Gretsch G5120 Electromatic Hollow Body 2009 – Made in Korea, TV Jones Classic Pickups

$ 899.00

Gretsch 5120 Made in Korea Electric Hollow body Guitar. This is a 2009 and was made in the Samick factory in Korea.

This guitar is in excellent condition and has been setup and received a fret crown and level from my tech.

The Gretsch 5120 Electric Hollow Body Guitar, crafted in Korea, is a true embodiment of vintage-inspired elegance and modern performance. Renowned for its unmistakable aesthetics and rich, resonant tone, this instrument stands as a testament to Gretsch’s legacy of craftsmanship and innovation.

The 5120 features a classic hollow body design, constructed with a laminated maple top, back, and sides, delivering a warm, organic sound with plenty of depth and character. Its single-cutaway body shape not only enhances its visual appeal but also provides comfortable access to the upper frets, perfect for both rhythm and lead playing.

This guitar has been upgraded with TV Jones Classic Filtertron pickups. The TV Classic captures that vintage twang and growl characteristic of the late 1950’s Filter’Tron. Originally designed from an analyzed 1959 Pat. Applied For Filter’Tron, the TV Classic is our most popular and most versatile pickup. Popularized and played by many different artists ranging from John Mayer to Brian Setzer.

The 5120 is equipped with a range of player-friendly features designed to enhance both its sound and playability. These include a Bigsby B60 vibrato tailpiece, which adds smooth and expressive pitch modulation, as well as a rosewood fingerboard with classic Gretsch thumbnail inlays, providing a comfortable and visually striking playing surface.

This one has been upgraded with a roller bridge to further improve the performance of the Bigsby and was recently setup by my tech. It is currently strung with 10-52 gauge strings

Whether you’re strumming chords in a jazz club or unleashing fiery licks on stage, the Gretsch 5120 Electric Hollow Body Guitar offers a timeless combination of vintage charm and modern performance. With its rich tonal palette, eye-catching aesthetics, and impeccable craftsmanship, this instrument is sure to inspire players for generations to come.