New Gretsch G6136B-TP Tom Petersson Signature Falcon™$3,799.00
Our pal Tom Petersson of the legendary Cheap Trick now has a couple of extremely cool Gretsch signature-model basses inspired by the White Falcon, and we just got this beauty in. Double-cutaway tbinline semi-hollow, maple top, back, and sides, maple neck with ebony fingerboard sporting mother-of-pearl humpblock inlays with feather engraving, gold body binding, gold plexi pickguard, gold hardware including Adjustp-Matic bridge and “Cadillac” tailpiece, 30.3″ scale length, 12″ radius, medium-jumbo frets. Electronics feature a Seymour Duncan Super’Tron middle pickup and Gretsch Rumble’Tron neck pickup, mounted with what one might call “cavern” spacing, inspired by the pickup spacing of the Höfner Paul McCartney used in the early days. Top-grade component and build quality, great tone, style for miles, and comes in its deluxe factory hard case.