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Behemoth’s Adam “Nergal” Darski: Shades of Black

December 6, 2018
The influential extreme-metal frontman on I Loved You at Your Darkest and why flouting the genre’s mores is essential to its survival.
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The Year in Gear 2018

November 20, 2018
Step inside Premier Guitar’s magical, miraculous time machine and revisit the gear that stood head and shoulders above the rest as Premier Gear Award winners in 2018.
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Neko Case: Free Falling

August 23, 2018
The enigmatic songstress and masterful storyteller opens up about Hell-On—her most daring album yet—her love of tenor guitars, and how collaboration opened her creative gates.
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Rig Rundown: Lindsay Ell

August 15, 2018
The rising country star reveals which legendary picker recently built her a "Mary Kaye" Strat clone, as well as why she started painting guitars.
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Gretsch Honors Malcolm Young with Signature Jet

June 29, 2018
The Jet features “DIY” pickup routes with simulated screw holes, chrome switch plugs, Space-Control bridge with ebony base and ‘60s-style tailpiece.
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Summer NAMM 2018 Editors' Picks Day 1

June 28, 2018
Our crew gives a quick rundown of the five most head-turning things they saw on their first day at the Nashville gear expo.
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GALLERY: Summer NAMM 2018 Day 1

June 28, 2018
Check out the latest gear from Vox, Gretsch, Dunlop, Trickfish, and more!
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DIY: No-Brainer Mods!

April 17, 2018
How to transform four affordable axes—a Gretsch Jet Club, an Epiphone Les Paul SL, and a Squier Vintage Modified Jag and Precision bass—into absolute gems.
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NAMM '18 - Gretsch G6228FM Player's Edition Jet Demo & 135th Anniversary Models

January 28, 2018
The kings of high-end chime show off a brand-new Jet and two new anniversary models.
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Gretsch Celebrates 135th Anniversary with Two New Limited-Edition Models

January 28, 2018
The G6118T-135 Anniversary model begins with a 16-inch, 3-ply maple body with ’59 trestle bracing, and is powered by High Sensitive Filter’Tron pickups.
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Duane Eddy: Sultan of Twang

January 19, 2018
The guitar legend talks about the invention of his reverb-drenched sound, his versatile career and technique, and his lifelong love affair with the Bigsby-rigged Gretsch 6120.
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Gretsch G6609TFM Players Edition Broadkaster Review

December 5, 2017
New-design Full’Tron pickups turn a familiar semi-hollowbody into a potent axe that’ll wow fans of both vintage Gretsch sounds and sparkling modern tones.
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Rig Rundown: Guns N' Roses

November 22, 2017
The gear of Slash, Duff McKagan, and Richard Fortus finally revealed.
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Vintage Vault: 1955 Gretsch 6131 Jet Firebird

November 22, 2017
An eye-catching, cardinal-colored survivor from the early days of rock ’n’ roll.
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Gretsch Announces New Limited-Edition Models

November 1, 2017
The new models include the G6136T Falcon, G5422TG Electromatic Hollow Body, G5435TG Electromatic Pro Jet, and a pair of G9500 Jim Dandy Flat Top guitars.
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Tools for the Task: Filter’Tron-style Pickups

October 8, 2017
Ten modern-day pickups aimed at delivering the classic Filter’Tron sound.
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Rig Rundown: The Magpie Salute's Rich Robinson & Marc Ford

September 13, 2017
The reunited duo shares stories about favorite axes, and demonstrates how they craft their rootsy twin-guitar attack.
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SNAMM '17 - Gretsch G5021WPE Rancher Penguin Parlor Acoustic Demo

August 1, 2017
See and hear how the exquisite gold-and-white styling of the popular solidbody gets applied to the brand's acoustic sibling.
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Vintage Vault: 1960 Gretsch Chet Atkins Hollowbody Model 6120

July 27, 2017
Get ready to go ga-ga over a pristine specimen of the signature model that helped create "the Nashville sound."
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Gretsch Releases New Players Edition and Limited Edition Models

July 18, 2017
The new offerings include two new Players Edition models and a trio of Limited Edition guitars.
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