Brian Setzer’s 1959 Gretsch 6120’s Guitar

September 21, 2009 by · 1 Comment 

Brian Setzer 1959 Gretsch 6120 GuitarBrian Setzer wanted a Gretsch 6120 from the moment he saw a photo of Eddie Cochran, the rockabilly great best known for “Summertime Blues.” I had no idea what it was called but I know I had to have one,” remembers Setzer. “When I was 17, I saw an ad in the paper: ‘Gretsch for sale.’ When I saw that it was an ‘Eddie Cochran,’ I bought it on the spot for $100.” Read more