Jackson Guitars are building a special run of Custom Select guitars for 2014 hand built in the USA. There are 12 models available including the Jackson Custom Shop Limited Edition 30th Anniversary Soloist


This master-built limited-run homage to the godfather of high-performance guitars is the perfect combination of past and present, with features that evoke the Soloist’s debut year of 1984 and contemporary Jackson design elements.

Hand-built by longtime Jackson Master Builder Mike Shannon, the 30th Anniversary Soloist is armed with a poplar body and a three-piece quartersawn through-body maple neck with original-era “old skool” neck joint. Other fearsome features include a compound-radius ebony fingerboard with 24 frets and mother-of-pearl inlays, EMG® SA1 active single-coil neck and middle pickups, EMG® 81 active humbucking bridge pickup, three mini pickup-selector switches, top-mounted vintage-style “1984” Floyd Rose® bridge and more. Available in original Gloss Black, Ivory, Ferrari Red, Pink and Yellow finishes, and includes commemorative 30th Anniversary Soloist hard-shell case.

Also available is the Special Edition Kelly KE3H in Gloss Black, one of the most badass Jackson guitars I’ve seen in a long time.


3 humbuckers, gold hardware, Floyd rose, reverse headstock, this Kelly KE3H has classic rock looks reminiscent of the old 70’s Destroyer with it’s unique and menacing body shape and modern features. This guitar is only available in black, as it should be. Check out more info here.