Gretsch G5220 Electromatic Jet BT with V-Stoptail Bristol Fog

$ 599.99

Sophisticated and sensible, Electromatic® Jet™ BT models are the perfect real, pure and powerful Gretsch® instruments. They’re your next-step Gretsch—bold, dynamic and articulate, and crafted with essential Gretsch sound, style and playability.

True Jet Essence with Broad’Tron™ Might
The all-new G5220 Electromatic Jet BT Single-Cut with V-Stoptail delivers Broad’Tron™ power with classic Jet clarity.

Chambered Mahogany Bodies
At the heart of each Electromatic Jet BT is a chambered mahogany body with maple top that produces a rich, present mid-range that accentuates big lows and shimmering highs.

All-new Black Top Broad’Tron Pickups
A pair of Black Top Broad’Tron pickups drive the chambered mahogany body with maple top through thick, aggressive overdrive while maintaining astounding definition and note balance suitable for the most pristine clean tone.

Versatile Controls
The Electromatic Jet BT is equipped with essential features that give you complete tonal control. The combination of individual pickup volume controls, master tone and master volume with treble bleed circuit provides intuitive global control over your pickup and tone settings.

  • Upgraded chambered mahogany body with maple top for a strong sonic profile and exceptional acoustic balance
  • Lower set mahogany neck for effortless access and performance
  • 12”-radius laurel fingerboard with 22 medium jumbo frets
  • Dual Black Top Broad’Tron™ pickups
  • Master volume with treble bleed circuit, master tone and individual pickup volume controls
  • Gretsch V-Stoptail tailpiece
  • Anchored Adjusto-Matic™ bridge
  • Upgraded appointments include bound headstock, plain-face head cap, vintage-inspired purfling, Big Block inlays and closed back tuning keys
  • Chrome hardware

Choosing Gretsch? Choose Rock City!

Rock City Music Company is recognized as a Gretsch “Elite” Dealer, and we’re proud to represent the Gretsch product line.

Rock City offers a wide range of Gretsch Products from their affordable beginner Roots/acoustic products, to the highest end, limited edition,  USA Custom Shop electric guitars.

Our commitment to the brand goes beyond stocking guitars. Our staff has a deep knowledge of the product line, and the history of the brand.

Rock City Music Company employs a full time FMIC authorized guitar technician, who can service a guitar from a  simple “player’s setup” to any issue that may arise over time. All Gretsch guitars purchased from Rock City Music Company come with our tech’s seal of approval.

We typically have Gretsch guitars in stock that have yet to be listed online, so please reach out to us if you are interested in something we are not currently listing. If you are interested in learning more about what makes Gretsch guitars unique, please don’t hesitate to reach out, our staff will be happy to help you.

Weight: 8lbs 5.6ozs
Serial #: CYG21124094

  • Model Name: G5220 Electromatic Jet BT Single-Cut with V-Stoptail
  • Series: Electromatic 
  • Country of Origin: China
  • Color: Bristol Fog 
  • Body: Chambered Mahogany 
  • Body Finish: Gloss
  • Body Shape: Jet
  • Neck Material: Mahogany 
  • Neck Finish: Gloss
  • Neck Shape: Thin “U” 
  • Scale Length: 24.6” (625 mm)
  • Fingerboard: Laurel
  • Fingerboard Radius: 12” (305 mm)
  • Number of Frets: 22
  • Frets Size: Medium Jumbo
  • String Nut: Synthetic Bone
  • Nut Width: 1.6875” (42.86 mm) 
  • Position Inlays: Pearloid Big Block
  • Bridge Pickup: Black Top Broad’Tron
  • Neck Pickup: Black Top Broad’Tron
  • Controls: Volume 1. (Neck Pickup), Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup), Master Volume with Treble Bleed, Master Tone
  • Pickup Switching: 3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge And Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
  • Pickup Configuration: Broad’Tron/Broad’Tron 
  • Bridge: Anchored Adjusto-Matic 
  • Hardware Finish: Chrome
  • Tuning Machines: Die-Cast
  • Pickguard: Black Plexi W/Silver Gretsch & Electromatic Logo
  • Control Knobs: G-Arrow
  • Strings: Nickel Plated Steel (.010-.046 Gauges)

Why To Buy From Rock City!

Established in 2015, Rock City Music Company is an independently owned music store for players by players. Located just outside of Detroit, Michigan, Rock City Music Company is a music mecca that encompasses everything from guitars and lessons, to vinyl records and t-shirts, to posters, accessories, our music-themed pinball machines and more.

Rock City has earned its rank  as one of the top places in the country for in-store events. Rock City has hosted legends such as Geddy Lee (Rush), Glenn Hughes (Deep Purple), Gary Holt (Slayer/Exodus), Blackberry Smoke, Nita Strauss (Alice Cooper) and many many more. Rock ’n’ Roll is our passion, and we strive to provide excellent service, and a great experience, both inside and outside of our store.

Ready to Rock, Right Out Of The Box: All of our guitars are maintained by our FMIC (Fender Musical Instruments Company) Certified in-house guitar technician, to ensure any guitar that leaves our hands is ready to play as soon as you receive it!

Fast Shipping & Communication: Our top priority is making sure that your gear arrives safely to you as soon as possible. Our staff members strive to pack and label your items for shipping within 2 hours of placing your order (During regular business hours). Items never take more than 24 hours to leave our possession.

Guitars, Basses, Amps, Cases and select other items ship via UPS Ground

Pedals & Accessories ship via USPS Priority & First Class Mail

Have a preferred shipping method? Let us know and we will do our best to accommodate

We appreciate your business more than you know and we show it! Our communication is second to none and very important to us.  You will have a dedicated and educated staff member overseeing your order, that can assist with any questions or concerns.

Is My New Guitar Protected During Shipment ? : All items are packed with extreme care and although we do our best to protect items from damage, sometimes it happens. Have no fear, all of our items are shipped fully insured at no additional cost to you.

Rock City Music Company is an official dealer of:

Gretsch, Fender, Charvel, Jackson, Epiphone, ESP/LTD, EVH, Takamine, Rock N Roll Relics, Sterling/MusicMan and Echopark Guitars.

Electro-Harmonix, Earthquaker Devices, Boss, MXR, Dunlop, Pro-Tone, and Catalinbread Effects Pedals

Orange, Fender, Boss, EVH amplifiers

Any questions? Feel free to contact us during store hours!

Monday – Thursday 11AM-8PM

Friday-Saturday 11AM-6PM

Sunday 11AM – 4PM

(All Times are Eastern Standard Time)