Tag Archives: Phil Collen

Def Leppard's Phil Collen Discusses Manraze

Jackson signature artist and Def Leppard guitarist Phil Collen checked in with Artisan News to discuss Manraze, an explosive punk-rock band he formed with former bandmate Simon Laffy on the bass, and Sex Pistols’ Paul Cook on the drums. According … Continue reading

Collen Talks New Manraze Single, Album

“Over My Dead Body,” the decidedly glam-metal-ish new single from forthcoming Manraze album Punkfunkroostrock, debuted on iTunes on Tuesday, May 31. If the guitar sound rings a bell for Jackson fans, that’s because the London trio is the brainchild of … Continue reading

Def Leppard Rocks Late Night

Del Leppard is making the U.S. late-night television rounds this week, appearing on The Tonight Show With Jay Leno (May 10) and Lopez Tonight (May 12) to promote the imminent release of the band’s first live album, Mirrorball. Guitarist Phil … Continue reading

Def Leppard’s Collen Plays on Huckabee

Turns out that Def Leppard guitarist and longtime Jackson signature artist Phil Collen and Fox News talk show host/former Arkansas governor/onetime presidential hopeful Mike Huckabee had such a great time playing together at the NAMM show just this past January … Continue reading

Jackson Video Interview with Phil Collen on New PC Supreme

Here’s a brand-new Jackson video interview in which good friend and longtime signature artist Phil Collen extols the sonic virtues of his just-introduced Jackson PC Supreme model; going over the guitar’s design, specs and tones. You’ll hear it on the … Continue reading

Def Leppard’s Collen Plays New Signature Model on CNN

CNN cameras caught longtime Jackson friend and signature artist Phil Collen shredding a slow blues in E on his newest signature model, the PC Supreme, at a Jackson showcase pre-show event on Wednesday, Jan. 12, in Anaheim, Calif. In the … Continue reading