Gretsch ’53 Duo Jet & ’59 Silver Jet – The Jet Set
That ‘Great Gretsch Sound’ means very different things to different people, and often has a lot to do with which of the company’s iconic pickups you like the best. With a pair of period-accurate new Jets from the firm’s Vintage Select range to hand, Huw Price finds out what that sound is like today…
Last year, Gretsch revitalised its high-end hollowbody offering with the addition of the golden age-aping Vintage Select and gig-ready Player’s Edition ranges to the Japan-made line, but the Jet series was left untouched… until now.
For 2017, the company’s less imposing body outline is the subject of a series of reissue Vintage Select Edition models based on specific years of manufacture.The post Gretsch ’53 Duo Jet & ’59 Silver Jet – The Jet Set appeared first on Guitar & Bass.