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Jackson Showcase Up and Running at NAMM

The Jackson Showcase at the 2014 NAMM Show is packed full of amazing new products that will be hitting the market in the coming year, including a host of artist signature models and several eye-poppping gems from the Custom Shop. … Continue reading

Phil Demmel Takes Calls from Jackson HQ

Even when he’s not on the road, Phil Demmel is a hard worker. The Machine Head guitarist recently put in some overtime at the Jackson offices taking orders over the phone, and it’s safe to say that some calls went … Continue reading

Jackson Live Exclusive: Scott Ian Runs Through Live Rig

Anthrax’s Scott Ian has quite a collection of Jackson guitars, and he brings many with him on the road. To see exactly what Ian has been playing live during Anthrax’s recent tour in support of their latest album Worship Music, … Continue reading

Wes Borland Dissects His Jackson King V

Limp Bizkit guitarist Wes Borland recently sat down with Total Guitar to dissect his left-handed Jackson King V. Noting that it is the main guitar he uses on stage, Borland offered a look at several of the axe’s unique modifications. … Continue reading

Guitarist Tabs Pro Series DKA8 Dinky Among Top 8-String Axes

Guitarist recently ranked six of the best eight-string guitars, and the Jackson Pro Series DKA8 Dinky was front-and-center on the list. “The limited-edition Dinky 8 seems extremely inappropriately monikered: it promises low-slung rock tone aplenty, delivered via a combination of an … Continue reading

Jackson: “It’s In My Blood”

Why is Jackson in the blood of so many unbelievable artists? We talked to Lamb of God’s Mark Morton, Scott Ian of Anthrax, Megadeth’s Chris Broderick and David Ellefson, Phil Demmel of Machine Head, Oli Herbert of All That Remains, … Continue reading