Gretsch Spotlight: At the Drive-In’s Keeley Davis

So smitten by a photo of Mötley Crüe decked out their in spike costumes, a fourth-grade Keeley Davis asked his guitar-playing dad how much it would cost him to play a show in front of everybody? Finding out that it worked the other way around was a jaw-dropper. Drawn to that rock and roll lifestyle

T.S.O.L. Rage and Reminisce on Coachella Stage

Long Beach, California punk stalwarts T.S.O.L. (True Sounds of Liberty) actually played one of Golden Voice's first-ever shows back in December 1981, but it wasn't until last weekend that they appeared on its famed Coachella festival bill. Nearly four decades into their storied career, it came at an exciting time as the band released new

Gretsch Adds to Duane Eddy’s Signature Models

Gretsch celebrates the legendary and pioneering tone of Grammy award winner, Rock and Roll Hall of Famer and Musicians Hall of Fame member Duane Eddy with the new G6120 Duane Eddy Signature Limited Edition Hollow Body with Bigsby® models. Enjoy classic styling and full, resonate sound with these single-cutaway beauties that combine modern Gretsch upgrades

Guns N’ Roses Guitarist Richard Fortus Has Long History with Gretsch

As kids, most of us were surely asked multiple times what we wanted to be when we grew up. Whether or not we remember any of those answers is probably a long shot. But for Guns N’ Roses guitarist Richard Fortus, he can still vividly recall one moment when he swallowed his real answer. “I

Stevie Young Talks About Playing Rhythm Guitar in AC/DC

In a new video posted on the official AC/DC YouTube channel, guitarist Stevie Young talks about his playing style, how he constantly works at his craft, his tendency to destroy guitar picks and what it is like to try to fill the shoes of his uncle, Malcolm Young. "I'm not trying to imitate or copy

See Brandi Carlile Perfom on ‘Seth Meyer’

Earlier this month, Brandi Carlile was scheduled to play New York's Madison Square Gardens, but first she took her incredible vocal chops by Late Night With Seth Meyers where she performed the throttling "Mainstream Kid" off 2015's The Firewatcher's Daughter as well as her unforgettable single, "The Story." Not to be biased, but those of

Watch Cam Perform on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’

California-born country singer/songwriter Cam was one of 2015's breakthrough artists, and she seems to be keeping up the momentum with a recent spot on Jimmy Kimmel Live and an excellent performance of her Grammy-nominated song "Burning House" during the Academy of Country Music Awards show. For Kimmel, Cam and company performed the "pop-friendly “Mayday,” which

Israel Nash Hosts Triumphant ‘Live From the Hills with Love’ During SXSW

“A stranger is just a friend you haven’t met yet,” Israel Nash told those who had gathered out at his Plum Creed Sound studios in Dripping Springs, Texas, on Thursday for “Live From the Hills With Love,” an afternoon of good old southern hospitality, outstanding performances and free beer. About 45 minutes away from the

Steve Hunter Plays the Blues in the Gretsch Booth at NAMM

Guitarist Steve Hunter, aka the Deacon, brought the blues to the Gretsch booth during the 2016 NAMM Show in Anaheim , Calif. Steve Hunter in the Gretsch BoothCheck out this quick clip of guitarist Steve Hunter in the Gretsch booth ... #falcon #NAMMPosted by Gretsch Guitars on Sunday, January 24, 2016

See Inside the 2016 Gretsch NAMM Booth

Below is a quick video of our 2016 Gretsch NAMM Booth in Anaheim, Calif. We hope you enjoy this glimpse at some of our new and amazing instruments! If you are visiting the show, please be sure to tag Gretsch in photos or video you post to social! (Instagram: @officialgretsch, Facebook.com/GretschGuitars, Twitter: @GretschUSA.)