Author Archives: Pauline France

Hirax Release “El Rostro De La Muerte” Video

California-based thrashers Hirax released a riveting music video for “El Rostro De La Muerte,” the title track off their 2010 album. The video includes subtitles in Spanish. Check it out below, and visit Hirax’s website here.

Iron Maiden Announce 2012 Tour Dates

We’ve got some great news for Iron Maiden fans. The band recently announced a series of show dates for a 2012 tour they dubbed “Maiden England World Tour.” Tickets go on sale March 2. Dates are below. 21st June – … Continue reading

Phil Collen Makes Guest Appearance In New Oedipus Album, Expresses Thoughts on Whitney Houston’s Death

Looks like Jackson signature artist Phil Collen has been keeping busy. Aside from his longtime gig as lead guitarist for Def Leppard, fronting his new side project Manraze, and recording theme songs for movies, Collen now made a guest appearance … Continue reading

Manraze Release “Take On The World” Video

As previously reported, Phil Collen-led band Manraze wrote the theme song for British Superbike racing documentary, The Showdown: I Superbiker II. The new track, titled “Take On The World,” now has a full video. Check out the action below:

Metal Mike Chlasciak Featured In Berklee College Of Music’s Podcast

Jackson artist Metal Mike Chlasciak was spotlighted in in Berklee College of Music’s “Sounds of Berklee” iTunes podcast last month. In a recent statement, Chlasciak, who attended Berklee from 1990-1994, said he we was “psyched” to be featured on the … Continue reading

Phil Demmel Checks In From The Eighth Plague Tour

Machine Head guitarist and Jackson signature artist Phil Demmel recently granted an interview, where he discussed his rig setup, his gear and the Eighth Plague tour that the band is currently headlining. Watch below, and catch tour dates here: