Tag Archives: Phil Demmel

Machine Head Fans Hit The Big Screen

Machine Head loves its fans. During their Eighth Plague tour in Europe last year, Machine Head displayed fan testimonials from on the stage’s big screens for each night’s show while they played “Who We Are.” The shots featured “The Faces … Continue reading

Scott Ian, Phil Demmel Describe Metallica’s 30th Anniversary Celebration Shows

Anthrax guitarist Scott Ian and Machine Head axeman Phil Demmel were interviewed by Artisan News for their opinion on Metallica’s 30th Anniversary shows. Both Jackson signature artists attended the fan-exclusive shows, which took place Dec. 5-9 at the Fillmore in … Continue reading

Machine Head Fan Gets Private Rig Tour With Phil Demmel

Machine Head axeman Phil Demmel treated diehard fan Norrie MacDonald to a private rig tour during the band’s stop at the SECC Arena in Glasgow, Scotland, on Dec. 5. MacDonald was the lucky winner of a Machine Head prize bundle … Continue reading

Enjoy the New Machine Head Video for “Locust”

Bay Area metallurgists Machine Head recently released the head-crushing video for “Locust,” a track off the band’s latest record Unto The Locust. The video was directed by Mike Sloat, who had previously worked with the band on videos for “Imperium,” … Continue reading

Phil Demmel Discusses Signature Guitar With Lesson Alley

Machine Head guitarist Phil Demmel caught up with Lesson Alley to talk all about his Demmelition King V signature guitar and how his arsenal puts up with the intense rigors of playing. “I’m abusive with my guitars,” Demmel told Lesson … Continue reading

Machine Head Reveal Another Behind-the-Scenes Video

Go behind-the-scenes with Machine Head as they record their new album Unto The Locust. This is the third part of the metal act’s web series, and features never-before-heard snippets of some of their new songs. The clip also reveals how … Continue reading