Tag Archives: Anthrax

New Jackson Signature Soloist™ Model for Anthrax's Ian

Jackson proudly honors a longtime friend and one of the most dexterous shredders in metal with a new signature Soloist guitar model. Debuting in spring 2011 is the Scott Ian T-1000 Soloist. Ian is a veritable thrash godfather who has … Continue reading

Sepultura’s Kisser to Sub For Ian at July Anthrax/Big Four Shows

In a statement released March 17, Anthrax guitarist Scott Ian announced that he will not play several mid-summer Anthrax appearances in Europe and the U.K., as he and his wife, Pearl, are expecting their first child in July. Sepultura guitarist … Continue reading

Big Four Announce July 3 Swedish Show

This just in: U.S. thrash metal’s celebrated Big Four have announced that they’ve just added to their scheduled list of historic concert appearances with a July 3, 2011, performance in Gothenburg, Sweden. Scandinavia is an especially vital metal stronghold, and … Continue reading

Big Four Bassists at N.Y. Clinic

Two of Jackson’s favorite bass shredders, Megedeth signature artist David Ellefson and fellow Big Four bassist Frank Bello of Anthrax, took part in what was surely a most slammin’ pair of bass amp clinics on Feb. 25 in a New … Continue reading

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

Big 4 DVD Goes U.S. Double Platinum

The Big 4 Live from Sofia, Bulgaria, the DVD release documenting a metallically historic summer 2010 European show featuring Metallica, Megadeth, Slayer and Anthrax—the “big four” of U.S. thrash metal—has now gone double platinum in the United States. Released in … Continue reading