Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Megadeth announce Megadeth Pumpkin Instagram sweepstakes

Megadeth have announced the Megadeth Pumpkin Instagram Sweepstakes.

Fans are invited to grab a pumpkin and carve Megadeth’s name and/or Vic Rattlehead into it and send a photo using Instagram and the hashtag #megadethpumpkin.

The band will showcase the best entries on Megadeth’s Facebook page and choose a random winner to take home a $100 Amazon gift card and "Countdown To Extinction: Live" Deluxe Blu-ray/CD.

For complete contest details, visit

Currently on a month-long South American tour supporting Black Sabbath, Megadeth released “Countdown To Extinction: Live” last month; the release captures the band in concert on the 20th anniversary tour of the double-platinum 1992 album.

Megadeth were recorded and filmed at Los Angeles' Fox Theatre last December; the 2012 show sees the band performing the entire “Countdown To Extinction” album as well as playing other classics from their recorded catalog.

"Countdown To Extinction: Live" is available now on CD, DVD and Blu-ray.

On the road since the late spring release of their new album, “Super Collider”, Megadeth will launch a US tour November 23 in St. Paul, MN.

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