Tag Archives: Phil Demmel

Phil Demmel Performs with Adrenaline Mob

Adrenaline Mob’s concert last week at Slim’s in San Francisco, Calif., featured a special performance by Machine Head guitarist Phil Demmel. Demmel joined fellow Jackson artist Mike Orlando and crew onstage for two songs, covering Billy Idol’s classic “Rebel Yell” … Continue reading

Metal Allegiance Unites for a Tribute Concert to Metal’s Fallen Heroes

Several mega metal stars united Friday night for the annual Metal Allegiance show at the Grove in Anaheim, Calif.  Billed as a “Tribute to Fallen Heroes,” this year’s set list was designed to honor some of the iconic rock and … Continue reading

Jackson Speed Round with Machine Head’s Phil Demmel

Machine Head guitarist Phil Demmel puts his “shred” skills to the test in this latest round of Jackson Speed Round. Any bets on the one celebrity he would freak out to meet?  Or what his guilty pleasure album might be? … Continue reading

Who Inspired the Demmel Tide Fade Finishes?

In an exclusive video with Jackson, Machine Head’s Phil Demmel explains who and what inspired the newest finishes to be added to his Pro Series signature lineup. Any guesses? Demmel also gives a quick rundown of some of the other … Continue reading

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