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Gretsch Takes Over the Winter 2008 NAMM Show

Kicking off the new year, the 2008 Winter Show was the busiest on record! Anaheim, CA — With an official total of 88,128 registrants, this year’s winter NAMM Show was the busiest on record. This semiannual event, hosted by the city of Anaheim, featured five main...

Bo Diddley Passes Away at Age 79

Long Time Gretsch Friend Entertained and Inspired the Globe Legendary R&B king and long-time Gretsch friend, Bo Diddley, has passed away at the age of 79. With his rectangular Gretsch guitar and trademark “Bo Diddley Beat”, he entertained and inspired...

Auction for Gretsch 6120 Nashville Signed by Kyle Petty!

From Thursday, July 10 to Sunday, July 20, 2008, Gretsch collectors and NASCAR fans everywhere will have the chance to bid on a new, one-of-a-kind Gretsch Nashville guitar autographed by racing legend Kyle Petty and support a fantastic cause in the process. The...