Ellefson Coffee Company Announces Another Year-End Celebration

Courtesy: Ellefson Coffee Company By Philip Sayblack Ellefson Coffee Company has announced a special new holiday event to celebrate its new retail outlets. The company will hold a special event Dec. 16 at Maverick Coffee in Scottsdale, AZ to celebrate the company’s expansion into that and a number of other stores nationwide. The event will take place from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. and will feature a number...

November 30th, 2017
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Combat Records To Rise Again

Courtesy: Combat Records/EMP Label Group/O'Donnell Media Group By Philip Sayblack Combat Records is coming back. EMP Label Group head Dave Ellefson announced this week that the label, which was one of the seminal punk and thrash labels from the 1980s, has been resurrected and will be part of the EMP Label Group family. The one-time powerhouse label shuttered its doors in the mid-2000s after its...

November 30th, 2017
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Ellefson Coffee Company To Mark Its Expansion Next Month With Hometown Party

Courtesy: O'Donnell Media Group By Philip Sayblack Ellefson Coffee Company is expanding its presence in its hometown, and its founder will be on hand to help mark the occasion.  . Dace Ellefson, the company’s founder (and Megadeth bassist) will return to his hometown (and his company’s home town) Nov. 18 to celebrate the birthday of Kat’s Hog Heaven, the latest of the town’s local retailers...

October 31st, 2017
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Ellefson Coffee Co. Partners With Breast Cancer Charity To Launch New Blend

Courtesy: Ellefson Coffee Company/O'Donnell Media Group By Philip Sayblack Ellefson Coffee Company has launched a new line to its coffee offerings. The brainchild of Megadeth bassist Dave Ellefson, the company has launched what it has dubbed Rock N’ Rose blend to its growing list of offerings.  According to a news release from the company, the new blend takes the place of the recently retired...

October 9th, 2017
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Ellefson Coffee Company Grand Opening Celebration Grows Again

Courtesy: Ellefson Coffee Company/O'Donnell Media Group By Philip Sayblack Next weekend’s grand opening of Ellefson Coffee Company’s first brick and mortar store keeps growing. The festivities for next weekend’s grand opening of Ellefson Coffee Company’s Jackson, MN store now include performances by two more acts.  Kik Tracee/Zen From Mars vocalist Stephen Shareaux and Bang Tango/Zen From...

April 1st, 2017
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Ellefson Partners With Pro Tone Pedals To Release New Pedal

Courtesy: Pro Tone Pedals By Philip Sayblack Megadeth bassist Dave Ellefson does not rest easily on his laurels. The musician turned entrepreneur announced this week a new partnership with Pro Tone Pedals to create a new guitar pedal.  The pedal, dubbed the “Dawn Patrol Chorus,” came to being after Pro Tone Pedals representatives approached Ellefson and proposed the idea. Ellefson stressed the...

March 4th, 2017
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Ellefson Coffee Co. Store To Hold Grand Opening This Spring

Courtesy: Ellefson Coffee Company/O'Donnell Media Group By Philip Sayblack Ellefson Coffee Company’s first ever brick and mortar store will hold its official grand opening this spring. The event will be held April 7 – 9.  It comes almost three months after the store held its soft opening, which was held Jan. 10.  The company is named after its founder, Megadeth bassist Dave Ellefson. The...

March 1st, 2017
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“Roast In Peace” Is Another Bold Success For Ellefson Coffee Company

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: Ellefson Coffee Company When Megadeth bassist Dave Ellefson made the decision last year to start up his own coffee company, the move was clearly a big risk.  That is because Ellefson has made a living making music and spreading that music around the world.  But of course all good things must come to an end.  Eventually Ellefson is going to hang up his bass and call it...

January 22nd, 2017

ECC’s Kenya Thrash Line Packs A Punch As Big As Megadeth’s Music

By Philip Sayblack Courtesy: Ellefson Coffee Company Megadeth bassist Dave Ellefson has been quite the busy figure in the past couple of years or so.  He started his own music label, EMP Label Group, in 2015.  He followed that up by starting up his own coffee company.  That company opened its first-ever brick and mortar outlet just recently in his home town of Jackson, MN.  The store features Megadeth...

January 15th, 2017