With their Countdown to Extinction 25th Anniversary Tour kicking off in early November, Megadeth will be lighting up the Marquee Theatre on Saturday, December 8.
God and Dave Mustaine only know how the mayhem will play out in the concrete jungle of the most-definitely-going-to-be cramped venue -- especially given Mustaine's long streak of crazy. What streak, you ask?
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See more just announced gigs in this week's roundup.
Bloc Party: With Dum Dum Girls, Sunday, Dec. 9, 7 p.m., $23. Marquee Theatre, 730 N. Mill Ave., Tempe, 480-829-0707.
Megadeth: With Kyng, Saturday, Dec. 8, 6:30 p.m., Price TBA. Marquee Theatre, 730 N. Mill Ave., Tempe, 480-829-0707.
O'Death: With The World/Inferno Friendship Society, Wednesday, Dec. 12, 8 p.m., $12/$14. Crescent Ballroom, 308 N. 2nd Ave., Phoenix, 602-716-2222.
DJ QBert: With DJ Radar, Saturday, Nov. 3, 9 p.m., $15. The Monarch Theatre, 122 E. Washington St., Phoenix, 602-692-9633.
Rock The Bells Tour: With Bone Thugs-n-Harmony, Friday, Dec. 14, 6:30 p.m., $35. Marquee Theatre, 730 N. Mill Ave., Tempe, 480-829-0707.
Gary War: With Purple Pilgrims, Sleep Money, & Body of Light, Wednesday, Oct. 24, 9 p.m., free. Yucca Tap Room, 29 W. Southern Ave., Tempe, 480-967-4777.
Wonder 9: With Jack Beats, Saturday, Nov. 10, 8 p.m., Price TBA. Marquee Theatre, 730 N. Mill Ave., Tempe, 480-829-0707.
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