Author Archives: Chrissy Mauck

Guitar World Shows Off the New Monarkhs

In a video shot at the 2016 NAMM Show in Anaheim, Calif., Jackson’s Peter Wichers talks to Guitar World about the all-new single cutaway Monarkh, available in Pro Series, X Series and JS Series to fit all budgets. As Wichers … Continue reading

Guitar World Runs Through New Jackson Artist Gear

Jackson has several new outstanding artist models available in 2016, and Guitar World was there to capture a rundown of some of the newest signature models during the recent NAMM show in Anaheim, Calif. Watch as Jackson’s Peter Wichers gives … Continue reading

Guitarist Magazine Spotlights Def Leppard

In its March 2016 issue (No. 404), UK’s Guitarist magazine included a multi-spread feature on Def Leppard guitarists Phil Collen and Viv Campbell. The Q&A discussion covers the band’s comeback album, the rules of Leppard riffing, guitar technique and gear. … Continue reading

Act of Defiance’s Chris Broderick Breaks Down New Signature Models

Act of Defiance guitarist Chris Broderick swung by the Jackson booth at the 2016 NAMM Show to unveil his new Jackson signature guitars — a USA Signature Soloist HT6 and a USA Signature Soloist HT7. As well as giving a … Continue reading

Smithsonian Profiles Anthrax in New Video

You know you’ve made your mark on American culture when the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of American History takes note. In 2016, Anthrax will celebrate its 35th anniversary as a band with the Feb. 26 release of new album For All … Continue reading

Brian Tichy Enjoys Covering Rhoads’ Iconic ‘Mr. Crowley’ Solo

Former Whitesnake drummer Brian Tichy co-founded the “Randy Rhoads Remembered” concert event back in 2013 and continues to proudly lead the tribute event. Watch below to see Tichy on his Jackson axe as he partnered with Korn drummer Ray Luzier, … Continue reading