Tag Archives: Roots Collection
Posted: December 11, 2013
When we caught up with Chicago folk rockers Rivals of the Peacemaker, they performed an excellent version of the track “Let It Rain,” which comes off their recent self-titled album. The Gretsch Roots uke and resonator, played by frontwoman Alex Watson help add to the rootsy feel of the track.
Watch the band in action below and click here for more information.
Posted: May 31, 2013
Sally Fitzgibbons is one of the top surfers in the world, but the Australian also has many other interests.
One of them is playing the guitar, as she recently revealed in the Sunday Telegraph Magazine. In a feature titled “My Favourite Things,” Fitzgibbons talked about her Gretsch Roots Collection resonator, noting that, “This is the most recent addition to my guitar collection. I don’t travel with it, but I love playing when I’m back; it helps me relax.”
Posted: November 14, 2012
Resonator master and 13-time Grammy Award winner Jerry Douglas has been out on the road in support of his latest album Traveler.
Fan-shot footage has surfaced of Douglas performing Traveler‘s opening track, ”On a Monday,” over the weekend at Stage 1 in Fairfield, Conn.
Enjoy the clip below of Douglas on his new G9230 Bobtail Square-Neck A.E. resonator from the Gretsch Roots Collection.