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The Dead Weather: Anarchy + Chaos + Melody = Rock ’n’ Roll

September 22, 2015
Dean Fertita and Jack Lawrence—the guitar-and-bass team from Jack White’s other other band—talk about fuzz, their intertwined roles, and just how much their boss bosses them around.
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Acoustic Soundboard: Your Guitar Might Last Forever, But Will Its Parts?

September 8, 2015
Reality check: Does “all-original” even matter when the original parts are disintegrating?
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Gretsch Underwrites Music Center at Country Music Hall of Fame

March 13, 2015
The Gallery allows visitors to mix a band recording, cut a vocal track, understand the dynamics of guitar building, and more.
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Vintage Vault: 1962 Gretsch 6196 Country Club

February 16, 2015
Gretsch’s first cutaway electrics made their debut in 1951. Discover when the Cadillac Green 6196 joined the Country Club line.
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NAMM '15 - Gretsch Professional Collection Brian Setzer Signature Demo

January 30, 2015
The rockabilly king has his beloved line of 6120s revamped with new pickups and additional tonewood options and colors.
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Gretsch Announces 2015 Lineup

January 25, 2015
A few new updates to the Chet Atkins model and the return of the New Yorker.
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Gretsch Releases Updated Professional Collection Brian Setzer Guitars

January 24, 2015
Models now feature TV Jones Brian Setzer signature pickups.
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Grestch Releases G5623 Electromatic Center-Block Bono Signature Model

December 22, 2014
Gretsch and U2's frontman join forces to raise money for the Global Fund to AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria.
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Gretsch Introduces the G9520-BRB Jim Dandy Flat Top Acoustic Guitar

November 4, 2014
The limited-release Bronze Burst “Jim Dandy” Flat Top embodies everything that was great about everyone’s first guitar.
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Gretsch G5620T-CB Electromatic Review

October 19, 2014
A Gretsch semi-hollow for high-gain fiends.
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