Author Archives: Chrissy Mauck

Backstage Pass with Def Leppard’s Phil Collen

Jackson recently hooked up with Def Leppard guitarist Phil Collen for a backstage look at his current touring rig. In the video below, Collen shows off some of his favorite Jackson axes, and also explains how a few of them … Continue reading

Who Inspired the Demmel Tide Fade Finishes?

In an exclusive video with Jackson, Machine Head’s Phil Demmel explains who and what inspired the newest finishes to be added to his Pro Series signature lineup. Any guesses? Demmel also gives a quick rundown of some of the other … Continue reading

Ola Englund Demos the Pro Series Monarkh

Swedish metaller Ola Englund has posted a demo video of the Jackson Pro Series Monarkh. In the clip below, Englund runs through a few of its key features including set-neck construction, ebony fingerboard, active Seymour Duncan Blackout pickups, and then … Continue reading

Jackson 7-String Action During Lower Than Atlantis’ Set at Reading Fest

English rockers Lower Than Atlantis debuted new single “Work For It” mid-August, giving fans the first taste of a new album that’s in the works. According to singer/guitarist Mike Duce, the band is living by a “write three, record three” … Continue reading

Watch Misha Mansoor’s Playthrough of Periphery Single ‘Marigold’

Periphery has posted a new video featuring an instrumental playthrough of new single “Marigold” by guitarist Misha Mansoor. Watch below as the Jackson signature artist deftly attacks the fretboard on a pair of his six-string USA Signature Misha Mansoor Juggernaut … Continue reading

See New Innovative Anthrax Stop Motion Video

Anthrax has released a new Jack Bennett-directed stop motion video for latest single “Monster at the End,” and its both innovative and awesome. The original concept was to have four still photographers placed strategically on a Florida set while the … Continue reading