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  • New At The Music Zoo! Gretsch G6131MY-CS Custom Shop Malcolm Young “Salute” Jet!

    Posted on by Walter Bryant

    Malcolm Young, we salute you. At long last, Gretsch honors the guitarist whose rock-solid rhythm guitar swagger and songwriting provided the unshakeable foundation for Australia’s most beloved musical export, AC/DC, for more than 40 years. The G6131MY-CS Custom Shop Malcolm Young “Salute” Jet™ pays faithful homage to Young’s famously battle-hardened instrument, which began life in 1963 as a red...

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  • NAMM 2017: Gretsch Masterbuilt And Custom Shop Guitars Coming To The Music Zoo!

    Posted on by Walter Bryant

    NAMM2017Here’s some exclusive Gretsch Master Built and Custom Shop Guitars that are headed to The Music Zoo! Want to get your hands on one of these exclusive Master built guitars? Well, you’re in luck if you act quick. We snagged a variety of cool models from Gretsch Custom Shop that will surely turn the heads of any collector/player/enthusiast! As always, be sure to stay tuned for more updates...

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  • NAMM 2017: New Gretsch Vintage Select Guitars!

    Posted on by Pete Gerontakos

    NAMM2017 Inspired by the pivotal and prolific years of Gretsch’s 1950’s and 60’s Golden Age, the Vintage Select Edition guitars are designed for the player who appreciates the finest in musical instrument heritage. Be sure to pre-order to get yours first! Specs and pics below:

    G6134T – 58 Vintage Select ’58 Penguin with Bisgby – $3199

    Premium features include:
    • Classic Penguin style wi th 1958...

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  • NAMM 2017: Gretsch Custom Tom Peterson 12-String Bass

    Posted on by Jordan Usatch

    NAMM 2017 We were ogling the new Custom Shop Tom Peterson bass when the man himself turned out to be right in front of us! This is one beautiful instrument. A 12-string hollow body bass is not an easy undertaking but Gretsch has done it again with this one. 
    Call or email us at 516-626-9292 // sales@themusiczoo.com for more info!

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  • NAMM 2017: Gretsch Custom Masterbuilt Malcolm Young Jet

    Posted on by Jordan Usatch

    NAMM 2017 We had a nice surprise at the Gretsch Custom Shop event with the unveiling of the Stephen Stern Masterbuilt Malcolm Young “Salute” Jet.

    It’s limited to forty pieces worldwide and is authentic to Youngs original Jet with the single TV Jones Filter’Tron and relic finish.

    Call or email us at 516-626-9292 // sales@themusiczoo.com for more info!

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  • WW2 Fighter Ace Lt. Colletti & The P-51 Mustang Gretsch

    Posted on by Walter Bryant

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    Lt. Anthony T. Colletti
    September 1, 1920 – June 3, 1990

    Words by: Tommy Colletti (Owner of The Music Zoo)

    As a young teenage kid, I thought it was fairly commonplace that my father had flown a P-51 Mustang and served in the US Army Air Force’s 78th Fighter Group during WWII. Because of his gentle reserved nature, he rarely talked about his accomplishments such as being an Ace Pilot who had...

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