Megadeth frontman Dave Mustaine shared on Monday (June 17) that he has been recognized with throat most cancers. In consequence, most Megadeth reveals for this 12 months might be canceled. Nonetheless he did say that the Megacruise — slated for Oct. 13-18 — will nonetheless occur.
“I’ve been diagnosed with throat cancer. It’s clearly something to be respected and faced head on – but I’ve faced obstacles before. I’m working closely with my doctors, and we’ve mapped out a treatment plan which they feel has a 90% success rate. Treatment has already begun,” Mustaine, 57, shared with followers.
“Unfortunately, this requires that we cancel most shows this year. The 2019 Megacruise will happen, and the band will be a part of it in some form. All up to date information will be at megadeth.com as we get it. Megadeth will be back on the road ASInternet.”
“In the meantime, Kiko, David, Dirk and I are within the studio, engaged on the observe as much as Dystopia – which I can’t wait for everybody to listen to. I’m so grateful for my complete staff – household, docs, band members, trainers, and extra,” he continued. Guitarist/singer Mustaine shaped the band in Los Angeles in 1983 after getting fired from Metallica, constructing the group into one of many foremost thrash steel acts on the planet and releasing greater than a dozen albums by 2016’s Dystopia. A spokesperson for the group couldn’t be reached for futher remark at press time.
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I’ve been recognized with throat most cancers. It’s clearly one thing to be revered and confronted head on – however I’ve confronted obstacles earlier than. I’m working intently with my docs, and we’ve mapped out a remedy plan which they really feel has a 90% success fee. Remedy has already begun. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Sadly, this requires that we cancel most reveals this 12 months. The 2019 Megacruise will occur, and the band might be part of it in some type. All updated data might be at megadeth.com as we get it. Megadeth might be again on the street ASInternet. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ In the meantime, Kiko, David, Dirk and I are within the studio, engaged on the observe as much as Dystopia – which I can’t wait for everybody to listen to. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ I’m so grateful for my complete staff – household, docs, band members, trainers, and extra. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ I’ll maintain everybody posted. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ See you quickly, Dave Mustaine