The Goal is Soul! Bono and Gretsch® collaborated on this updated version of the iconic green Gretsch guitar known as the Irish Falcon™. Used extensively on U2's 2005 Vertigo tour, the G6136I incorporates classic Gretsch® Falcon™ specs, including an arched laminated maple body with multiple gold sparkle bindings, two-piece maple neck with ebony fingerboard, High Sensitive Filter'Tron™ humbucking pickups and Gretsch Cadillac "G" tailpiece. Other features include mother-of-pearl hump-block inlays with Bono's signature engraved at the 12th fret, gold plexi pickguard with "The Goal Is Soul" graphic, ebony-based Space Control™ bridge, Grover® Imperial™ tuners, gold sparkle bound fingerboard and headstock, and jeweled knobs.
LIST PRICE $4999
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Includes free shipping and free expert guitar setup!
Body Shape: Falcon
Body Back: Laminated Maple
Body Sides: Laminated Maple
Body Top: Arched Laminated Maple
Body Finish: Gloss Urethane
Bracing: Parallel Tone Bars
F Holes Sound Holes: Bound Oversized "F"-Holes
Body Depth: 2.75" (70 mm)
Body Width Lower Bout: 17" (432 mm)
Body Binding: Multiple
Number of Frets: 22
Position Inlays: Mother-of-Pearl Hump Block Inlay with Feather Engraving
Fingerboard Radius: 12" (305 mm)
Neck Material: Maple
Nut Width: 1.6875" (42.8 mm)
Scale Length: 25.5" (648 mm)
Headstock: "V" Shaped with Vertical Winged Sparkle Gretsch Logo
Neck Binding: Bound Fingerboard
Pickup Configuration: HH
Bridge Pickup: High Sensitive Filter'Tron
Neck Pickup: High Sensitive Filter'Tron
Pickup Switching: 3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups, Position 3.
Neck Pickup Controls: Volume 1.(Neck Pickup), Volume 2.(Bridge Pickup), Master Volume.
Hardware Finish: Gold-Plated
Bridge: Ebony-Based Gold "Rocking" Bar Bridge with Gretsch "G" Cadillac Tailpiece
Tuning Machines: Grover Imperial Die-Cast
String Nut: Synthetic Bone
Auxiliary Switching: 3-Position Master Tone Switch: Position 1. Medium Level, High Frequency Roll Off. Position 2. Switch Out of Circuit, Pickup Wide Open. Position 3. Slight Level, High Frequency Roll Off
Unique Features: V-Shaped Falcon Headstock with Winged Vertical Gretsch Logo, Mother-of -Pearl Hump Block Inlay Position Markers with Feather Engraving, Bono's Signature in 12th Fret Inlay, Gold-Sparkle Fingerboard and Headstock Bindings, Oversized Bound F-Holes, Multiple Gold-Sparkle Body Bindings, Gold-Sparkle Inlaid Gretsch Logo on Headstock, Gold Plexi Dove-Style Pickguard with "The Goal Is Soul" Graphic, Jeweled Control Knobs, Knurled Strap Retainer Knobs, Adjustable Truss Rod
Case Gig Bags: Deluxe Hardshell
Pickguard: Gold Plexi Pickguard with "The Goal Is Soul" Graphic
Included Accessories: Includes G6242L Deluxe Hardshell Case
Control Knobs: Jeweled "G"
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