Watch Megadeth Perform "Peace Sells" Live in Detroit in 1986

Megadeth leader Dave Mustaine was born on this day in 1961. In celebration of his 57th birthday, check out this vintage clip of Megadeth performing their classic “Peace Sells” at the Token Lounge in Detroit on October 28, 1986—just a little more than a month after Peace Sells… But Who’s Buying? was released.

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Richard Bienstock

Rich is the co-author of the best-selling Nöthin' But a Good Time: The Uncensored History of the '80s Hard Rock Explosion. He is also a recording and performing musician, and a former editor of Guitar World magazine and executive editor of Guitar Aficionado magazine. He has authored several additional books, among them Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck, the companion to the documentary of the same name.