Gretsch® announces a refresh of the Streamliner™ Collection, consisting of Hollowbody, Center Block and Center Block Jr. models that offer new pickups, finishes and features.

The secret to the Streamliner’s sound is an all-new offering from Gretsch—the Broad’Tron™ BT-2S humbucking pickup. Voiced specifically for the entire Streamliner Collection, the high-output BT-2S pickup spawns improved definition with tighter bass response for robust lows, pristine highs and a throaty midrange. 

The Streamliner Hollow Body is offered in two models — the G2420 Streamliner™ Hollow Body with Chromatic II tailpiece and the G2420T Streamliner™ Hollow Body with Bigsby®. The G6420 is available in Aged Brooklyn BurstVillage Amber or Walnut Stain,while the G2420T is offered in Candy Apple RedGolddust or Riviera Blue.

Big, bold and righteous, both fully hollow-body models feature a 12”-radius laurel fingerboard with pearloid Hump Block inlays and 22 medium jumbo frets, bound nato neck with a thin “U”-shaped profile, enlarged F-holes for increased acoustic projection, elegant aged white binding with upgraded purfling, Adjusto-Matic™ bridge with secured laurel base, tortoise pickguard, nickel hardware and black vintage-style control knobs. Sonic power is harnessed and shaped by the traditional control layout—neck and bridge pickup volume controls, master tone control, master volume control and three-way pickup switching.

The Streamliner Center Block offers three models — G2622 Streamliner™ Center Block with V-StoptailG2622LH Streamliner™ Center Block with V-Stoptail and G2622T Streamliner™ Center Block with Bigsby®.  Featuring a V-Stoptail tailpiece, the G2622 is available inPhantom MetallicSingle Barrel Stain or Walnut Stain with a tortoise pickguard, while the left-handed version is offered in Single Barrel Stainor Torino Green with a black pickguard. The G2622T features a Bigsby® B70 vibrato tailpiece and is available in GunmetalRiviera Blue orTorino Green with a black pickguard.

All Center Block models feature a lightweight spruce center block that runs the length of the double-cut body, reinforcing the top while eliminating undesired feedback for volume-friendly performance on rocking stages. These models also feature a fast-playing 12”-radius laurel fingerboard with elegant pearloid Big Block inlays and 22 medium jumbo frets, bound nato neck with a thin “U”-shaped profile, enlarged F-holes for increase acoustic projection, anchored Adjusto-Matic™ bridge, elegant aged white binding with upgraded purfling, nickel hardware and vintage-style black control knobs.

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The sonic power of the BT-2S pickups can be shaped by the traditional Gretsch control layout—neck and bridge pickup volume controls, a master tone control, master volume control and three-way pickup switching.

The Center Block Jr. is available in two models. The G2655 Streamliner™ Center Block Jr. with V-Stoptail is offered in Gunmetal or Single Barrel Stain with a tortoise pickguard, while the G2655T Streamliner™ Center Block Jr. with Bigsby® comes in Fairlane Blue or Imperial Stain with a black pickguard and a Bigsby® B50 vibrato tailpiece.

Easy and comfortable to play thanks to its slightly smaller double-cut body, the Center Block Jr. models feature a lightweight spruce center block that runs the length of the body, reinforcing the top while eliminating undesired feedback for volume-friendly performance. These Center Block Jr. models also feature a 12”-radius laurel fingerboard with elegant pearloid Big Block inlays and 22 medium jumbo frets, bound nato neck with a thin “U”-shaped profile, enlarged F-holes for increase acoustic projection, anchored Adjusto-Matic™ bridge, elegant aged white binding with upgraded purfling, nickel hardware, BT-2S pickups, vintage-style black knobs and traditional Gretsch control layout—neck and bridge pickup volume controls, a master tone control, master volume control and three-way pickup switching.

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