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Rig Rundown: God Is an Astronaut [2021]

February 10, 2021
See the transformation from digital efficiency to a sprawling setup for Ghost Tapes #10 that now includes Gretsches, Jazzmasters, traditional tube heads, and more stomps than a store.
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Gretsch Announces 2021 Lineup

January 15, 2021
This year's batch includes a host of new models across Vintage Select Edition, Players Edition, Limited Edition, Electromatic Collection, and the Streamliner Collection.
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Gretsch Honors Artist Michael Guy Chislett with the G6136T-MGC Signature Falcon with Bigsby

January 5, 2021
The guitar features a fully hollow body, solid Sitka spruce top with bound F-holes, vintage 1959-style trestle bracing, and laminated maple back and sides.
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Gretsch G6636TSL Silver Falcon: The Premier Guitar Review

December 18, 2020
How does the Players Edition upgrade stack up on the brand’s sleek 6-string “Cadillac”?
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Gretsch Debuts the G6136T Rich Robinson Signature Magpie with Bigsby

October 20, 2020
This signature Falcon-style guitar features a 3-ply maple body with solid spruce top and 1959-style trestle bracing with a spruce block under the bridge.
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Gretsch Releases the G5230T Nick 13 Signature Electromatic Tiger Jet with Bigsby

August 13, 2020
The Tiger Army guitarist's namesake model features Black Top Filter'Tron pickups, a master volume with treble bleed circuit, and a Bigsby B50 vibrato tailpiece.
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Gretsch Introduces the G6636TSL Players Edition Silver Falcon

August 12, 2020
An innovative new version of the venerable Falcon with a slightly smaller 16” double-cutaway body and a chambered spruce center block.
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Rig Rundown Best-Ofs: Most Iconic Guitars

May 22, 2020
From Angus’ SG to Tom’s “Arm the Homeless” axe—the most recognizable 6-strings from our catalog of nearly 500 Rundowns.
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A Double-Trouble Guitar with a No-Worries Price

April 29, 2020
The 1965 Gretsch 6117 Double Anniversary makes the most of HiLo’Tron pickups and smooth playability.
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Gretsch G2210 Streamliner Junior Jet Club, G5265 Electromatic Baritone & G5410T Electromatic Rat Rod Demos | NAMM 2020

January 17, 2020
Three affordable new entry points to the highs and lows of the classic Gretsch sound.
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Rig Rundown: Tom Bukovac

January 15, 2020
When you’re one of the most recorded guitarists in Nashville, you make sure you can cover all the bases. Watch this in-depth look at the amazing vintage guitars, rare amps, and massive pedalboard that inspires one of Nashville’s first-call session players.
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Rig Rundown: Steve Wariner

December 18, 2019
Designated a "certified guitar picker" by former boss Chet Atkins, the multiple Grammy-winning session ace and songwriter for country legends shows off his favorite gear.
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Will Ray's Bottom Feeder: Bending the Rules with a Gretsch G2655

December 1, 2019
A Hipshot B-bender on a bargain semi-hollowbody? Why not!
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Summer NAMM 2019: Gretsch Steve Wariner Signature & Rich Robinson "Magpie" Signature Demos

July 20, 2019
Dig into this pair of signature models from a "certified" country picker and a roots-rock legend.
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Gretsch Announces New Brian Setzer Signature Models

July 19, 2019
The G6120T-BSSMK Brian Setzer Signature Nashville Hollow Body ’59 “Smoke” with Bigsby is a recreation of Setzer’s main stage guitar since retiring the famed "Stray Cat."
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Gallery: Summer NAMM 2019 Day 1

July 18, 2019
The first day was full of interesting and weird gear from Mythos, Yamaha, Blackstar, Fender, and more!
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Gretsch Announces the Steve Wariner Signature Nashville Gentleman

July 17, 2019
Features include TV Jones pickups, push/pull pot for coil splitting, and a Bigsby B6GP String-Thru tailpiece.
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GALLERY: The David Gilmour Guitar Collection

June 5, 2019
An inside look at 10 of the Pink Floyd legend’s most iconic guitars that will be sold at auction in New York on June 20.
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The Stray Cats Releases "Rock It Off"

May 1, 2019
Brian Setzer & Co. unleash a bluesy rockabilly number from 40—the band's first album of new material in 25 years.
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Rig Rundown: Hozier

April 10, 2019
On the heels of his No. 1 album, Wasteland, Baby!, Irishman Andrew Hozier-Byrne reveals his connection with “alive” hollowbodies—including gas cans—that torch his moody, soulful blend of rock and blues.
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