Today, Gretsch announced the release of the G6128T-GH George Harrison Signature Duo Jet, which is modeled on Harrison's original 1957 Duo Jet. Harrison referred to it as his “first real decent guitar.”
Epiphone has created the Commemorative Sturgis Buffalo Chip 2011 Coronet guitar. The limited-edition model was designed with the Sturgis Buffalo Chip logo and the signature of Chip owner Rod Woodruff. It features a double-cutaway design, single volume control, bolt-on neck, a high-output Epiphone 700T Humbucking pickup, Metallic Black finish, mahogany body and neck and rosewood fingerboard.
Cort Guitars today announced their collaboration with German bass manufacturer Sandberg Guitars. The pairing has produced the new Arona bass, which is available in four- and five-string models, both of which utilize Sandberg’s engineering and design and Cort’s art-production facilities. The Arona basses are available now.
On Tuesday, Cort Guitars announced the new Fuel Series guitars, a collaboration with Los Angeles-based builder Stephen McSwain of McSwain Guitars. The series offers two models: the Gasoline 1 and the Motor Oil 1.