Watch a Demo of the Limited Edition Gretsch G6129T Duo Jet in Red Sparkle

Brian from Chicago Music Exchange recently filmed a great demo video featuring the Limited Edition Gretsch G6129 Duo Jet in Red Sparkle. "This is just gorgeous, big (sparkle flake), looks like a drum wrap," he said. "I can't say enough about how great this guitar looks in person. Very cool." After running through all of

Stephen Stern Shares Inspiration Behind Gretsch Custom Shop Bayou Roundup

Built by Master Builder Stephen Stern, the Gretsch Custom Shop Bayou Roundup is truly unreal, as it is covered in alligator hide and has several unique appointments, such as a swamp-themed belt buckle at the bridge, alligator inlays and a gator head on the headstock. In the video below, Stern discusses the inspiration behind the

Chicago Music Exchange Demos the G6112TCB-JR Center-Block

Chicago Music Exchange recently put a Gretsch G6112TCB-JR Center-Block through the paces. The two-tone Jaguar Tan and Copper Metallic beauty elicits great tone as the reviewer performs the Kinks' "Set Me Free" and Nico's "These Days." Watch the full demo below.

Chicago Music Exchange Demos a 1955 Gretsch Duo Jet

The folks at Chicago Music Exchange recently checked out an amazing 1955 Gretsch Duo Jet that was originally purchased by Ben Harper. To see and hear what this vintage guitar can do, watch the demo below.

Chicago Music Exchange Holding Reverend Horton Heat Album Release Party

On Sunday, Jan. 19, Chicago Music Exchange will host an album release party for Reverend Horton Heat's upcoming effort, the hotly-anticipated Rev. Beginning at 9 p.m., fans will have the opportunity to win exclusive Rev prizes, including autographed copies of the CD, and a Gretsch guitar. In addition, Danielle Colby from the popular television show American

Watch a Gretsch G5620-T Electromatic Center-Block Demo

Chicago Music Exchange recently brought in Chris Cannella from Gretsch headquarters to demo a G5620T-CB Electromatic Center-Block Single Cutaway w/Bigsby in Georgia Green. Cannella uses both clean and dirty channels on the amp to showcase everything the guitar can do. Watch the demo below.

Reverend Horton Heat Stops By Chicago Music Exchange

Recently, Reverend Horton Heat stopped by Chicago Music Exchange to sign autographs for fans and perform a few tracks before a concert at another Windy City venue. The band's latest album, which is simply titled Rev, will be released on Jan. 21, 2014, but in the meantime, fans can get a taste of their psychobilly

Chicago Music Exchange Demos a ’63 Gretsch Chet Atkins 6120

The staff at Chicago Music Exchange recently got their hands on a 1963 Gretsch Chet Atkins 6120 and posted a video that got up close and personal to the classic guitar. "We were lucky enough to purchase this from a pro player who owned, played and loved (ie. took meticulous care of) this guitar for

Reverend Horton Heat Coming to Chicago Music Exchange

The Reverend Horton Heat have been a favorite in the rockabilly scene for decades and continue to be one of the hardest touring rock bands out there. On Tuesday, Aug. 20, he'll be playing a show at Reggie's in Chicago at 8:30 p.m., but before that, the Reverend will stop by Chicago Music Exchange for

Fiction Family Performs at Chicago Music Exchange

Jon Foreman of Switchfoot and Nickel Creek’s Sean Watkins were recently on the road performing as Fiction Family, and that path led through Chicago Music Exchange. The band picked their instruments off the wall and played “Avalon,” which comes off their latest album Fiction Family Reunion. Watch the clip after the jump and visit Fiction Family’s official website to check out deluxe packages of their album.