Author Archives: Jeff Owens

U.S. Big Four Show!

At long last, here’s the news you’ve wanted to hear for many months now: The Big Four are going to play in the United States. At the Big Four Festival, the four heaviest bands of all time will share the … Continue reading

Damned Things on Jägermeister Music Tour

Here’s Jackson signature artist Scott Ian and the rest of his band mates in the Damned Things touting the 26-date January-February 2011 Jägermeister Music Tour, on which they’re appearing with Buckcherry, Hellyeah and All That Remains. Tour dates kicked off … Continue reading

Sleigh Bells Rock Jackson DK2T in New Vid

Here’s New York noise-pop duo Sleigh Bells in their new video for all-needles-in-the-red single “Infinity Guitars.” Do note that alluringly bat-wielding vocalist Alexis Krauss is joined just over a minute in by the act’s other half, Jackson-wielding guitarist and songwriter … Continue reading

Def Leppard’s Collen Plays New Signature Model on CNN

CNN cameras caught longtime Jackson friend and signature artist Phil Collen shredding a slow blues in E on his newest signature model, the PC Supreme, at a Jackson showcase pre-show event on Wednesday, Jan. 12, in Anaheim, Calif. In the … Continue reading

Phil Collen Introduces the new PC Supreme

Def Leppard’s Phil Collen introduces the new PC Supreme during the 2011 Jackson Showcase in Anaheim.

Megadeth's Chris Broderick Reacts to His Finished Soloist

After exhaustively laboring over the design and features with the Jackson Custom Shop, Chris Broderick finally sees his finished signature Soloist in the flesh at the 2011 Jackson Showcase booth. His immediate and initial reaction? “I love it,” he professed. … Continue reading