Watch Dave Mustaine celebrate Memorial Day – and promote Megadeth’s own beer – using his new signature Gibson Flying V

Dave Mustaine
(Image credit: Megadeth/Twitter)

Ever since it was announced Dave Mustaine was parting ways with Dean Guitars and teaming up with Gibson for a new line of signature electric guitars, the guitar world has been waiting patiently to see one of the new six-strings being put through its paces.

While we’ve been treated to a slew of images and some preliminary spec sheets, we’ve yet to see the new models in the hands of the Megadeth riff maestro himself… until now.

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Matt Owen
Senior Staff Writer,

Matt is a Senior Staff Writer, writing for Guitar World, Guitarist and Total Guitar. He has a Masters in the guitar, a degree in history, and has spent the last 16 years playing everything from blues and jazz to indie and pop. When he’s not combining his passion for writing and music during his day job, Matt records for a number of UK-based bands and songwriters as a session musician.