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Gretsch Greatest Hits . . . and Hitters: Matt Sorum

Look in the dictionary under “rock drummer” and you’re likely to see a picture of Matt Sorum. With a long and stellar career playing with a “who’s who” of bands and artists, Matt literally defines the genre. Matt is a relatively new member of the Gretsch roster of drum artists. Considering his talent, impressive musical credits, and his involvement in so many worthy social causes, we’re proud to have him be a part of the family!

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The Gretsch Drumkit That Made Olympic History

As the world focuses on the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, here's a story about how a special Gretsch drumkit made its way to the games that took place the last time the Summer Olympics were located in the Americas. North America, in fact, exactly twenty years ago. It was 1996, and the games were being held in Atlanta, Georgia...

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Contest: Where in the South is Todd Taylor?

Todd Taylor is out-and-about promoting his new CD Lucky 13  and he's sent us a photo of himself next to one of many benches advertising the release. Now we're challenging you to find that bench and take your photo next to it, just like Todd has done, and send it in to us.  Get all the details on our special contest page. Some clues will be posted there too. Good luck!


More Posts from Gretsch:

*Chet Atkins Little Black Book of Songs

*Six Degrees of Separation: Gretsch Style


Gretsch Drums is proud to be a sponsor of the LAB Camp Drums happening October 14 to 17, 2016, at The Ranch, Greece. Teachers include Gretsch artist and drumming wizard Gergo Borlai. Space is limited so sign up now!


American Sound and Beauty: Guitars from the Bachman-Gretsch Collection


German Guitar Heroes

Read Fred Gretsch's examination of an important part of history not properly being represented.


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