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Megadeth vs. Metallica

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Posted by -Valhalla- on 07.06.2006 at 03:18
Megadeth and Metallica have been trying to out do eachother for years. Dave Mustaine was an Ex-Metallica guitarist, and made Megadeth to show that he doesn't need metallica. Metallica the more popular of the two, cut thier hair, and sold out, touring with bands like Linkin Park, Limp Bizcuit. Meanwhile, Megadeth's still going strong. Who's better? Would you rather go to see live?

In my opinion Megadeth is the better of the two. Metallica is a bunch of fatheads who have sucked balls since Ride The Lightning. Megadeth still sounds great, and has the Gigantour going, while Metallica is busy filming their next documentary about, whiney disagreements, and how the band is falling apart.



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Ganondox

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  18.09.2014 at 04:31
Eh, Metallica I guess, because James Hetfield is a better singer, though despite being a shitty singer Dave Mustaine can bring some intense stuff vocally. I will say Megadeth generally has better instrumentation, but Metallica has plenty of good songs as well, and I'm not a huge fan of thrash anyway so I don't really care.
lizardking_laah
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  18.09.2014 at 16:33
LoL, ok... I accept that's not been the best comment ever... It's just that compared to the last Metallica albums, Megadeth's are 'better' albums... They try to keep the same style (except by Risk and all those you said)... IMO, I think Megadeth's first 5 albums are a lilttle better than Metallica's first 5 albums...

Written by Marcel Hubregtse on 18.09.2014 at 02:01

Written by Guest on 17.09.2014 at 22:25

Megadeth keeps the same 'magic'...




Risk, World Needs Another Hero, Cryptic Writings, Youthanasia, Super Collider. All terribad albums as well.
John Sandman

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  01.12.2014 at 01:51
I love both bands but these days I listen a lot more to Megadeth than Metallica.

So Megadeth.
Maco

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  01.12.2014 at 03:48
I'll stick with Metallica. Sure they sold-out releasing crappy music for the masses, but then again, Megadeth did that too. Ride The Lightning is my favorite thrash metal album of all time, and also, the best album I've ever heard from the 80's
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Wingtorte

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  03.12.2014 at 05:30
Could never really sell myself on Megadeth. Just one of those bands like Anthrax that I could never stand, though the personalities involved played no small part in that. Not too say Metallica are any better in that respect, but at least I enjoyed their first two. That said I've never been much of a Metallica fan either.
ThunderAxe1989
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  04.01.2015 at 03:51
I too, could never get into Megadeth or Anthrax. So of course, I voted Metallica. I mostly like Metallica's Heavy metal material (...and justice, black album) much more than their early Bay Area Thrash stuff, I don't really like Bay Area Thrash, it's just honestly my personal taste.
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  04.01.2015 at 18:44
I like them both about equally. They both released some amazing albums, and they both released some terrible albums. I guess the one thing Metallica has over Megadeth is still being a good live band. I saw both bands multiple times and Mustaine's vocals were usually horrible and there's just nothing going on on stage, whereas Metallica actually look like they're having a blast and still perform most of the songs decently.
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The Nothingth

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  05.01.2015 at 02:02
Written by deadone on 05.01.2015 at 01:03

I saw Megadeth in 2009 and they were awesome live. Mustaine's vocals were good too. Same gig had Slayer and Tom Araya lost his vocals completely and Slayer played pretty much an instrumental set.

Metallica were better when I saw them live but not by any great margin.

I also saw them in 2009 or 2008 and Mustaine's vocals were decent, but every other time after that they sucked ass. Also, Shawn Drover is the most soulless drummer ever.

Although I guess that's still better than Lars Ulrich hitting half of the shit he's supposed to.
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ryanmetal2002

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  02.01.2016 at 08:42
I wish that they were both one band because i love both of them
Demonmayonnaise

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  23.01.2016 at 23:32
The classic eras from both bands are amazing. However later Megadeth owns Metallica.
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Masterchief

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  28.01.2016 at 21:31
Dave all life had problem, he wanted be bigger, he was pissed even 20 years after kicked out, all Megedeth idea was be better as Metallica, maybe that's why old Met albums where better, well heroin, drugs other idiot things he done, but later his plan worked, last 2 albums and well all after garaged metallica sucks, megadeth keeps on and all this BIG 4 is shit , Slayer sucks after Seasons, Anthrax, whole 90's and after albums are bad, crap, Metallica and Megadeth also wrote lame albums, even Symphony and Youthoneseia was good, Metallica put one good in 90's it was Black, cover album is cover, don't counts, well now seems Dave wicked plan worked
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  29.01.2016 at 14:05
Written by Bad English on 28.01.2016 at 21:31

