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Maren Alford: Making Dreams Come True (Part 2)

Maren Alford: Making Dreams Come True (Part 2)

Note: This is part two of a special four-part series by guest Gretsch blogger, Maren Alford. “NOT UR GIRLFRENZ is Born” Play a song for an important entertainment industry guest from LA? Even though we’ve never played together before? Why not? I had...
Great Gretsch Guitarists: Michelle Marie

Great Gretsch Guitarists: Michelle Marie

“You know, girls don’t really play guitar…but you could always be a singer.” When sixteen-year-old, Bronx-born Michelle Marie heard those words from her guitar teacher, it understandably hurt her feelings. It also made her angry and even more determined to prove him...
Martin – Gretsch & the “Long Game”

Martin – Gretsch & the “Long Game”

For those who may not know, Martin and Gretsch are both immigrant German families with lineage stretching back to a 19th Century American founding date. Both gained stature with the advent of rock-n-roll in the 1950s. Martin excelled as an acoustic guitar builder...