Gretsch Drums

Shop Gretsch Drums at Drum Central. One of the finest names in drums, known for high quality drums such as their USA and Brooklyn ranges.

Gretsch drums are part of the larger Gretsch company line of musical instruments which has been synonymous with quality since it's inception in 1883. Originally formed in Brooklyn, New York, they have become one of the most respected names in drums world wide with artists such as Max Roach, Tony Williams, Art Blakey, Vinnie Colaiuta, Mark Guiliana, Phil Collins, Charlie Watts, Taylor Hawkins and Steve Ferrone all choosing them as their weapon of choice.

Gretsch drums are best known for their high end reputation with their USA, Brooklyn and Broadkaster ranges being considered amongst the best drums on the market. Despite their high end reputation they also make a competitive entrance in entry level kits. Energy kits start at £596 and comes with all required stands a bass drum pedal and a Paiste 101 cymbal set which makes it a worthy competitor for the best selling Pearl Export.

The Gretsch Catalina Club and Catalina Maple are popular with Jazz drummers who aren't looking to break the bank but want amazing warm tones and classic Gretsch sounds. They also come in some beautiful finishes.

Renown shell packs have the same bearing edges and many of the same features of higher end kits like the Brooklyn or Broadkaster and is the cheapest way that you can achieve that true Gretsch sound.

As well as drum kits, we stock a wide range of their Snare drums including their Full Range Snare Drums and their Signature Snare Range which includes the awesome signature snare of Taylor Hawkins of The Foo Fighters.