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Gretsch Greatest Hits…and Hitters

Alvino Bennett: The Road Warrior by Fred W. Gretsch If you’re looking for a drummer who can do it all—and, in fact, who has quite literally done it all—you need look no further than Alvino Bennett. A veteran of stage and studio, Alvino has made a career out of...
The Gretsch Drumkit That Made Olympic History

The Gretsch Drumkit That Made Olympic History

By Fred Gretsch As the world focuses on the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, I’d like to share a story that took place the last time that the Summer Olympics were located in the Americas. North America, in fact, exactly twenty years ago. It was 1996, and...

Gretsch 2012 NAMM Show Highlights

The 2012 NAMM musical-instrument show took place January 19 through 22 at the Anaheim Convention Center in California. This annual event, sponsored by the International Music Products Association, is America’s largest trade show for the showcasing of musical...