GRETSCH | CATALOGS | 1968 THAT GREAT GRETSCH SOUND | PAGE 7

Gretsch 6071 and 6073 hollow body basses

1968 "That Great Gretsch Sound" guitar and amplifier catalog page 7

Page 7 is the first of two pages detailing Gretsch bass guitars. On this page are the two short scale (listed as 29") bass guitars. Unlike most of the guitar models, the basses have no actual name, only the numerical model designation: the single pickup Gretsch 6071 and the dual pickup Gretsch 6073. Both are hollow body guitars, with faux f-holes, a single venetian cutaway, and a distinctive new headstock. Only available in Red Grained Mahogany finish. These models were companions to the long scale double cutaway bass models shown on the next page.

The single pickup 6071 was first included in price lists in early 1966, the 6073, not until 1968(?) This was the first catalog appearance of either model. The April 1968 list price for these two basses was $350 and $395 respectively.

As the "boomers" that set the standards for future hollow body electric bass design, Gretsch electric basses have a lot going for them. They give you the mellowest, most resonant and thickest bass sounds at any volume.

1968 Gretsch guitar catalog page 7 - details of the Gretsch 6071 and 6073 hollow body basses

Gretsch bass guitars for sale

Vintage Original Circa 1979 Gretsch Committee Electric Bass Guitar W / Soft Case

NEW YORK, NEW YORK, 10003, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$1195

Vintage original circa 1979 Gretsch Committee bass. Plays and sounds great. Nice and clean example with a good neck and superb playability. Has a killer Gretsch pickup which has a really warm and percussive sound. A real nice vintage bass made in the USA for a good price. Comes with original soft case. Guitar is exactly as pictured. Buyer pays $75 shipping in the USA, $125 to Hawaii or Alaska, $300 International, $350 to Australia. Pay Pal Accepted. International Buyers – Please Note: Import ... more

c. 1979 Gretsch TK-300 Bass 7626 Autumn Red

BALTIMORE, MARYLAND, 21224, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$1099

Check US Out By Clicking the About Me Icon! c 1979 Gretsch TK-300 Bass 7626 A cool Gretsch TK-300 Bass. Autumn Red over a figured body, Super Tron pickup, Hockey Stick Headstock, Factory Schaller Tuners, Bridge Cover intact, and 30 inch scale. The bass is in very good plus condition displaying some average play wear with nick, dings, and some finish checking. No cracks or crack repairs. A fun all original bass Maryland buyers add 6% sales tax to purchase. International Buyers International ... more

Find more vintage guitars for sale at vintageguitarsforsale.co

There are 0 comments on this article so far. Add your comment

Comment on this article

Name
Email address
Anti-spam question - to catch web robots
How many legs does a cat have?

Contact
info@vintageguitarandbass.com

Follow

Facebook  Twitter  Instagram  Google+

Other Great Sites