Tag Archives: Soloist

See Sleigh Bells Perform on ‘Jools Holland’

Brooklyn based noise-pop duo Sleigh Bells recently appeared on UK’s television program Later with Jools Holland to promote new album Jessica Rabbit, which dropped today. The album finds Derek Miller and Alex Krauss branching out with their most full-bore pop … Continue reading

Guitar World Gives Gold Award to Pro Series SL2Q MAH

In its November issue, Guitar World bestowed its “Gold Award” to the Jackson Pro Series Soloist SL2Q MAH. While it “may be a high-tech guitar, all of the tech goes into details like feel and playability rather than complicated switching … Continue reading

‘Jackson is the Company that Could’ – Chris Broderick

“The first thing that really intrigued me about Jackson was they were like the company that could,” said Act of Defiance guitarist Chris Broderick. “When I was talking to them I was like, ‘is there any chance we could maybe … Continue reading

Guitar World Highlights New Jackson Gear at Summer NAMM 2016

Guitar World stopped by the FMIC High Performance booth at the Summer NAMM 2016 show in Nashville, Tenn., for a sneak peek at some new products from Jackson, Charvel and EVH. In the video below, Jackson’s Jon Romanowski shows off … Continue reading

Hell Yes, Slipknot’s Mick Thomson Has Joined the Jackson Family

  As some astute Slipknot fans have been speculating about on social media after catching the metal act live, lead guitarist Mick Thomson has in fact joined our stellar Jackson artist roster. Thomson’s arrival heralds the induction of one of … Continue reading

Scott Ian Gives Fret12 a Tour of Live Rig

Anthrax guitarist Scott Ian gave Fret12 a personal tour of his live rig, showing off the beloved signature Jackson guitars, amps and effects pedals that contribute to his crushing live performances. The rundown features a pair of his Jackson King … Continue reading