David Ellefson

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United States, Bassist
November 12, 1964

David Warren Ellefson is an American bassist, co-founder and second-longest serving member of the American heavy metal band Megadeth from 1983 to 2002 and again from 2010. He has also been referred to as "Junior" to differentiate him from his bandmate Dave Mustaine, but does not go by this name professionally. Ellefson currently resides in Scottsdale, Arizona. In addition to playing bass guitar in Megadeth, Ellefson also has various side projects which include Temple of Brutality, F5, Killing Machine and Metal Allegiance.

  • David Ellefson: So, look, it's underway. I think that's the good news now - the album is officially underway. We've been writing it since late 2017 - our last show was in Buenos Aires, Argentina back in November of 2017.