Gretsch Releases All-New Vintage Select '89 Jet Models
An homage to the grunge movement.
Scottsdale, AZ (March 16, 2021) -- Gretsch today releases the all-new G6129T-89VS Vintage Select '89 Sparkle Jet with Bigsby and G6128T-89VS Vintage Select '89 Duo Jet with Bigsby.
These Vintage Select Jet models pay homage to the classic late-'80s design that rocked the forefront of the Pacific Northwest grunge movement that overtook the music world in the early 1990s.
Delivering signature solid-body power and punch, these grunge-era beauties feature period-correct chambered mahogany construction, which magnifies harmonic richness by letting air resonate between the top and body for livelier and more articulate tone. TV Jones TV Classic Plus bridge and TV Jones TV Classic neck pickups replicate that unmistakable vintage Filter'Tron sound to fabulous sonic effect and can be intuitively commanded using a versatile control layout featuring master volume with treble bleed circuit, master tone, individual pickup volume controls and three-way pickup toggle switch.
Other features include a maple set neck, 12"-radius rosewood fingerboard with pearloid Hump Block inlays, bone nut, G-arrow knobs, Bigsby vibrato tailpiece, Adjusto-Matic bridge with pinned rosewood base and Gotoh tuners.
The G6129T-89VS Vintage Select '89 Sparkle Jet with Bigsby comes dressed in Gold Sparkle or Silver Sparkle, while the G6128T-89VS Vintage Select '89 Duo Jet with Bigsby comes in Black. All models feature a silver pickguard, nickel hardware and late-'80s black headstock with Gretsch logo and horseshoe inlay.
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