Tag Archives: Katy Perry
Posted: October 18, 2011
Katy Perry’s longtime guitarist Patrick Matera played his Gretsch Black Phoenix on Sunday night on the most-watched entertainment show in the United Kingdom, The X Factor.
As Perry sang a soulful version of “The One That Got Away,” Matera repped his Gretsch gear for the results episode.
According to the London Evening Standard, Sunday night’s “X Factor” drew an average of 11.6 million viewers with a peak of 13.6 million.
Posted: April 12, 2011
Katy Perry’s guitarist Patrick Matera stopped by the Gretsch showroom in Burbank, Calif., and fell in love with the Brian Setzer Black Phoenix. Needless to say, the showroom is now missing the Brian Setzer Black Phoenix.
Posted: August 25, 2010
California Gurl Katy Perry performed her new album title track and latest single, “Teenage Dream,” last night on Late Show with David Letterman. It’s easy to lose one’s luster when standing next to this sensational pop-rock star, but Perry’s guitarists held their own thanks to their gorgeous Gretsch guitars.
Letterman also interviewed Perry, discussing her engagement with Russell Brand, how she went from singing gospel music to showing “side boob” in her recent photo shoot with Rolling Stone and what her minister parents think of it all.
Watch the complete interview here.