Richard Fortus Showcases his New Signature Falcons

With a multitude of projects over the years headlined by a nearly two-decade stint with rock powerhouse Guns N’ Roses, Richard Fortus is known as one of the most respected guitarists in the world. And as Fortus tours the globe with Guns, he wows packed stadiums with a set of his new signature Gretsch Falcons.

Richard Fortus Previews Signature Falcon Prototype for ‘#FalconFriday’

Guns N’ Roses guitarist Richard Fortus kicked things into high gear last #FalconFriday with a slick preview of the prototype of his upcoming signature Gretsch Falcon model. “We are doing two models!” said Fortus. “One is an Antique White and the other one will be Black. Both will have tortoise binding, and both will have

Premier Guitar’s Rig Rundown with Guns N’ Roses Guitarist Richard Fortus

Premier Guitar’s John Bohlinger recently met up with Guns N’ Roses guitarist Richard Fortus for a Rig Rundown featuring the vast collection of guitars that he is currently touring with. Included in Fortus’ collection is a pair of Gretsch G6136T Players Edition Falcon axes, in White and Black, as well as a one-of-a-kind Stephen Stern

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 hid his real answer. “I

Guns N’ Roses Kick Off Not in This Lifetime Tour

Guns N’ Roses have reclaimed their rightful place in the rock ‘n’ roll spotlight, triumphantly returning to the stage at Detroit's Ford Field for their debut show on the "Not in This Lifetime" tour. Frontman Axl Rose (back in full force after suffering a broken bone in his foot earlier in the year) and original