Players Edition Jets Get Rave Reviews from ‘Guitarist’ Magazine

The Gretsch G6228FM Players Edition Jet BT and G6131T Players Edition Jet FT grace the pages of Guitarist magazine’s September issue with rave reviews of the modern spin on vintage specs for today’s player. “These new Gretsch Players Edition G6228FM BT and G6131T FT Jets promise all the faithful mods we hope to see in […]

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Gretsch G5220 Electromatic Jet BT Lands ‘Total Guitar’ Magazine Cover

The Gretsch G5220 Electromatic Jet BT landed the July cover and a rave review from UK’s Total Guitar magazine. The G5220 earned 5-star praise from Total Guitar’s Rob Laing, who praised the surprisingly slim, light chambered body and Broad’Tron bridge and neck pickups that projected dark, yet crisp, clean tones. “This thing has a meat and […]

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Duane Eddy Talks Signature 6-String Bass

In a new exclusive video with Gretsch, Duane Eddy showcases his Limited Edition G6120TB-DE Duane Eddy Signature 6-string Gretsch bass, nicknamed Tic-Tac-Twang. “It’s a 6-string bass guitar … to replace the Danelectro [6-string bass]; This is far superior,” says Eddy with a slight grin. Eddy rose to prominence as an early pioneer of the instrumental […]

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Let Us Introduce You to 9 Brand-New Gretsch Guitars

Gretsch is excited to unveil a slew of limited edition models and swank new colors to our arsenal this week at Summer NAMM. Lend your eyes to these 9 brand new splendors—available this fall for your playing pleasure. G6131-MY Malcolm Young Signature Jet™  Gretsch proudly honors the late Malcolm Young and his iconic rhythm guitar […]

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Gretsch G6118T-135 LTD 135th Anniversary Model Gets June Cover of ‘The Guitar Magazine’

Our Gretsch Limited Edition G6118-135 Anniversary™ model is front and center on the cover of The Guitar Magazine‘s June issue— in celebration of “135 years of effortless cool.” The issue includes an in-depth review and side by side spec comparison of both the Anniversary model and our G5420TG Electromatic® 135th Anniversary LTD Hollow Body Single-Cut […]

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Gretsch By the Numbers

In celebration of our 135th Anniversary, here’s a fun “By the Numbers” infographic! Also, be sure to stay tuned to our Facebook page on Mondays as we’ll be picking random Mondays throughout the rest of the year to feature “Mystery Monday Gretsch Trivia” and the chance to win Gretsch swag! #Gretsch135th To learn more about […]

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Duane Eddy 6-String Bass Among Fretboard Journal’s ‘Five Things We Loved at NAMM 2018’

Michael James Adams of Fretboard Journal walked this year’s NAMM show floor in Anaheim, Calif., intent on fully taking in all the incredible products that the music industry had to offer. After a whirlwind week, the author came back with five things that he loved, including the all-new Gretsch G6120TB-DE Duane Eddy 6-String Bass. “If […]

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Watch Joe Carducci Demo the New G6228FM Players Edition Jet BT and Show Off the 135th Anniversary Models for ‘Premier Guitar’

During the NAMM Show in Anaheim, Calif., in late January, Gretsch’s very own Joe Carducci sat down with Premier Guitar’s Jason Shadrick for a quick rundown of the powerful all-new G6228FM Players Edition Jet™ BT, as well as a quick preview of our gorgeous 135th Anniversary Models. In the PG video, Carducci gives a bit […]

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9 NEW Wall-Shaking Gretsch Jets

2018 brings a bevy of beautiful new Gretsch Jets to the table. From the all-new Players Edition Jet™ BT and Electromatic® Jet BT models, fueled by our powerful Broad’Tron pickups, to our Players Edition Jet™ FT featuring Filter’Tron pickups, these solid bodies are the culmination of over half a century of tonal performance and magic. […]

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King of Twang’s Duane Eddy Debuts New Signature 6-String Bass at NAMM

The King of Twang, Duane Eddy, debuted his new Limited Edition G6120TB-DE Duane Eddy Signature 6-String Bass in the Gretsch booth on Friday at the 2018 NAMM Show in Anaheim, Calif. For the unveiling, Eddy regaled the packed house with a few entertaining stories about the 6-string bass, which he first had built for him […]

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