Dave Mustaine Says He’s Open To Kiko Loureiro Coming Back To Megadeth

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During a chat with Brazil’s Rádio Kiss FM, Dave Mustaine opened up about the possibility of Kiko Loureiro returning to Megadeth in the future. When asked about the likelihood of Kiko joining the band on stage for a song at an upcoming concert, Mustaine expressed his openness to the idea, acknowledging that Kiko had left Megadeth to prioritize his family.

Mustaine emphasized his respect for Kiko’s decision to step away from the band for personal reasons and highlighted the importance of family commitments. While Mustaine indicated that he would be open to Kiko’s return if the timing aligned in the future, he also recognized the complexities involved in such a decision.

Reflecting on Kiko’s departure in 2023, Mustaine revealed that Teemu Mäntysaari from Wintersun would be filling in for Kiko during the band’s upcoming shows. Despite feeling disappointed about Kiko’s exit, Mustaine praised Kiko’s professionalism and assistance in finding a suitable replacement. Mustaine expressed confidence in Mäntysaari’s abilities and appreciated Kiko’s contributions to the transition process.

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