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New Jackson Signature Models Are Some of the Craziest Dreams Coming True for Gus G.

Greek guitar hero Gus G. still remembers the moment his nine-year-old self was hooked by the electric guitar, courtesy of Peter Frampton’s Frampton Comes Alive. “My dad just had this vinyl collection which was mainly Greek music but when he … Continue reading

Misha Mansoor Offers Insight into the Making of Periphery’s ‘Select Difficulty’

In an exclusive video with Jackson, Periphery’s Misha Mansoor offers insight behind the making of latest album Select Difficulty, including its recording process, communication with his bandmates, injecting orchestral moments into the effort and their three-guitar attack. “Well the three … Continue reading

Dave Davidson Inspired by his Signature Warrior

The first time Revocation guitarist Dave Davidson ever saw a Jackson guitar was Marty Friedman’s Kelly. “I just remember being really struck by the angles and the edges and how everything looked really sharp and  crisp,” said Davidson. Davidson would later … Continue reading

Misha Mansoor’s Latest Go-to Jackson Juggernaut Is …

Periphery guitarist Misha Mansoor received the prototype of his Jackson limited edition signature Juggernaut HT6 in Matte Lambo Orange to approve during the recording of new album Select Difficulty. The guitar was so excellent that not only did he sign … Continue reading

‘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

‘Metal is Appealing to the Outcasts’

“I love heavy metal mostly because it’s appealing to the outcasts and awkward people, like myself,” says Exmortus singer and guitarist Conan Gonzalez in the video below. “It’s for everyone really because it’s appealing in many ways. It’s aggressive. It … Continue reading