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® DRUMS PRESENTS NEW TAYLOR HAWKINS SIGNATURE SERIES SNARE DRUM
July 01, 2013
Gretsch Drums is pleased to announce the release of a new signature snare drum, designed in collaboration with Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins. With a 6.5”x 14” black nickel-plated steel shell, the Taylor Hawkins snare drum features 10 lugs, an adjustable chrome-plated throw-off, 2.3 mm triple-flanged hoops, Remo® Coated Emperor X™ batter head and 20-strand snare wire. Each drum sports a special Taylor Hawkins signature badge complete with “The Hawk” symbol and Taylor’s signature.
The Gretsch Taylor Hawkins Signature Series snare drum (MSRP: $385.99) is available now from Authorized Gretsch Drums Retailers.
“Taylor wanted a drum that was built to high Gretsch standards but was also attainable by young drummers,” said Joe Mazza, Product Manager for Gretsch Drums. “The end result is a powerful snare drum with a versatile, unique voice.”
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.