Ellefson was the original bass player in the band, joining Mustaine (who’d just been kicked out of Metallica) in 1983, and staying through the band’s split in 2002. Two years later, Mustaine reactivated the band sans Ellefson, but he’d eventually rejoin in 2010, and is still with the band today.
To many metal fans, a band with Dave Mustaine and the late ‘Dimebag’ Darrell would have been a dream pairing. And as Mustaine tells us, it almost happened.
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