A Modern, Player-Friendly Take on a Classic Gretsch Semi-Hollow
Check out the modern-player-friendly Gretsch G2622T Streamliner Center Block! This beautiful example in Riviera Blue draws from a deep historical playbook of Gretsch aesthetics and build designs, with the added bonus of a feedback resistant lightweight spruce center block, and new the high output Broad'Tron BT-2S humbuckers. This G2622T definitely does not neglect it's roots though, as it boasts a vibey Bigsby vibrato and classic full pearl block inlays. Perfect for the player who desired a bit more punch, but doesn't want to put down their beloved Gretsch guitar.
G2622T Streamliner Specs
- Laminated Maple Body
- 11.5" Upper Bout
- 16" Lower Bout
- Gloss Finish
- Nato Neck
- 24.75" Scale Length
- Laurel Fingerboard
- 22 Frets
- Big Block Inlays
- 1.6875" Synthetic Bone Nut
- Broad'Tron BT-2S Humbuckers
- 3-Way Switch + Master Volume/Master Tone, Neck Volume, Bridge Volume
- Nickel Tuners
- Anchored Adjusto-Matic Bridge
- Nickel Hardware
G2622T Streamliner Tone
The G2622T Streamliner can still provide classic Gretsch rockabilly tones, but with the addition of the spruce center block and the new higher output BT-2S humbuckers, this baby can really push some air! It boasts more tonal thickness, tighter bass response, a more aggressive midrange, glassy and airy highs, and a ton of clarity. These pickups may be high output, but they are still plenty dynamic and clear sounding.
G2622T Streamliner Feel
The G2622T boasts a "Thin U" neck shape which is a familiar shape for any Gretsch player, but also easy to get used to if you're coming from another guitar. The 12" radius offers a perfect middle ground feel to the fingerboard, matching the guitar's versatility.
Why We Like It
The Gretsch Streamliner G2622T is putting Gretsch back on the table as a great choice for playing most genres of music. The new powerful humbuckers and feedback resistance truly increase it's usefulness in any setting, without losing the vintage vibe that Gretsch is renowned for. The Bigsby vibrato on this one is also a nice touch!
You Might Also Consider
Need some more sustain? Try the hardtail version of this guitar, the G2622! Or if you're looking for something with a smaller body the Center Block Jr. G2655 and G2655T are great options!
G2622T Streamliner Price
$749.00 Retail at the time of this post. Pricing subject to change.
G2622T Streamliner Colors
The G2622T is available in Riviera Blue, Gunmetal, and Torino Green
G2622T Streamliner Case
No case is included but contact us and we'll help you grab one!
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