Tag Archives: Phil Collen

Collen Excited To See Cruise In Rock Of Ages

Count Phil Collen among those excited to see the hit Broadway musical Rock of Ages on the big screen. That’s because the Def Leppard and Manraze guitarist wants others to hear Tom Cruise’s singing prowess. Cruise is playing Stacee Jaxx, … Continue reading

Manraze Drop New Song, “Over My Dead Body”

Manraze, the rock trio comprised of Def Leppard’s Phil Collen on guitar, Girl’s Simon Laffy on bass, and The Sex Pistols’ Paul Cook on drums, recently dropped “Over My Dead Body,” the first single off the band’s recent LP, punkfunkrootsrock. Listen … Continue reading

Manraze Cover Jimi Hendrix’s “Fire”

British rock trio Manraze released a video performance of “Fire,” the classic rock staple from Jimi Hendrix’s 1967 album, Are You Experienced. The song is included as a cover track on the band’s sophomore album, punkfunkrootsrock, which was released Aug. … Continue reading

Jackson PC1 Phil Collen Signature Featured in Premier Guitar

Premier Guitar magazine featured Jackson signature artist Phil Collen’s trusty Jackson PC1 Signature guitar in its September issue. The article also gives a history on Collen’s longtime preference for Jackson guitars, which dates back to 1983 when producer Robert Lange … Continue reading

Manraze Rock Students With Private Soundcheck

Before their U.S. debut show at the Roxy in Hollywood, Manraze treated a select group of high school students to a private soundcheck as part of the GRAMMY Camp SoundCheck program on Oct. 2. The program allowed for a handful … Continue reading

Phil Collen Talks Gear with Premier Guitar

Def Leppard axeman Phil Collen sat down with Premier Guitar to give the lowdown on gear, side projects, and the band’s first-ever live album, Mirror Ball: Live & More. Collen also discusses his new project ManRaze, stating that it gives him … Continue reading