Tag Archives: Phil Demmel

Phil Demmel Used Newspaper Route Money to Buy First Guitar

Machine Head guitarist Phil Demmel may now boast his own world-class Jackson signature models, but back in the day, his first $42 guitar was not exactly much to brag about. There was a lot of pride though in owning the … Continue reading

An Evening with Machine Head Ends on Emotional Note

Machine Head recently wrapped their “An Evening with Machine Head” European tour with a three-day stint in France, including an especially moving performance at Le Trianon in Paris.  The show had originally been scheduled at the Bataclan in Paris, where … Continue reading

Remembering Randy Rhoads Concert a Triumphant Success

Fans and metal icons gathered together Saturday night during the 2016 NAMM Show to honor one of the genre’s most legendary guitarists at the “Randy Rhoads Remembered: A Celebration for a Guitar Legend” concert at M3 Live in Anaheim, Calif. … Continue reading

Jackson Artists Sign Autographs, Enjoy Camaraderie at NAMM

Jackson artists Chris Broderick from Act of Defiance, Phil Demmel of Machine Head, Megadeth’s David Ellefson and Andreas Kisser from Sepultura teamed together on Saturday afternoon for an hour-long autograph session at the Jackson NAMM booth. While they cordially greeted, … Continue reading

See Inside the Jackson NAMM Booth

Take a look at the Jackson Showcase from the 2015 NAMM Show, where several brand-new Jackson models are on display. The video will give you an eyeful of new signature models from Phil Demmel and Misha Mansoor, in addition to … Continue reading

Machine Head Unleashes an Epic New Video

Having recently released their new album, Bloodstone & Diamonds, Machine Head has delivered an epic new video for the track “Now We Die.” The clip clocks in at over seven minutes long and features the thrashers meeting their demise. There is … Continue reading