Before we get onto the details of the recording process in the next few posts, it’s useful to talk about the over-arching philosophy we had for the record as a whole. I like the term “sonic DNA” as a way of referring to the basic building blocks of the sound we were aiming to achieve. […]
Have Mercy! Once handed down from Bo Diddley to Billy Gibbons, the Reverend went back to Gretsch and said “let’s make it spicy!” A TV Jones Power’Tron Plus in the bridge and Power’Tron in the neck give this guitar some kick. Pinned Adjust-o-matic bridge, you won’t have to worry about finding the right spot every […]
MGT: I’m pleased to confirm we are bringing the Peter Murphy career retrospective residency to NYC this August.. performing all the albums in full plus Bauhaus & Bowie sets.. More info @ BrooklynVegan.com: “Back in March, Peter Murphy wrapped up his 2019 Ruby tour with a residency at San Francisco’s The Chapel where, across the […]
This Gretsch 2622T hollowbody electric guitar is in very good condition! There are very few scratches or signs of wear on the unit. This guitar is fully functional but does not come with a case or accessories of any kind.
Year of Wistaria (2014) – Track 3 If not necessarily the first Trochee Trochee performed live, this certainly feels like the longest-running relic of Year of Wistaria as TT has transitioned from Phase One into mostly a consistent working band. There is a high frequency of songs that have found life in Mississippi (well-documented in such songs […]
Gretsch G6163 Executive “All Tube” Amp built by Victoria amps. Based on a Fender Deluxe blackface at 20 watts sporting a Eminence 15 inch speaker with reverb and tremolo. Designed from the ground up to be a perfect match for Gretsch guitars! The G6163 is a 20-watt, boutique combo amp hand-built by the Victoria Amplifier […]
Super cool under valued Vintage Gretsch 4160 Chrome snare. All original parts. Made from spun brass and chrome finished. Even includes the original pop in tuning key. Die cast hoops and super wide strainer gives this drum a unique pop. Original Lightening throw off works perfectly. Includes case.
Beautiful 60’s Gretsch snare. All original parts and in excellent condition. Wood shell with Marine Pearl wrap. Includes case.
Bugle Market The bugle is one of the simplest brass instruments, normally having no valves or other pitch-altering devices. According to this study, over the next five years the Bugle market will register a xx% CAGR in terms of revenue, the global market size will reach US$ xx million by 2024, from US$ xx million […]
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Here’s our pick of the best and most important new acoustics and electrics you need to know about in 2019. 1Fender Acoustasonic Series Telecaster Fender’s big release for NAMM 2019 is a fascinating and individual instrument that smashes together an acoustic and electric guitar to create a hybrid instrument equally well suited to stage and studio. The […]
Gretsch Catalina Club 4 piece shell kit. Mahogany shells. 9×13 tom in sliver sparkle. 16×16, 16×18, 16×24 drums in gold sparkle. Drums are in good condition. Some tom rash, bass drum hoop rash (see photos). Hardware and cases are not included. Note: This drum kit is for local pick up only. Thank you.
Bury, Lancashire’s finest proponents of Urban Surf Punk Rock, Adventures of Salvador, are back with their second full length “Welcome To Our Village” which releases on June 21st in digital, cassette, CD and Vinyl formats. German Shepherd will be hosting the digital release via Bandcamp and world wide distribution via AWAL to over 40 […]
This Gretsch Renown Maple 5 Piece Drum Set is in fantastic condition! The finish is a Satin Tobacco Burst and the sizes included are 8 x 7″, 10 x 7″, 12 x 9″, and 14 x 14 toms and an 18 x 22 bass drum. Also included are a matching set of Roadrunner cases, of […]
“The Valco company of Chicago made amplifiers under their own name in addition to building amps for other companies such as Supro®, National, and Gretsch, to name a few. Most of these were lower powered amps with a great sounding natural tube breakup and many models also featured a unique sounding tube driven tremolo. It […]
The instruments used to create country music are as varied as the voices that continue to move the genre forward. But certain tools have become synonymous with the country sound—and, in different mixes and with varied prominence—tend to appear on many of the best-known country music recordings. Here, explore a few of the instruments that […]