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Tour the Gretsch NAMM Booth

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Watch this video for a quick tour around the Gretsch booth at the 2015 NAMM Show in Anaheim, Calif.

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Brian Setzer Discusses his Relationship with Gretsch

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In the video clip below, rockabilly hero and Gretsch guitar icon Brian Setzer describes his love affair with the legendary brand, and how Gretsch just had the sound he was looking for.

“It was just that sound in between a Gibson and a Fender,” said Setzer. “The Gretsch was kind of right in the middle there. It had the twang and it could growl.”

View the all-new Gretsch Brian Setzer signature models here.

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Tegan and Sarah Give Industry Advice to Aspiring Young Women

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Tegan and Sara have been inspiring people for years from the stage, even moreso lately with their critically-acclaimed album Heartthrob.

But they also have some more specific advice for the young women that look up to the twin sisters.

In a recent interview, Tegan and Sara spoke to that crowd, taking a different route than what most might expect.

Check out what the artists had to say in the video below and visit their official website for more information.

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How the Gretsch Bi-Plane Was Built

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A longtime woodworking enthusiast, Gretsch Master Builder Stephen Stern does not just make some of the most beautiful and painstakingly-crafted guitars.

Recently, Stern built a biplane to live in the Gretsch Custom Shop in Corona, Calif., complete with the iconic Gretsch logo and a striking orange color.

The plane is made of balsa wood and is covered with tissue paper, and Stern himself estimates that it took between 75-100 hours to build.

Just how did this beauty come to fruition?  Luckily, Stern documented the entire process, which you can watch below.

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Guitar Center Features the New Gretsch Rancher Falcon

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Guitar Center caught up with Adam Bowden-Smith in the Gretsch booth at NAMM to discuss the new Gretsch G5022CWFE-12 Rancher™ Falcon Jumbo 12-String Cutaway Electric.

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