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‘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

‘When a Bass Looks Cool, You Want to Play It’

“This may sound very immature but when a bass looks cool, you want to play it,” said Megadeth bassist David Ellefson in an exclusive interview with Jackson. “It’s been like that since I was a kid and when I walk … Continue reading

Gear Gods Interview Marty Friedman

Trey Xavier of Gear Gods caught up with Marty Friedman during the Axes & Anchors cruise to talk about the look and attitude of his live band, and the Jackson guitar he’s been playing while on tour. “Jackson is one … Continue reading

Act of Defiance’s Chris Broderick Breaks Down New Signature Models

Act of Defiance guitarist Chris Broderick swung by the Jackson booth at the 2016 NAMM Show to unveil his new Jackson signature guitars — a USA Signature Soloist HT6 and a USA Signature Soloist HT7. As well as giving a … Continue reading

Anthrax Premiere New Song ‘Breathing Lightning’

On Sunday night (Jan. 3), thrash metal giants Anthrax premiered brand new song “Breathing Lightning” on the BBC Radio 1 Rock Show with Daniel P. Carter. “Lyrically, it’s another song that was influenced by Stephen King,” Jackson signature guitarist Scott … Continue reading

Mille Petrozza Discusses Influences and Metal Reunions With EQPTV

Elliott Paisley of EQPTV recently interviewed Kreator’s Mille Petrozza on the German thrash kings’ tour bus. The pair covered a variety of topics, including how Kreator has influenced other bands, whether metal reunions work and if the band would be … Continue reading