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Old 06-23-2021, 07:32 PM
Steve DeRosa Steve DeRosa is offline
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Originally Posted by SpruceTop View Post
The Gretsch G5420TG-59 arrived today and it's a beauty and looks it looks flawless. I won't be able to plug it in until Friday...
Originally Posted by SpruceTop View Post
...I've got a Fender Blues Junior III that I bought new about 5 years ago and has only been turned on for about 5 total hours...I'm hoping it'll sound pretty good with the Gretsch.
Give it a 15-minute plugged-in shakedown run just to make sure everything's working OK, then install a set of wound-G flatwound 11's (IME the go-to string for most Gretsch hollows/semis) and wail away for about 4-5 hours...

When you're done - and you've finally wiped the Cheshire Cat smile off your face - give us a full hands-on NGD review...
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