Author Archives: Morgan Brunner

8 New Mouth-Watering Jackson Custom Shop Models

The 2017 NAMM show began on Wednesday night with a viewing of the latest from the Jackson Custom Shop. Below is a look at eight of our favorites from the stunning collection. Black Monarkh Inspired by Marty Friedman’s addition to … Continue reading

Sepultura’s Andreas Kisser Discusses New Album Machine Messiah

Sepultura is ready to drop brand new album Machine Messiah on Jan. 13, and guitarist Andreas Kisser recently sat down for an interview with Silver Tiger Media to discuss the details behind its creative process. “I write music all the … Continue reading

Soloist SL3X Reviewed in Guitar Player’s Holiday Issue

In the Holiday issue of Guitar Player magazine, the Jackson SL3X is featured and reviewed as part of the “12 New Budget Electrics” article. Although the SL3X is available in subdued tones such as Satin Black or White Pearl Metallic, … Continue reading

Marty Friedman Shares New Album Details with Guitar World

In the December issue, Guitar World magazine caught up with guitar virtuoso Marty Friedman for an exclusive interview as he puts the final touches on his new solo album. Friedman recently journeyed from his home in Japan to Los Angeles … Continue reading

Trivium to Re-Release Hard to Find Debut Album, Ember to Inferno

On Dec. 2, Florida metal band Trivium will re-release their 2003 album Ember to Inferno, the debut effort that earned them a deal with Roadrunner Records more than a decade ago. Although Trivium has since sold millions of albums, Ember … Continue reading

Guitar World Reviews the Pro Series Soloist SL2Q MAH

In the November issue of Guitar World magazine, Chris Gill reviews the Jackson Pro Series Soloist SL2Q MAH, honoring the “lean and mean” metal machine with a Gold Award. Gill praises the instrument for its high-tech features, quality construction, and … Continue reading