Dave all life had problem, he wanted be bigger, he was pissed even 20 years after kicked out, all Megedeth idea was be better as Metallica, maybe that's why old Met albums where better, well heroin, drugs other idiot things he done, but later his plan worked, last 2 albums and well all after garaged metallica sucks, megadeth keeps on and all this BIG 4 is shit , Slayer sucks after Seasons, Anthrax, whole 90's and after albums are bad, crap, Metallica and Megadeth also wrote lame albums, even Symphony and Youthoneseia was good, Metallica put one good in 90's it was Black, cover album is cover, don't counts, well now seems Dave wicked plan worked


Nope, like I said in the Dystopia thread. Megadeth are nowhere near as big as Metallica. Metallica sells out gig where 50,000 can attend whereas Megadeth doesn't even sell out way way way smaller venues where 10,000 people can attend.
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Dima

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  29.01.2016 at 16:26
Written by Marcel Hubregtse on 29.01.2016 at 14:05

Nope, like I said in the Dystopia thread. Megadeth are nowhere near as big as Metallica. Metallica sells out gig where 50,000 can attend whereas Megadeth doesn't even sell out way way way smaller venues where 10,000 people can attend.


To help your case, in 2010 both performed in Sydney. Megadeth filled a 5500 capacity venue while Metallica got access to and filled a 21,000 capacity venue.
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Masterchief

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  29.01.2016 at 18:17
Well I did not thought that fact, but in many cases Met fans are not metalhedas, just know band and don't listen IMO metal music on regular bases, but Meg makes better albums as Met does now, as new albums, songs, they kick more as as Met does, seems only what they can do is sold concerts, but same time, I think ppl who listens metal on regular bases would be equally on boat cases, same time I have seen old ppl in some wasp concers what did listen band in 80's but hasnot pick up anything after 90's ...
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ANGEL REAPER

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  29.01.2016 at 19:52
Written by Marcel Hubregtse on 29.01.2016 at 14:05

Nope, like I said in the Dystopia thread. Megadeth are nowhere near as big as Metallica. Metallica sells out gig where 50,000 can attend whereas Megadeth doesn't even sell out way way way smaller venues where 10,000 people can attend.

thing is,the way they both sound live i would not pay and go to see them, based on show only .Both bands really started to show the signs of the old age ,for better or worse . Metallica can live on reputation (and contracts/deals/etc) only till they decide to quit ,but Megadeth (although a bit better band in my opinion) cant do that now and i think we are closer to day Dave ending it (or dragging it to oblivion till nobody cares).

Considering that there are less and less money to be made playing metal in this age we are lucky we can still see them both still kicking and filling any 5000 + people venues .
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Masterchief

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  29.01.2016 at 22:29
Written by ANGEL REAPER on 29.01.2016 at 19:52

Written by Marcel Hubregtse on 29.01.2016 at 14:05

Nope, like I said in the Dystopia thread. Megadeth are nowhere near as big as Metallica. Metallica sells out gig where 50,000 can attend whereas Megadeth doesn't even sell out way way way smaller venues where 10,000 people can attend.

thing is,the way they both sound live i would not pay and go to see them, based on show only .Both bands really started to show the signs of the old age ,for better or worse . Metallica can live on reputation (and contracts/deals/etc) only till they decide to quit ,but Megadeth (although a bit better band in my opinion) cant do that now and i think we are closer to day Dave ending it (or dragging it to oblivion till nobody cares).

Considering that there are less and less money to be made playing metal in this age we are lucky we can still see them both still kicking and filling any 5000 + people venues .


Metallica lives from fan boys and fab girls,.... ppl who has not checked albums after hight school still can see band and don't listend on regular bases
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ANGEL REAPER

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  29.01.2016 at 23:05
Written by Bad English on 29.01.2016 at 22:29

Metallica lives from fan boys and fab girls,.... ppl who has not checked albums after hight school still can see band and don't listend on regular bases

that too
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Masterchief

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  29.01.2016 at 23:08
Written by ANGEL REAPER on 29.01.2016 at 23:05

Written by Bad English on 29.01.2016 at 22:29

Metallica lives from fan boys and fab girls,.... ppl who has not checked albums after hight school still can see band and don't listend on regular bases

that too


it only makes then mig, todays metalheads, new born as young in age, we have another bands, met is past, but never be deleted what they did , history is engraved on CD's .. but now there are better bands
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