Gretsch Drums is an iconic American drum brand manufactured in Ridgeland, South Carolina.
For more than 130 years, our award-winning company has been providing "That Great Gretsch Sound" to drummers around the globe.
USA Custom 18x22”, 7x10”, 8x12”, 14x14”, 16x16”
Brooklyn 16x24”, 8x12”, 9x13”, 16x16”, Varying snare drums including 5x14” USA Custom maple snare, 6.5x14” USA Custom, 6.5x14” Solid Aluminum, 6.5x14” Brooklyn Chrome Over Brass
I’d say the studio greats have had the biggest impact; drummers like Jeff Porcaro, Steve Gadd, Carlos Vega, and Steve Jordan. Local Atlanta area drummers like Barry Borden and Bryan Holmes were hugely influential as well.
"No other drum sounds like a Gretsch drum. To me it’s best described as a “classic” sound. It’s the sound I grew up hearing on my favorite records, and it’s the sound I want."
"Learn your craft, from instrument preparation (tuning, etc.) to basic musical styles. You should be ready for whatever musical situation presents itself.