Gretsch was once again a proud sponsor of the annual Chet Atkins Appreciation Society Convention, held in mid-July in Nashville, Tenn. Together with Lane Music, Gretsch offered an assortment of Chet Atkins “signature” guitars on display as well as other popular models for attendees to check-out. Since 1985, the CAAS convention is known for its
Celebrate Gretsch's 130 years with the Twang-O-Rama concert event at the Tempe Guitar Show. It all takes place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Antique Electronics. The party will feature several select bands and performing members of the Chet Atkins Appreciation Society until 3 p.m.
That Great Gretsch Sound, via Chet “style” finger pickin’, echoed throughout the ballrooms, hallways and lobby at the beautiful Sheraton Music City Hotel in Nashville, Tenn., from July 13-16, 2011 during the 27th Annual “CAAS” (Chet Atkins Appreciation Society) convention. Folks from around the globe once again gathered to pay homage to Chester Burton Atkins