Gretsch artist Steve Ferrone was recently inducted into Guitar Center’s Rock Walk during their 25th annual Drum Off, which was held at Club Nokia in CA last month. His award was presented to him by Questlove. Steve’s extensive bio includes: Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, Average White Band, Eric Clapton, Chaka Khan, and Duran Duran. Congratulations, Steve!... Read More
GRETSCH® INTRODUCES NEW CATALINA CLUB ROCK KIT CONFIGURATION
January 24, 2013
Gretsch Drums is proud to introduce a new configuration for its Catalina Club Rock Series, featuring a classic 14”x 24” bass drum. Catalina Club Rock kits include mahogany shells, a 30-degree shell bearing edge, 1.6mm triple-flange hoops and virgin bass drum with included tom mount. Two new finishes, Ocean Twilight and Mirror Chrome, are available. Galaxy Black Sparkle and Copper Sparkle finishes are also offered.
The Gretsch Catalina Club Rock Series includes the 14”x 24” bass drum, plus a 9”x 13” rack tom, a 16”x 16” floor tom and a 6 ½”x 14” snare drum.
“The drumming community is trending toward classic bass drum sizes. The Catalina Club Rock Series 14”x 24” bass drum provides classic, full-bodied tones with additional punch and attack,” said John Palmer, Director of Product for Gretsch Drums.
Gretsch Marquee Series
New from Gretsch® Drums, the Marquee series delivers explosive,
open tones, professional features and rock solid performance at
an accessible price. Marquee shells combine 7-ply North American
maple with a slight softer maple species that are cut with
classic Gretsch 30-degree bearing edges and fit with 2.3mm
triple flanged hoops.