recently caught up with MEGADETH
bassist David Ellefson
for a bried Year In Review interview. It is available below:
Q: What was your personal theme song this year and why?
’s 'Feuer Frei
'. After playing on several festivals with them this year, there is NOTHING more metal than attaching a flame thrower to your face and spewing 12-foot flames during the show with your bandmates!"
Q: What’s the most embarrassing or funny thing that happened on tour this year? Tell us the story!
Ellefson: "Chuck Billy
frontman) throwing Chris Broderick
's birthday cake from the stage into the crowd at a show in Calgary, Canada."
Q: What’s the biggest lesson you learned this year?
Ellefson: "Live in the moment because that’s where the action is."
Q: What’s the coolest thing you discovered this year?
Ellefson: "ToonTrack drum programs and Logic Express for the Mac."
Q: What’s your new year’s resolution?
Ellefson: "To keep doing what I’m doing."
In addition, Ellefson has issued his Top Ten Album Of 2010 for Roadrunner Records. It is as follows:
- THE BIG FOUR - Live From Sofia, Bulgaria (DVD)
- MEGADETH - Rust In Peace Live
- ACCEPT - Blood Of The Nations
- DISTURBED - Asylum
- HALFORD - Halford IV: Made Of Metal
- PANTERA - A Decade Of Dominance
- SOULFLY - Omen
- THERION - Sitra Ahra
- AVENGED SEVENFOLD - Nightmare
- MOTÖRHEAD - The World Is Yours