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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

Damian is editor-in-chief of Guitar World magazine. From 1998 to 2014, he was one third of Mister Neutron, an instrumental rock act that toured the universe and elsewhere and released three albums via Austin-based Deep Eddy Records. These days he performs with several New York City-area bands and can often be spotted with one of his many, many, many B-bender-equipped guitars. In past lives he was GW’s managing editor and online managing editor – and he still can’t believe he got to write the liner notes for the latest SRV box set.