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Gretsch Greatest Hits . . . and Hitters

Gretsch Greatest Hits . . . and Hitters

Cindy Blackman-Santana: A Woman For All Seasons by Fred Gretsch A gifted writer named Nicole Williams Sitaraman said of Cindy Blackman-Santana: “Hearing Cindy play the drums is like a rapturous percussive tornado of sound. You just get swept away.” That’s about the...

Gretsch Greatest Hits . . . and Hitters

Mark Guiliana: A Jazzer For Today By Fred Gretsch I want to start this article about Gretsch drum artist Mark Guiliana with a quote from a review of his 2013 recording, A Form of Truth, taken from Relix magazine: “There are musicians that the general public recognizes...

Guitar Legend Duane Eddy

How a simple introduction by a Beatle 25 years ago led to two Gretsch signature models, and a long friendship with “The King of Twang.” By Fred W. Gretsch Back in 1991, my wife Dinah and I attended a music trade show in London with friends from the Hohner Company,...