Guitar, vocals, piano|
|Labels||Loud, Combat, Capitol, Sanctuary, Roadrunner|
|Associated acts||Megadeth, Metallica, MD.45|
|Jackson King V Signature model
ESP DV8 Signature model
Various Dean VMNT Signature model
David Mustaine (born September 13, 1961 in La Mesa, California) is the lead guitarist, songwriter and singer for the heavy metal band Megadeth. Mustaine was also a former Metallica guitarist and co-songwriter in the band's early history. He was fired from the band due to his drug and alcohol addictions.