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Gretsch Guitars start using Bigsby Vibratos

Gretsch Guitars start using Bigsby Vibratos

What? Of course Gretsch Guitars use Bigsby vibratos; they are almost ubiquitous on Gretsch. What gives? At the 2017 NAMM Show, Gretsch Guitars introduced a number of new models that utilize our B7 vibrato (previously most models used our B6 or B3).  With the new Player’s Edition and Broadcaster range, these B7’d models expand... [Read More]

Winter NAMM 2017!

Winter NAMM 2017!

Each January ushers in the phenomenal experience that is NAMM!  Drawing crowds from around the globe into the Anaheim Convention Center, 2017 saw a new record of 106,928 visitors!  Four glorious days filled to the brim with new gear and an all-access opportunity to check out on your own terms. While the generally sunny days gave way... [Read More]

Just around the corner…Winter NAMM 2017!

As we approach the new year, one cannot help but think about the future.  In this case, that means NAMM! Thousands of exhibitors, outstanding gear around every turn, and a chance for the music industry to get together face-to-face and reconnect.  Our final prep is going on now and we’re excited to be heading back to the Anaheim... [Read More]

Videos for this Long holiday weekend!

With a long holiday weekend just ahead, we thought we’d put together a small collection of some of our favorite Bigsby’d footage.  So, sit back, turn up the volume, grab your favorite beverage and enjoy! Obviously, there are MANY greats no posted here; what are your favorites?  Read More →

GuitArlington 2016-That’s a wrap!

GuitArlington 2016-That’s a wrap!

While we live in an ever increasingly digital world, some screens can’t compare to actual reality.  Case in point is annual extravaganza that is GuitArlington!  Thousands of guitars, enthusiasts, new gear, and palpable energy await all who entered.  If you haven’t yet made the trek, and you’re a lover of guitars, you really... [Read More]

DIY–Install a Specialty handle on your vibrato!

DIY–Install a Specialty handle on your vibrato!

Lately, we’ve been getting many requests for information on our specialty handles and how to install them. Luckily, we created a video last year showing the process–and how easy it can be! If you’ve been thinking about adding a Chet Atkins wire, Duane Eddy, or Merle Travis handle to your guitar, this video is for you.  Please... [Read More]