Dating gretsch 6120
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They also have the light trestle bracing and, purportedly, a slightly thinner top.” (In 1960, the 6120 was temporarily changed to a 2.5" depth and the Bigsby was changed to a V-style version.
“There is no equal in tone, and it’s all I know,” says Stucky.
He asked why and I said “because you’re a rockabilly guitar player.” It wasn’t until many years later that I learned ‘CGP’ meant ‘certified guitar player,’ so ‘RGP’ always makes me smile when people ask about it.” Plenty of marquee guitarists have used the Chet Atkins-endorsed Gretsch 6120, including Eddie Cochran, Duane Eddy, and Jim “Reverend Horton Heat” Heath—in fact, all the aforementioned players eventually had signature models built off the 6120 platform.
But Brian Setzer is probably the guitarist most associated with the 24.6"-scale hollowbody.
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