Aug 9th

"Freewheel Burning" by Ellefson. From the LP NO COVER, in stores 10/3.

David Ellefson - Bass | Thöm Häzäert, Jason McMaster - Lead Vocals | Andy Martongelli, Gus G, Andy James - Guitar | Dave McClain - Drums

Originally recorded by Judas Priest.

Video/Artwork : Melody Myers | Designed By Melody

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Aug 7th

For a limited time, we have released a special 3 song NO COVER preview EP exclusively on Bandcamp, featuring 3 finished tracks from the upcoming Ellefson NO COVER LP, including "Wasted" (Def Leppard), featuring Frank Hannon Music of Tesla the Band, "Freewheel Burning" (Judas Priest) featuring Jason McMaster of Dangerous Toys, and our take on the Lemmy Kilmister Motörhead classic "Love Me Like A Reptile", featuring DORO and Megadeth alumni Chuck Behler and Greg Handevidt!

Cover: Melody Myers | Designed By Melody

Aug 6th

A little podcast activity from this morning !

Aug 4th


In a few moments, Ellefson vocalist Thöm Häzäert will be going live joining the legendary Mark Mendoza of Twisted Sister on his podcast Area 22 Productions!!

Tune in!

Aug 3rd


Plus, the World Premiere of ELLEFSON'S version of JUDAS PRIEST

classic FREEWHEEL BURNING. Our friends in Ellefson, featuring

David Ellefson of MEGADETH, Thom Häzäert, Jason McMaster,

Andy Martongelli, Gus G., Andy James & Dave McClain, have recorded

a preview from the upcoming LP Release: "NO COVER".

Aug 2nd

T-Minus 30 minutes!!! 7 EST/6 CST, join David Ellefson and Thöm Häzäert with special guests Charlie Benante Official of Anthrax, Chris Jericho, Mark Mendoza of Twisted Sister, Dave "The Snake" Sabo of SKID ROW, and Mistress Juliya, as we kick off Episode 2 of Tribute Wars!!

Jul 31st

New NO COVER interview with my friend Metal Sanaz!!

Jul 31st

It premiered last night across the country on Nights with Alice Cooper!! Now you can check out the full version of the Ellefson version of the Def Leppard classic "WASTED"! David Ellefson - Bass | Thöm Häzäert - Lead Vocals | Jacob Bunton (Mick Mars, Lynam) Vocals | Frank Hannon Music (Tesla) - Guitar | Andy Martongelli - Guitar | Dave McClain (Sacred Reich) - Drums | Ron "Bumblefoot" Thal - Additional Vocals

FROM THE ALBUM NO COVER - IN STORES 10/2 ON COMBAT RECORDS! Pre-order the album, exclusive merch, gear, and experiences at

Produced by David Ellefson, Thom Hazaert, and Andy Martongelli

Mixed by: Alessio Garavello at Rogue Studios in Wembley, England

Mastered by: Maor Appelbaum at Maor Appelbaum Mastering

Additional Production and Engineering - Matt LaPlant at Madtown Mix Studios, Madison, WI

Cover/Video - Melody Myers | Designed By Melody

Jul 31st

The birthplace of Megadeth video I filmed a few years back. Good memories of a historical moment..

Jul 31st

Fun times down musical history lane with TODDCastPodcast!

Aug 2nd

Join us as we kickoff season 2 of TRIBUTE WARS, with your hosts David Ellefson and Thom Hazaert, joined by the lovely Tribute Wars hostess Juliya!! Meet the new judges for Episode 2, and some familiar faces, as we are joined by a panel of Rock (and Wrestling) legends including Charlie Benante (Anthrax), Chris Jericho, Mark Mendoza (Twisted Sister), and Dave "Snake" Sabo (Skid Row)!!