2009 Gretsch 5120-TTB Electromatic Hollowbody:
- Owned by
- evil thing
- Body style
- Single Cutaway Hollowbody
- Princess Blue/Blue
- Rosewood with Neo-Classic/Thumbnail inlays
- Delrin/Synthetic Bone
- Master Volume
- Pickup selector switch
- G-Arrow knobs
- Bigsby B60
The stock Gretschbuckers and harness were removed and replaced with: a Kent Armstrong humbucker-sized P90 in the neck, and a Gretsch Dynasonic in the bridge, wired to a TV Jones Hot Rod harness.
- Unusual factory features
Special Edition 5120 for StreetSounds NYC. #10 of 16 produced. Comes with the following upgrades from the standard 5120:
Two-tone blue color scheme (see photo)
Tru-Arc aluminum bullet bridge
Truss rod cover reads "StreetSounds Edition 1"
Back of headstock has "10/16" handwritten in black magic marker.
Khaki brown tweed case.
Model note: in keeping with the other 5120 model numbers, this guitar is designated as a G5120-TTB (Two-Tone Blue).
During Balto-DC 2012, Rocky Schiano of StreetSounds NYC told me the color scheme came from his Dad's grocery store.