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Gearhead: The Latest Instruments, Accessories and Educational Resources

New from Gibson, Roland, D'Angelico and more

Guild T-50 Slim archtop guitar
Epiphone Blueshawk Deluxe archtop guitar
Joe Pass Jazz Play-Along book from Hal Leonard
Gibson G Force Automatic Tuning system
Roland Blues Cube
Gretsch Brian Setzer Signature guitars
D'Angelico EX-63 acoustic guitar

Revamped Gretsch Brian Setzer Signature Guitars

The best and brightest of the ’80s rockabilly revivalists, guitarist-singer Brian Setzer fronted the sharpest and most important of the retro-swing bands in the following decade, and through it all he played a Gretsch. The company recently introduced improved Setzer hollowbody axes into its Professional Collection-the Nashville, Hot Rod and Black Phoenix models-all featuring the new Setzer signature pickups by TV Jones, at once cutting up top and beefy on the bottom. ($3,000-$3,700 online)

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