Author Archives: Chrissy Mauck

Misha Mansoor’s Latest Go-to Jackson Juggernaut Is …

Periphery guitarist Misha Mansoor received the prototype of his Jackson limited edition signature Juggernaut HT6 in Matte Lambo Orange to approve during the recording of new album Select Difficulty. The guitar was so excellent that not only did he sign … Continue reading

A #TBT Moment with Metallica as We Await New Album

Like the rest of the metal world, we’re getting pretty fired up for the new Metallica album coming Nov. 18.  The band  has been hyping Hardwired … To Self Destruct with recent television performances and teaser clips from the studio. … Continue reading

Metal Allegiance to Perform in Anaheim

Like the comic book heroes of The Avengers franchise, the men and women who’ve assembled on the stage and in the studio as Metal Allegiance come and go as they please, but each arrive armed with unique mythologies and classic … Continue reading

See Travis LeVrier’s New Playthrough for Entheos’ ‘New Light’

Travis LeVrier, who recently left Scale the Summit for Entheos offers an excellent playthrough video for “New Light.” Watch the clip, featuring LeVrier on his custom Jackson Soloist below.

New Single and Video from Amaranthe; New Album on its Way

Swedish cutting edge rock band Amaranthe have dropped a video for the new memorable single “That Song,” which will appear on upcoming album Maximalism. “The time has come to unveil ‘That Song’ to the world,” said guitarist Olof Mörck, who … Continue reading

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