New PDF release: 50 Years of Gretsch Electrics: Half a Century of White

By Tony Bacon

ISBN-10: 0879308222

ISBN-13: 9780879308223

(Book). brought in 1954 as considered one of Gretsch's "Guitars of the Future," the White Falcon used to be an overwhelmingly amazing software. The impact of this surprising new guitar unfold to different versions and guitar brands. It was once the sunrise of a half-century of awe-inspiring guitars that are now preferred by means of broadly renowned artists together with Pete Townshend, Tom Petty, Alanis Morisette, Sheryl Crow, John Frusciante, Bo Diddley, and extra. This e-book compiles the simplest of Gretsch's innovations over the last 50 years and tells the tales in their construction and the lads who created them. contains a hundred photos!

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