Gretsch G6120LH Eddie Cochran Signature LH w/ Bigsby, WMS
Gretsch G6120LH Eddie Cochran Signature LH w/ Bigsby, WMSDetails
The Gretsch G6120LH Eddie Cochran Signature LH with Bigsby has been especially designed to pay homage to the legendary rockabilly guitarist Eddie Cochran. This hollow body guitar is crafted from arched laminated maple and incorporates an internal "open" body construction design, delivering a vintage tone. This signature model is equipped with a DynaSonic Single-Coil pickup in the bridge position, along with a Lindy Fralin "Dog Ear" Single-Coil on the neck, both offering classic rock 'n' roll tones. Additional features include a stunning rosewood fingerboard with western-themed cactus, steer head and fence pearloid inlays, translucent plexi pickguard with Gretsch logo, "G-Arrow" control knobs, compensated aluminum bridge with rosewood base, Bigsby B6GBVF tailpiece, gold and polished aluminum hardware, and gold-plated Grover V98G Sta-Tite tuners. This legendary guitar also includes a deluxe hardshell case for storage and portability.
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Eddie Cochran is an American Rock 'n' Roll singer, songwriter and guitarist known for classic hits such as "C'mon Everybody" and "Summertime Blues." His all-too-brief career captured the 1950s teenage audience with his young looks, rebellious attitude and classic appearance of a 1950s rocker. During his life he experimented with multi-track recording, distortion techniques and overdubbing, and has since achieved an iconic status since his death. Gretsch decided to pay a great homage to this legendary guitarist by producing an exact replica of his guitar, along with authentic markings just like the original.
This legendary guitar features an open body construction design crafted from arched laminated maple, delivering a warm, resonant tone. A pair of classic 'F' sound holes are also featured on the soundboard, which allow the natural sound to be projected acoustically. These elegantly cut holes, also provide a classic look that many guitarists associate with the 1950s era. As well as offering a a lightweight construction, this signature model also features a western maple stain that will stand out from any stage.
Like the original model, the G6120LH is equipped with a DynaSonic™ Single-Coil pickup in the bridge position, and a Lindy Fralin "Dog Ear" Single-Coil pickup on the neck. The DynaSonic single-coil pickup has been a Gretsch standard since the late 1940s, and was one of the first pickups to offer individually adjustable pole-pieces. DynaSonic pickups deliver shimmering highs and a rich, full bass response. This powerful combination of pickups provides classic vintage tones, perfect for recreating that iconic 1950s tone that made Eddie Cochran memorable.
This iconic replica model features all the legendary elements of the original model, including a translucent plexi pickguard with Gretsch logo, Bigsby® "B6GBVF" tailpiece with Aluminum Bridge, red side dot position markers, pearloid western block inlays of Cactus, and Steer heads and fences across the rosewood fingerboard. An Eddie Cochran Signature is featured on the Truss Rod Cover, and a deluxe hardshell case is also included. With all these great features, the Gretsch G6120 Eddie Cochran Signature guitar is the perfect choice for any Cochran fans or Rock 'n' Roll enthusiasts.
- Replica model paying a special tribute to the legendary Eddie Cochran
- Equipped with a DynaSonic™ Single-Coil on the bridge and a Lindy Fralin "Dog Ear" Single-Coil pickup on the neck
- Stunning Pearloid Western Block Inlays of Cactus, Steer Heads and Fences across the rosewood fingerboard
- Includes a G6241 deluxe hardshell case for safely transporting between performances
- Eddie Cochran Signature on Truss Rod Cover
- Classic "F" holes for traditional Gretsch appearance and enhanced sustain
- Red Side Dot Position Markers provide easy viewing of the frets
- Bigsby® "B6GBVF" tailpiece with Aluminum Bridge
- Translucent plexi pickguard with Gretsch logo
- Internal "open" body construction design
- Series: Gretsch® Professional Collection
- Top Material: Arched Laminated Maple
- Back Material: Arched Laminated Maple
- Body Shape: Nashville®
- Body Binding: White/Black
- Body Finish: Gloss Urethane
- Body Colour: Western Maple Stain
- Neck Material: 2-Piece Maple
- Neck Binding: 1-Ply White
- Neck Finish: Gloss Urethane
- Scale Length: 24.6" (625 mm)
- Fingerboard: Rosewood
- Number of Frets: 22
- Nut: Polished Brass
- Nut Width: 1.6875" (42.8 mm)
- Position Inlays: Pearloid Western Block Inlays of Cactus, Steer Heads and Fences
Hardware & Electronics
- Bridge Pickup: DynaSonic™ Single-Coil
- Neck Pickup: Lindy Fralin "Dog Ear" Single-Coil
- Controls: Volume 1. (Neck Pickup), Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup), Master Volume, Master Tone
- Pickup Switching: 3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
- Bridge: Rosewood-Based Polished Aluminum Compensated Bigsby®
- Tuning Machines: Grover® V98 Sta-Tite™ Open-Back
- Control knobs: G-Arrow
- Strings: D'Addario® NPS (.011-.049 Gauges)
- Pickguard: Translucent Plexi Pickguard with Gretsch® Logo
- Case: G6241 Deluxe Hardshell Case
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