Gretsch Electromatic John Gourley Broadkaster Center Block Laurel Fingerboard Iridescent Black

$ 1199.99

The Limited Edition John Gourley Electromatic Broadkaster celebrates the ‘force of nature’ creativity that fuels Portugal. The Man’s, John Gourley. Featuring Pro-inspired specs, and classic Gretsch stylings, this guitar is a powerful representation of John’s expressive force.


  • Double-cutaway maple body with a chambered spruce center block
  • Thin “U” shaped maple neck with 12″-radius laurel fingerboard, 22 medium jumbo frets, and pearloid “cloud” inlays
  • USA Full’Tron™ humbucking pickups
  • Master volume with treble bleed circuit, master tone, individual pickup volume controls and three-position pickup selector switch
  • Anchored Adjusto-Matic™ bridge
  • Graph Tech NuBone nut
  • Bigsby® B70 vibrato tailpiece
  • Silver sparkle binding
  • Locking tuners
  • Strap locks
  • Nickel hardware
  • Exclusive artwork by Cleon Peterson
  • Available in Iridescent Black


Maple Body with Spruce Center Block

The John Gourley Broadkaster features a double cutaway arched maple body with a chambered spruce center block under the hood. Offering lightweight comfort and excellent feedback rejection, the spruce center block provides an open and airy sound while still retaining clarity, snap, and attack.

USA Full’Tron Pickups

In addition to classic Gretsch chime, balance, and brilliance, the U.S.-made Full’Tron™ pickups were designed by the famed Tim Shaw to deliver full-spectrum sonic range with a distinctive snarl, offering a slightly more pronounced mid concentration that brings even more tonal muscle to full-volume playing with overdrive and distortion.

Exclusive artwork by Cleon Peterson

In addition to the mesmerizing Iridescent Black metallic finish and silver sparkle binding, the John Gourley Broadkaster features exclusive artwork by renowned artist Cleon Peterson. From the “cloud” fingerboard inlays to the bespoke truss rod cover and metal head badge, to the graphic on the pickguard, Cleon’s artistic touches add a unique and distinctive aesthetic vibe that cannot be found on any other guitar.