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.
The company has also brought Narrowfield pickups back to its Core lineup, and added new finishes to the SE Custom 24.
Limited to 85 examples worldwide, these luxurious guitars were personally spec’d by Paul Reed Smith himself.
The Snarky Puppy guitarist's new signature axe boasts unique finishes and a set of all-new, custom Fiore pickups.
Among the guitar's unique features is an oversized headstock inspired by those found on the CBS-era Strats of the late ‘60s and early ‘70s.
The Cry Baby Junior is larger than the Cry Baby Mini but smaller than the full-sized Cry Baby, and is designed to fit perfectly onto Pedaltrain's pedalboards.
Expanding the scope of the hugely popular HX Stomp, this impressive pedal features five new footswitches and over 300 amps, cabs, and effects.
This version of Line 6's popular POD Go features a built-in Relay wireless receiver and a Relay G10TII transmitter.
135 effects, 100 presets, 70 pre-loaded impulse responses, storage for up to 256 loops... all for $399.
A "lite" version of the company's GE300, this pedal features 108 digital amp models, 43 cab sims and IR loading.
Like a video game system, this fascinating pedal allows users to create a massive array of sounds via small cartridges.
The touchscreen-equipped unit features 48 amp and cab models - with 70 built-in Impulse Responses - and the ability to add 130 of your own
As per – according to Billy Gibbons – Hill's wishes, the trio's longtime tech, Elwood Francis, took up low-end duties for the Tuscaloosa, Alabama performance.
Nichols's second signature Epiphone features an aged Double Gold finish and a Seymour Duncan P-90 Dogear pickup.