Category Archives: Jackson

INTERVIEW: DAVE ELLEFSON – MEGADETH

INTERVIEW: DAVE ELLEFSON – MEGADETH

Hey ROCK family, it’s Jackson! Dave Ellefson of Megadeth is my special guest today. We talk: *Solo album and current tour for “Sleeping Giants” *His favorite metal band today *Megadeth was one of the first thrash metal bands *Will the Big Four ever reunite for a tour? (Megadeth, Metallica, Slayer, Anthrax)  MORE

STAIND MEETS “OLD TOWN ROAD”

STAIND MEETS “OLD TOWN ROAD”

I’m all about bands riding the cash cow or jumping on the cash cow of others. Metallica has been riding their very own for years. I’m sure many of you are beyond irritated of listening to the “Old Town Road” remix. However, this version has a new twist to it. This new remix is set…MORE

GIVE ‘N’ TAKE

GIVE ‘N’ TAKE

Listen, we all dream of that perfect someone that we will spend the rest of our life with, regardless of whether you want to admit it or not. Everybody wants some to laugh with, get drunk with and in all honesty just have someone so that they don’t die alone. That’s perfectly fine. For realists,…MORE

PAPA ROACH PERFORM ACOUSTIC VERSION OF “COME AROUND”

PAPA ROACH PERFORM ACOUSTIC VERSION OF “COME AROUND”

Papa Roach released an acoustic video of their song “Come Around.” Super cool to see. I’ve always been a big Papa Roach fan and can’t wait to see them August 2nd at the Roxy. They’ll have Asking Alexandria and Bad Wolves supporting and that is honestly one hell of a lineup. Video below:    …MORE

INTERVIEW: CORKY LAING – MOUNTAIN (DRUMMER)

INTERVIEW: CORKY LAING – MOUNTAIN (DRUMMER)

Hey ROCK family, it’s Jackson. Corky Laing is my special guest today! Great dude and great interview! Short list of topics: *I just turned 30 and Corky was in disbelief that I didn’t invite him to my birthday bash. “I thought I knew you, Jackson.” *He was lonely and writing these letters was his timeline.…MORE

YOU’RE RIGHT…I’M CRYING

YOU’RE RIGHT…I’M CRYING

Wow! This video really stopped me in my tracks today and brought tears to my eyes. If you’re part of the belief that men shouldn’t cry, GET OVER YOURSELF. If you can watch this video and not shed a single tear, you’re not human. A blind and autistic 22-year old man went on America’s Got…MORE

EARN A DOLLAR, SPEND A DOLLAR

EARN A DOLLAR, SPEND A DOLLAR

Millennial’s and Gen Z’ers are screwed. Bottom Line. I’m a millennial, about to turn 30 and I worry for the fate of humanity. Like many of you, I was raised to bust my ass in my 20’s, hopefully start making a little money in my early 30’s and then start the whole traveling thing and…MORE

ONE WORD…NO!!

ONE WORD…NO!!

The internet has made us scared of everything. I was just having this conversation with my brother a couple days ago. We grew up in the mountains of North Georgia, constantly exploring the wilderness. Us nor our parents ever even thought about mountain lions, snakes, venomous spiders or anything like that. We just wanted to…MORE

INTERVIEW: RICK ALLEN – DEF LEPPARD

INTERVIEW: RICK ALLEN – DEF LEPPARD

Hey ROCK family, it’s Jackson! Rick Allen of Def Leppard is my special guest today! We sat in a small studio, shared a mic and had one hell of a conversation! Short list of topics: *Why he started painting *Using his creative passion in multiple ways *Handling his PTSD *He gets inspiration for his artwork…MORE

ULI JON ROTH – THE SCORPIONS

ULI JON ROTH – THE SCORPIONS

Hey ROCK family, it’s Jackson. Uli Jon Roth is my special guest today! Great interview. Cool dude. Short list of topics: *His current 50th stage anniversary tour. June 6th at City Winery *Today’s guitar players. What’s lacking? *The musical face of guitar players in the 70’s vs. now *It’s difficult for him to get inspired…MORE

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