Video footage of guitarist/vocalist Mille Petrozza of German thrash metal veterans KREATOR talking about his new signature-model Jackson guitar can be seen below.The Jackson Mille Phobia King V guitar, only available in Europe, was built to Petrozza's exact specifications and is equipped with an EMG 81 active humbucking pickup, a maple neck with a compound radius rosewood fingerboard and 24 jumbo frets, recessed Floyd Rose Special bridge, two-way toggle switch and special gig bag with embroidered KREATOR logo. Finished in matte Black, other features include a KREATOR logo at the 12th fret and custom Shark fin outline inlays. For more information, and to find a dealer near you, visit www.jacksonguitars.com. After the band's current "North American Teutonic Terror Attack 2012" tour with ACCEPT, KREATOR will film a video for the song "From Flood Into Fire", and will stay on the road in Europe until the end of the year. KREATOR's new album, "Phantom Antichrist", sold 3,900 copies in the United States in its first week of release. The CD landed at No. 1 on the Top New Artist Albums (Heatseekers) chart, which lists the best-selling albums by new and developing artists, defined as those who have never appeared in the Top 100 of The Billboard 200.
Released on June 1 in Europe and June 5 in North America via Nuclear Blast Records, "Phantom Antichrist" was recorded at Fascination Street Studios in Örebro, Sweden with renowned producer Jens Bogren (OPETH, KATATONIA, SOILWORK, DEVIN TOWNSEND, AMON AMARTH).