Jackson is an Associate Editor at GuitarWorld.com and GuitarPlayer.com. He’s been writing and editing stories about new gear, technique and guitar-driven music both old and new since 2014, and has also written extensively on the same topics for Guitar Player. Elsewhere, his album reviews and essays have appeared in Louder and Unrecorded. Though open to music of all kinds, his greatest love has always been indie, and everything that falls under its massive umbrella. To that end, you can find him on Twitter crowing about whatever great new guitar band you need to drop everything to hear right now.
Most famous for his work with Jackson Browne, the California native performed and recorded with a mind-boggling list of rock greats over the course of his 50+-year career.
Following the brands' acquisition by Cor-Tek last year, DigiTech/DOD is back with Tom Cram – who led them in the early 2010s – returning to the fold.
The Aerosmith six-stringer was involved in a (unintentional, initially) pedal exchange with his guitar hero.
Though Page loved the Tele he used on Zep's groundbreaking debut, his needs – both onstage and in the studio – began to rapidly change after that album's tremendous success.
Filmed during the supergroup's infamous 1974 stadium tour, the video also features a blazing duel between the group's two chief guitar-slingers.
Zeppelin, May explained in a recent interview, inspired Queen to follow their own playbook when it came to making records, even if that meant ignoring conventional wisdom.
The new iteration of the Grammy-winning singer-songwriter's signature Strat features a stunning Blue Marlin colorway.
The special performance took place in Hendrix's hometown, Seattle, on what would have been the guitar legend's 80th birthday.
Through the new partnership, guitarists can now essentially build their own licensed Fender replica amps.
In a new interview, May said that the process of revisiting the project – which features the late Eddie Van Halen – was "highly emotional."
Taylor was supposed to perform with the band, for the first time in 17 years, at their recent induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, but could not attend due to a "setback" in his treatment.
The Ernie Ball Music Man-wielding prog-metal maestro tapped into his inner secret agent at a recent show in Los Angeles.
The sale features dozens upon dozens of electric guitars, acoustic guitars, rack effects units, and guitar amps (and a motorcycle, for good measure).
This early stab at "Yellow Submarine" is a much less peppy affair than the Ringo Starr-fronted version of the song that would go on to appear on 'Revolver.'
Boasting a unique diagonal three-knob control layout, the Deep Metal is said to offer a fast-responding mid-range and a walloping low-end.
This downsized version of EHX's metal favorite features a newly designed noise gate and five other onboard controls.
Hawkins played on Wilson's debut solo album, as a thank-you for Wilson's own appearance on 'Get the Money,' an album by Hawkins and his band, the Coattail Riders.