Gretsch introduces new Electromatic Solid-body Guitars

Gretsch has added 7 new solid body guitars to their Electromatic series.

The new Electromatic models have their own special voicing and personality. If you are aiming for the "Great Gretsch sound", these new breeds may be just the thing you need.

Some of the new Electromatic Collection Models have arched maple tops and a double-cutaway chambered basswood bodies, while some have solid basswood bodies. The series comes with a two-tone body color scheme with Walnut-stained sides and back. Other classic features are still in, which includes rosewood fingerboard with 22 frets.

The various pickups for each guitars are controlled by a three-position pickup toggle switch. The new guitars also come equipped with Bigsby B50 Tailpieces, "G" knobs, anchored Adjusto-Matic bridge and the trademark pearloid white Gretsch-logo pickguard. The strap buttons are also threaded or knurled for maximum stability and security.

Here are the new Electromatic Solid-body Guitars from Gretsch:

Has an arched maple top with chambered basswood single cutaway body, Gretsch Dual-Coil Humbucking Pickups, MSRP = $700

Single cutaway solid basswood body, Gretsch Dual-Coil Humbucking Pickups, Comes with Tobacco Sunburst color, MSRP = $550

Bigsby Tailpiece, Chambered basswood double cutaway body, "Blacktop" Filter'Tron Pickups, MSRP = $1000

Gretsch “CVT” thin-profile mahogany body (1.5625”/40mm), Sports 3 Gretsch mini dual-coil pickups (3 pickup setup), MSRP = $600

Bigsby tailpiece, single cutaway chambered basswood body, "Blacktop" Filter'Tron Pickups, MSRP = $1000

Left handed body, single cutaway chambered basswood body, "Blacktop" Filter'Tron Pickups, MSRP = $950

Right handed body, single cutaway chambered basswood body, "Blacktop" Filter'Tron Pickups, MSRP = $850

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