Since 1883, Gretsch guitars have been the instrument of choice for musical revolutionaries thanks to their rich, full sound, smooth playability and their bold classic visual style. Gretsch has won endorsements from some of the music industry’s most respected artists at the same time, including Chet Atkins, Eddie Cochran, Billy Duffy, George Harrison, Orville Peck and Brandi Carlile.
Now, Gretsch celebrates its 140th anniversary with an all-new Double Platinum Collection that honors Gretsch’s historic past while providing essential features for the modern player.
With its emphasis on handcraftsmanship and commitment for 140 years and counting, watch how Gretsch has pioneered new designs and manufacturing techniques.
Here’s a rundown of the collection:
- G6136T-140 LTD 140th Double Platinum Falcon™ Hollow Body with String-Thru Bigsby®
- Featuring a Solid Adirondack Red Spruce top, maple back and sides, ML bracing, all-new FT-67 Filter’Tron™ humbucking pickups and a stunning two-tone nitrocellulose lacquer finish.
- G6134T-140 LTD 140th Double Platinum Penguin™ with String-Thru Bigsby®
- Equipped with FT-67 Filter’Tron™ humbucking pickups that provide unmistakable Gretsch tone, and featuring a Solid Adirondack Red Spruce top paired with a chambered mahogany body and a two-tone nitrocellulose lacquer finish
- G6118T-140 LTD 140th Double Platinum Anniversary™ with String-Thru Bigsby®
- Featuring a Solid Adirondack Red Spruce top with maple back and sides, ML bracing, 12” radius ebony fingerboard with 22 medium jumbo frets, rolled edges, and pearloid Neo-Classic™ thumbnail inlays, FT-67 Filter’Tron™ humbucking pickups, an Adjusto-Matic™ bridge with pinned ebony base, and a String-Thru Bigsby® B6CP tailpiece
- G5420T-140 Electromatic® 140th Double Platinum Hollow Body with Bigsby®
- Featuring all-new FT-5E Filter’Tron™ pickups, a laminated maple body with vintage-inspired perimeters and refined arches, and trestle block bracing.
- G5622T-140 Electromatic® 140th Double Platinum Center Block with Bigsby®
- Featuring a double-cutaway maple body with a chambered spruce center block, a 12”-radius laurel fingerboard with 22 medium jumbo frets, and black Top Broad’Tron™ humbucking pickups
- G5230T-140 Electromatic® 140th Double Platinum Jet™ with Bigsby®
- Featuring a chambered mahogany body with maple top for a strong sonic profile and exceptional acoustic balance, and the all-new FT-5E Filter’Tron™ humbucking pickups