Phil Demmel Used Newspaper Route Money to Buy First Guitar

By Chrissy Mauck

June 15, 2016

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 instrument as he worked hard saving money from his newspaper delivery route to purchase the guitar.

Find out more fun tidbits about Demmel with this Jackson infographic …