Tag Archives: Marty Friedman

Marty Friedman’s MF-1 Is ‘More Than Just a Metal Guitar’

Marty Friedman’s longest relationship, even with girls, is with Jackson. Or so he jokes in this exclusive video that covers his lengthy history with the company and what led to returning to the fold to develop his new MF-1 signature … Continue reading

Marty Friedman Announces U.S. Headlining Tour in Support of New Album

Following last week’s album announcement, Jackson signature artist Marty Friedman is now set to unveil his headlining tour in support of his latest scorcher, Wall Of Sound. The 22-show trek will feature support from Houston’s top progressive outfit, Scale the Summit, along with … Continue reading

Marty Friedman Announces New Album Details & Shares First Single

Jackson signature artist Marty Friedman’s new album, Wall Of Sound, which will be released on August 4, expands and destroys any conventional notions of instrumental music. The follow-up effort to 2014′s critically-acclaimed Inferno was produced by Friedman, engineered by Paul … Continue reading

Jackson Artists Storm NAMM Show

Several Jackson signature artists stormed the 2017 NAMM Show in Anaheim, Calif., on Saturday for a full afternoon of autograph sessions. Periphery’s Misha Mansoor, Revocation’s Dave Davidson and Act of Defiance’s Chris Broderick kicked off the day, and seemingly had … Continue reading

Marty Friedman Introduces his Jackson Signature Model at NAMM

Marty Friedman’s new signature USA and X Series MF-1 guitars officially debuted at the 2017 NAMM show in Anaheim, Calif. Of course, Friedman has been playing his single-cutaway Jackson guitars live out on the road for some time now, and … Continue reading

Metal Allegiance Unites for a Tribute Concert to Metal’s Fallen Heroes

Several mega metal stars united Friday night for the annual Metal Allegiance show at the Grove in Anaheim, Calif.  Billed as a “Tribute to Fallen Heroes,” this year’s set list was designed to honor some of the iconic rock and … Continue reading