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A Quality Friend

A Quality Friend

My brother and I formed a two-person band when I was fifteen years old. We almost sounded like three people so at the time that was good enough for us. We cut our teeth playing local bars and youth centers for a few years before he and my parents surprised me with a...
Webster-Designed Gretsch White Falcon Turns 65

Webster-Designed Gretsch White Falcon Turns 65

Gretsch Remembers Jimmie Webster, the Musician, Inventor, and Traveling Ambassador for Gretsch Guitars who, among many other important contributions, designed the Gretsch White Falcon. The Early Days. Jimmie Webster was born on August 11, 1908 in Van Wert, Ohio into a...
Wait, You Play Polka?!

Wait, You Play Polka?!

A common phrase I hear while talking to someone about my musical journey. Why not Polka?! It’s got a great beat, it makes you happy . . . and it can rock! My career started when every musician’s does, the moment in your life when you get a real professional...