Gretsch Celebrated Steve Wariner Signature Model at Summer NAMM with Special Events

Gretsch celebrated the official launch of the Gretsch Steve Wariner Signature Nashville® Gentleman with Bigsby® at the Summer NAMM Show last week in Nashville with two special events. At an invite-only event Friday night at the Musicians Hall of Fame, Gretsch friends, family, dealers and media enjoyed an intimate and very special evening with the

A Dream Comes True for Steve Wariner with his New Signature Gretsch Model

In an exclusive new video interview, acclaimed country hitmaker Steve Wariner reveals his earliest memories of Gretsch and how a dream has come true with his new G6120T-SW Steve Wariner Signature Nashville® Gentleman with Bigsby® model. “When I was a boy, my dad would take me into the Vic Zinn music store in our hometown,"

Legendary Guitarist Paul Yandell Dies At 76

Legendary guitarist Paul Yandell, known for his longtime rhythm role alongside Chet Atkins, passed away Monday morning in Hendersonville, Tenn., following a lengthy battle with cancer. Yandell was Atkins' right-hand man for over 25 years, but he has also played on records from Dolly Parton, George Straight, Perry Como, Steve Wariner, Mary Chapin Carpenter and

Wariner to Perform on ‘A Prairie Home Companion’

Gretsch player and country-music star Steve Wariner is slated to appear on the famed radio broadcast A Prairie Home Companion this weekend. The program can be heard on local National Public Radio stations live from 5-7 p.m. on Oct. 22. Wariner, who has charted 14 No. 1 hits - such as "Some Fools Never Learn,"

Country Music Hall of Fame & Museum Hosts Reception for New Chet Atkins Exhibit

Photos by Donn Jones Photography The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum celebrated the grand opening of the Chet Atkins: Certified Guitar Player exhibit on Wednesday night with a private reception. Approximately 200 guests, including Fred Gretsch, Atkins' daughter Merle Russell, Duane Eddy and James Burton, were warmly greeted by museum director Kyle Young. “Chet