Video: Acoustic Shred —Zakk Wylde Demos EMG ACS Acoustic Pickup

Check out this just-posted (November 27) video of Zakk Wylde in acoustic-shred mode, courtesy of EMG Pickups' YouTube channel.

In the video, Wylde is showing off EMG's new ACS acoustic guitar pickup.

From EMG:

"Long time EMG artist, Zakk Wylde stopped by the studio to perform for EMGtv. This was not on the schedule, but we had to post it for our EMGtv audience. Zakk does unimaginable things with our EMG ACS acoustic pickup."

For more about ACS pickups, visit

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Damian Fanelli
Editor-in-Chief, Guitar World

Damian is Editor-in-Chief of Guitar World magazine. In past lives, he was GW’s managing editor and online managing editor. He's written liner notes for major-label releases, including Stevie Ray Vaughan's 'The Complete Epic Recordings Collection' (Sony Legacy) and has interviewed everyone from Yngwie Malmsteen to Kevin Bacon (with a few memorable Eric Clapton chats thrown into the mix). Damian, a former member of Brooklyn's The Gas House Gorillas, was the sole guitarist in Mister Neutron, a trio that toured the U.S. and released three albums. He now plays in two NYC-area bands.