June Issue


NAMM '14 - Jackson Soloist SLX, Mark Morton Dominion Pro & More

February 28, 2014
FMIC's edgiest brand brings a surplus of updated models and new axes to this year's show.
Read More

Jackson Announces 2014 Winter NAMM Releases

January 24, 2014
The 14 new models include signature axes from Mark Morton, Rhoads models, Dinky Arch Tops, and more.
Read More

Rig Rundown: All That Remains' Oli Herbert and Mike Martin

November 22, 2013
The East Coast shredders talk about their favorite Jackson and Charvel axes, how they fell in love with the EVH 5150III heads, and what are there go-to boxes.
Read More

Jackson Guitars Announces New Summer Models Including Phil Demmel Signature King V

July 31, 2013
Jackson Guitars introduces thirteen new models within their JS and X series.
Read More

Jackson Guitars Introduces New 7- and 8-String Models

June 19, 2013
Jackson three new models for summer, in both 7- and 8-string flavors.
Read More

Musikmesse '13 - Jackson Guitars X Series SLAT8 Demo

April 23, 2013
Premier Guitar is on location in Frankfurt, Germany, for the 2013 Musikmesse show, where PG's Shawn Hammond visits the Jackson Guitars booth. In this segment, we get to a hear demo of the X Series SLAT8.
Read More

Musikmesse '13 - Jackson Guitars PDXT Demmelition King V Demo by Phil Demmel

April 17, 2013
Premier Guitar is on location in Frankfurt, Germany, for the 2013 Musikmesse show, where PG's Shawn Hammond visits the Jackson Guitars booth. In this segment, we get to hear a demo of their newest signature guitar, the Phil Demmel PDXT Demmelition King V.

Read More

Jackson Guitars Announces New Seven and Eight-String Models

March 8, 2013
Jackson Guitars announces the release of the USA Select B7, USA Select B7 Deluxe, USA Select B8, and USA Select B8 Deluxe.
Read More

Jackson Announces New Models for 2013

February 12, 2013
Jackson unveils 20 new models for 2013 including Chris Broderick, Corey Beaulieu, and Dave Ellefson signature models.
Read More

Rig Rundown - Lamb of God

December 26, 2012
PG's Chris Kies is on location in Des Moines, Iowa, where he catches up with Lamb of God guitarist Mark Morton and the band's guitar techs to get the details on Mark's setup, as well as the rigs of guitarist Willie Adler and bassist John Campbell.
Read More

Jackson SLATXMGQ3-6 X-Series Soloist Electric Guitar review

December 11, 2012
The SLATXMGQ3-6 combines famed Jackson playability with EMGS and a sub-$1,000 price point for high-gain versatility.
Read More

Rig Rundown - Anthrax's Scott Ian and Rob Caggiano

October 30, 2012
PG's Rebecca Dirks is on location at the Vic Theatre in Chicago, IL, where she catches up with Anthrax guitarists Scott Ian and Rob Caggiano. In these segments, the guys walk us through their live rigs.
Read More

Jackson Releases Eight New Pro Series Models

October 5, 2012
Jackson is excited to unveil eight new fearsome Pro Series models that were engineered for superior playability and shredding.
Read More

Jackson Adds New Models To 2012 X Series

August 31, 2012
The series welcomes eight arch-top Soloist (SLAT) guitars-–including four extended scale length seven-string models-–two Limited Edition Kelly models, and one Phil Demmel artist signature model.
Read More

Jackson Releases JS Series Kelly Bird Basses

August 20, 2012
These new and highly distinctive designs are the result of a longtime collaboration between two metal icons, Jackson guitars and legendary Megadeth bass player David Ellefson.
Read More

Jackson Announces New X Series Artist Signature Models

July 26, 2012
New signature models for Iron Maiden’s Adrian Smith and Kreator’s Miland ‘Mille’ Petrozza.
Read More

Jackson Ampworks Newcastle Amp Review

May 11, 2012
This amp has amazing synergy with whatever you plug in to it, giving your fingers and axe power to take you from muted, complex jazz tones to perfect ’70s crunch and everything in between.
Read More

Jackson JS3 Concert Bass Review

November 9, 2011
The JS3 Concert aims for the budget-minded bassist with the heaviest of proclivities.
Read More

2011 Jackson PC1 Phil Collen Signature

August 16, 2011
Based on the body of the 7/8-scale Dinky model, the “super strat” Jackson PC1 has seen few changes over the course of its lifetime—the most noticeable being the headstock design.
Read More

GALLERY: Inside the Jackson Custom Shop

June 23, 2011
A peek inside the Jackson and Charvel factory in Corona, California.
Read More