Megadeth's David Ellefson ranks the best (and worst) albums from his career

David Ellefson
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It’s 36 years and counting since David Ellefson joined Megadeth, and despite an eight-year stint outside the band, when he worked in A&R for Peavey from 2002 to 2010, he’s never really stopped recording and touring. 

In the last decade, he’s established several businesses outside Megadeth under the banner of Ellefson Music Productions, which today runs to a record label, a booking agency, solo albums, books, movie production, and a coffee brand, not to mention solo bass clinics and collaborations with many other musicians. 

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