Jackyl is an American rock and roll band formed in 1990. Jackyl's sound has been described as a combination of hard rock, heavy metal and Southern rock. Their music has also sometimes been incorrectly categorized as hair metal. The band is probably best-known for its song "The Lumberjack", which features a chainsaw solo by lead singer Jesse Dupree.
Jackyl's self-titled 1992 debut album went platinum.< http://www.jackyl.com/images/jackyl_2006_3.jpg -->
The band appeared at Woodstock '94 in Saugerties, New York.
Jackyl's 1997 hit song "Locked and Loaded" featured guest vocals from AC/DC's Brian Johnson. Johnson would also team up with the band for their 2002 album Relentless.
In 2002 they were part of the Rock Never Stops Tour.
Less than a month after the events of September 11, 2001, Jackyl recorded and released "Open Invitation," a catchy tune that received wide airplay and featured lyrics that included, "I hate you bin Laden&...