Author Archives: Chrissy Mauck

Jackson SLATXMGQ 3-6 Soloist Earns Premier Guitar Gear Award

Premier Guitar has awarded the Jackson X Series SLATXMGQ 3-6 Soloist guitar with a Premier Gear award. In a review appearing online now and in the magazine’s January issue, PG’s Joe Charupakorn proclaims this to be “the sort of instrument … Continue reading

Trivium’s Corey Beaulieu on his Signature X Series Guitars

Trivium fans had been hitting up lead guitarist Corey Beaulieu for quite a while now, wanting to know when there might be a more affordable version of his Jackson USA signature guitars available. Earlier this fall, Jackson delivered, adding the … Continue reading

See Inside the Jackson NAMM Booth

Take a look at the Jackson Showcase from the 2015 NAMM Show, where several brand-new Jackson models are on display. The video will give you an eyeful of new signature models from Phil Demmel and Misha Mansoor, in addition to … Continue reading

You Shred, I’ll Shred

Ever wonder what it would be like if Phil Demmel had to get a 9 to 5 job? So did we…

Revocation Morph Into Geezers for Latest Video

Massachusetts thrash metal outfit Revocation dropped a hilarious new music video this week for “The Grip Tightens.” In the David Brodsky directed clip, the foursome appear as geezers who reunite for one last show at a nursing home. “The Grip … Continue reading

Learn How to Play Death Angel’s “Seemingly Endless Time”

Death Angel’s Rob Cavestany demonstrates how to play the riffs on “Seemingly Endless Time.” Watch this playthisriff.com video below.