Tag archive for ‘Gretsch’
By theguitarmagazine.com On Friday, August 24th, 2018

All About… Jimmie Webster

Much of the iconography of vintage Gretsch guitars came from the company’s greatest ‘travelling ambassador’. Huw Price taps into the Jimmie Webster story… Gibson had Ted McCarty, Fender had Leo, and More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Tuesday, July 17th, 2018

Chris Shiflett launches official Reverb shop

The Foo Fighters guitarist is selling more than 20 guitars that have been used throughout his career. Reverb.com, the leading online marketplace dedicated to buying and selling music gear, has partnered with Foo More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Monday, July 16th, 2018

Collection: Robert Hart – Lost In Crystal Canyons

Is this the coolest guitar collection in the world? 40,000 Instagram users can’t be wrong. Chris Vinnicombe meets Robert Hart, aka Lost In Crystal Canyons… Photography | Robert Hart Mid-60s Gretsch 6120 More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Thursday, June 28th, 2018

Summer NAMM 2018: Gretsch announce Malcolm Young Signature Jet model

Gretsch Guitars has today announced the launch of a signature Jet model for the lae Malcolm Young of rock giants AC/DC. Gretsch® honours the late Malcolm Young, whose rock-solid rhythm guitar swagger and songwriting More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Thursday, June 28th, 2018

Summer NAMM 2018: Gretsch introduces new Limited Edition models

Gretsch® is excited to introduce several new limited edition models including a pair of Streamliner models with the G2420T-P90 Limited Edition Streamliner™ Hollow Body P90 with Bigsby® and the G2655TG-P90 More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Wednesday, June 6th, 2018

The History of Gretsch Anniversary Models

As Gretsch Guitars celebrates its 135th anniversary in style, Dave Hunter charts the history of one of the company’s most famous electric date-markers – the Anniversary model. The price tag of the original More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Monday, April 23rd, 2018

All About… Ray Butts

If Ray Butts was still around, he’d be the embodiment of boutique. Huw Price profiles a man ahead of his time… Ray Butts may not be a ‘name’ in every guitar household, but as an inventor and engineer More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Friday, April 13th, 2018

Gretsch G6118T Players Edition Anniversary

Launched at last year’s Summer NAMM Show in Nashville, this Anniversary model combines Players Edition features with a stellar paint job. Huw Price finds much to celebrate… Since its introduction in 1958, More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Thursday, February 8th, 2018

Gretsch G5435 Limited Edition Electromatic Pro Jet

Limited to just 250 pieces in Europe, will this affordable single-cut leave Chris Vinnicombe feelin’ blue? Although the Electromatics are no longer the most affordable Gretsch guitars – the sub-£400 Streamliners More...

By theguitarmagazine.com On Thursday, January 25th, 2018

NAMM 2018: Gretsch announces new Players Edition & Electromatic Jet models

Gretsch introduces new Players Edition and Electromatic® Jet™ models, as well as additional finishes for the G2220 Junior Jet™ Bass II. For 65 years the Gretsch Jet; has fuelled stages and studios More...