Author Archives: Chrissy Mauck

‘Jackson is the Company that Could’ – Chris Broderick

“The first thing that really intrigued me about Jackson was they were like the company that could,” said Act of Defiance guitarist Chris Broderick. “When I was talking to them I was like, ‘is there any chance we could maybe … Continue reading

Artists Share Gear and Tour Tips in Guitar World‘s Summer Slam

In its July issue, Guitar World is running an article called “Summer Slam” which features several Jackson artists including Lamb of God’s Mark Morton, Death Angel’s Rob Cavestany, Act of Defiance’s Chris Broderick and Conan Gonzalez of Exmortus. The artists … Continue reading

Hell Yes, Slipknot’s Mick Thomson Has Joined the Jackson Family

  As some astute Slipknot fans have been speculating about on social media after catching the metal act live, lead guitarist Mick Thomson has in fact joined our stellar Jackson artist roster. Thomson’s arrival heralds the induction of one of … Continue reading

Jackson Speed Round with Corey Beaulieu

How do you think Trivium’s Corey Beaulieu performed when he took the Jackson Speed Round challenge? Do you think he flew through it with ease, or got a bit stumped? Can you guess the one celebrity he would freak out … Continue reading

Ellefson Explains X Series Concert Bass Pickups and Tone Controls

In an exclusive interview with Jackson, Megadeth bassist David Ellefson goes into detail about the feature set for his 2016 redesigned  X Series Signature David Ellefson Concert  CBX IV and CBX V. “One of the upgrades that we did both … Continue reading

‘Game of Thrones’ Transforms Scott Ian Into a White Walker

For a recent Bloodworks episode, host Scott Ian goes behind the scenes of HBO’s Game of Thrones to explore the gruesome special effects and make-up that bring the hit show to life. In the clip below, the Anthrax guitarist shadows … Continue reading