Besides building drums and amps, Gretsch is known for their iconic stringed-instruments. Founded in 1883 in New York, they are known for building iconic hollowbody models like the White Falcon or the famous solidbody Duo Jet.
Gretsch is known for their fine hollowbody basses and guitars, most notably for building the guitars for Chet Atkins and Brian Setzer. These hollowbody guitars were used in almost every blues, country and jazz genre in the 50's.
Gretsch guitars are known for their crisp, meloncholy sound. Gretsch builds both guitars and basses starting at a budget-friendly pricepoint! Both iconic in sounds and looks, Gretsch guitars are still loved by the masses.