Author Archives: Chrissy Mauck

9 Jaw-Dropping Jackson Custom Shop Models

Jackson kicked off the 2016 NAMM Show on Wednesday night with a viewing of its Custom Shop guitars.  It was an insane collection, and below we’ve highlighted 9 jaw droppers. Jackson Soloist Double Neck 6/12 Inspired by a Marine aircraft … Continue reading

Total Guitar Features Northlane’s Josh Smith and his Jackson B-7

Aussie metaller Josh Smith of Northlane got some play in the January issue of Total Guitar, along with his favorite guitar – his Jackson B-7 in Seafoam Green. “It’s an alder body with a bolt-on maple neck,” describes Smith. “The … Continue reading

How Many Bass Guitars Does David Ellefson Own?

Anthrax Premiere New Song ‘Breathing Lightning’

On Sunday night (Jan. 3), thrash metal giants Anthrax premiered brand new song “Breathing Lightning” on the BBC Radio 1 Rock Show with Daniel P. Carter. “Lyrically, it’s another song that was influenced by Stephen King,” Jackson signature guitarist Scott … Continue reading

David Ellefson Gets Animated in New Megadeth Video

Bassist David Ellefson and the rest of his Megadeth bandmates get an animated treatment in the new video for “The Threat is Real,” which has already racked up more than half a million YouTube views since its mid-December launch. The … Continue reading

French Metallers Kadinja Drop New Video for ‘Episteme’

French djent band Kadinja recently dropped a new video for “Episteme.” Directed by Camille De Saint Jean and Pilou Guetta, the clip features the band performing in a live studio space. Check the video below starring some serious Jackson SLAT … Continue reading