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Just Announced: Megadeth, Rock the Bells Tour, and More

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?

This streak:

See also: Dave Mustaine Says Obama Staged Fast and Furious Gunwalking Scandal, Aurora, Colorado, and Sikh Temple Shootings See also: 10 Most Ridiculous Claims Made By Megadeth's Dave Mustaine See also: Dave Mustaine's Advice for Starving Women in Africa: "Put a Plug in It"

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.

Sarah Brightman: Sunday, March 31, 7:30 p.m., $48-$130. Comerica Theatre, 400 W. Washington St., Phoenix, 602-379-2800.

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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Richard Noel
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