Tag archive for ‘Gretsch’
By theguitarmagazine.com On Friday, December 8th, 2017
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Gear Of The Year 2017: Electric Guitars over £2,000

When the sky is the limit price-wise, you know you’re going to be dealing with some truly stunning and inspiring musical instruments – here’s our pick of the best of the best high-end electric guitars from More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Thursday, October 19th, 2017
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Classic Combinations: 1955 Gretsch Country Club & Electromatic Amp

This month’s treasures from Old Hat Guitars in Horncastle in Lincolnshire are a pair of Gretsch products from that most pivotal of years in popular music history, 1955. Resplendent in Cadillac Green, the 6196 More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Tuesday, October 17th, 2017
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Gretsch Custom Shop 1962 G6122 Country Gentleman Relic

Thanks to George Harrison, the G6122 Country Gentleman is the most iconic double-cutaway Gretsch, and here it’s recreated in true vintage style by Master Builder Stephen Stern and his Custom Shop team. Huw Price More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Tuesday, August 29th, 2017
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The Money Shot: Gretsch Custom Shop ’56 G6128 Duo Jet Relic

Every encounter that we’ve had with one of Stephen Stern’s Gretsch Custom Shop creations has been a truly breathtaking experience, and this instrument is no exception. Available from Guitar Village in Farnham, More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Thursday, July 13th, 2017
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Summer NAMM 2017: Two new Players Edition Guitars from Gretsch

G6122TFM Players Edition Country Gentleman® Hollow Body with String-Thru Bigsby® and Flame Maple Reinvigorated for modern players who demand the pinnacle of performance and tone from their guitar, the Gretsch® More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Tuesday, June 27th, 2017
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Gretsch ’53 Duo Jet & ’59 Silver Jet – The Jet Set

That ‘Great Gretsch Sound’ means very different things to different people, and often has a lot to do with which of the company’s iconic pickups you like the best. With a pair of period-accurate new Jets from More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Friday, June 2nd, 2017
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The July issue of Guitar & Bass is on sale now!

Hopelessly addicted to guitars? Guitar & Bass is your essential monthly fix. Buy your copy here. Digital copies are available here. The July 2017 issue is on sale now and is packed with the best and most More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Tuesday, May 9th, 2017
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DIY Workshop: Gretsch Conversion Part 6

As he reaches the end of his epic Gretsch conversion project, Huw Price tackles body binding, re-sets the neck, routs pickup holes, stains and sprays before moving on to the final assembly… Getting the binding More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Friday, April 21st, 2017
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Vintage Time Machines: 1959 Gretsch 6130 Round-Up

With a pair of Filter’Trons onboard but no G brand, this 1959 Gretsch Round-Up is a rare bird indeed… Of all the major American guitar brands of the 1950s and 60s, none were as willing as Gretsch to More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Thursday, January 19th, 2017
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NAMM 2017: Gretsch introduces Players Edition centre block models

Gretsch introduces its Players Edition Broadkaster® Center Block models as well as an additional pair of new Center Block guitars based on our iconic Nashville® and Falcon™ designs. Gretsch’s time-honored More...