I’ve never had much exposure to the music of Megadeth, but I was here for the reading to support Craig and ended up learning some very interesting things about Menza’s life. A deeply talented artist he seemed to never wanted to be defined simply as the “drummer for Megadeth.”
“I don’t like anyone thinking of me in such one dimensional terms,” said Menza.
I can relate.
Some of the funnier rimshots include one about what kind of shampoo he used (none, sorry!) and a time he met Bjork and surprised her by liking her music.
Here are some of the highlights I captured of the book reading!