According to a press statement, within the book Dave "reveals the process of establishing Megadeth’s lineup and hiring the band and supporting cast. He details the pains of trying to handle the ensuing success, and ultimately the pressure of fame and fortune that caused the band to finally break-up. He also takes a hard look at the music landscape of the late eighties-early nineties."
“Rust In Peace put the band on the map," said Guns N' Roses guitarist Slash in his foreword to the book. "It made Megadeth a household name… I certainly understand why every important Rust In Peace anniversary is celebrated as a pivotal moment for both Megadeth and for heavy metal.”
The book will be released on September 8 in the United States, with a UK release date expected around the same time. Stay tuned to Kerrang! for all the details.