Arnold 'Action' Jackson - guitars, vocals, backing vocals
Arnold 'Action' Jackson's guitar playing is the signature sound of Thunderbleed. One of the greatest guitarists of our time, Action Jacksonis the driving sonic force of Thunderbleed, and continues to push his playing in new uncharted directions. A master from the beginning, he plays with an ease and grace that puts most players to shame. An extremely expressive player, Action Jackson doesn't let any note go to waste. Each has something to say, if you're willing to listen.
Action Jackson's talents don't stop at the humbucking pickups, either. Action Jackson is a gifted songwriter and excellent singer. His smooth vocal style has graced many Thunderbleed classics. His voice contrasts and complements the sharper-edged style of lead vocalist Jem Thunderpowers. Action Jackson's songwriting juxtaposes alluring chord progressions, melodic textures and fascinating lyrical ideas with the best parts of rock music, to create songs that are definitively "Action Jackson." "Let me be the road to your highway" and "Live For one more night" are two classic Action Jackson tracks.