Warner/Chappell Signs Megadeth's Dave Mustaine
November 18, 2013 at 3:16 PM (PT)
WARNER/CHAPPELL MUSIC has signed a worldwide publishing agreement with renowned MEGADETH singer/songwriter/guitarist DAVE MUSTAINE. Effective immediately, WARNER/CHAPPELL will administer MUSTAINE’s songwriting from MEGADETH’s recently released album, Super Collider, as well as future songwriting.
"I am very excited about this new partnership with WARNER/CHAPPELL," MUSTAINE said. "I am glad to be reuniting with a hero of mine, JON PLATT, and industry legend GREG SOWDERS. I have never been happier."
"As a singer, songwriter and guitarist, DAVE MUSTAINE has virtually defined heavy metal music for the past three decades," WARNER/CHAPPELL MUSIC Pres./Creative - NORTH AMERICA JON PLATT said. "Since founding MEGADETH, DAVE has built a body of work that serves as the benchmark for an entire genre. Today, MEGADETH remains a vital force, and DAVE continues to rank among rock’s most creative and influential musicians and composers. We are thrilled to welcome him to WARNER/CHAPPELL.”