Phil Demmel / Machine Head

In the world of brutal, no-holds-barred metal, Machine Head is more than just a band, it's an institution. Since literally exploding onto the scene in 1992 with one of the genre's finest ever debut albums, Burn My Eyes, this Oakland, CA, based outfit have and toured the globe relentlessly. Lead guitarist, Phil Demmel, joined Machine Head in 2003 and the band's critically acclaimed 2007 release, The Blackening, has taken the world by storm, winning numerous awards and readers polls. It also deservedly earned the quartet their first ever Grammy® nomination. Phil magnificent Demmelition King V signature model is based on a Custom Shop double-cut offering with specs that are not only true to his ferocious and formidable needs but those of cutting-edge metal guitarists everywhere.