Electromatic™ Chris Rocha Broadkaster® Jr. Center Block

Model: 2509701653
Color Vintage White
Fingerboard Rosewood
United States of America $1,299.99 EST. U.S. STREET

Chris Rocha is a highly influential guitarist and producer in the worship music scene. A twice Dove Award winner and contributor on two Grammy Award winning records, Chris is a beacon of musical light in his genre. An avid Gretsch advocate, we are honored to partner with him on this Limited Edition Electromatic Broadkaster Jr. guitar.


  • 14” single-cutaway maple body with chambered spruce center block
  • Thin “U” shaped maple neck with 12”-radius rosewood fingerboard, 22 medium jumbo frets, and pearloid Neo-Classic™ thumbnail inlays
  • Dual High Sensitive Filter’Tron™ pickups
  • Master volume with treble bleed circuit, master tone, individual pickup volume controls and three-position pickup selector switch
  • Graph Tech NuBone nut
  • Anchored Adjusto-Matic™ bridge
  • Locking tuners
  • Strap locks
  • Bigsby® B70 vibrato tailpiece with wire handle
  • Gold sparkle binding
  • Gold hardware
  • Available in Vintage White


Maple Body with Spruce Center Block

The Chris Rocha Broadkaster Jr. features a smaller arched maple body with a chambered spruce center block under the hood. Offering lightweight comfort and excellent feedback rejection, the spruce center block provides an open and airy sound while still retaining clarity, snap, and attack.

High Sensitive Filter’Tron Pickups

Favored by Chris on some of his high-end Gretsch guitars, the dual High Sensitive Filter'Tron™ pickups provide authentic Gretsch power and articulation that can be fine-tuned with a comprehensive control layout featuring a master volume with treble bleed circuit, master tone, individual pickup volume controls and three-way pickup selector switch.

Thin “U” Neck with Rosewood Fingerboard

The Thin ”U” shaped maple neck provides exceptional feel and playability, and is topped with a 12” radius rosewood fingerboard that provides warm, rich tone and a smooth, comfortable feel.



  • Body
    Build Center Block
    Cutaway Single Cutaway
    Body Finish Gloss
    Body Shape Broadkaster® Jr.
    Body Material Laminated Maple
    Bracing Center Block
    Body Binding Gold Sparkle with W/B/W Purfling
    Body Back Arched Laminated Maple
    Body Top Arched Laminated Maple
    Body Depth 1.75" (44.45 mm)
  • Miscellaneous
    Strings Nickel Plated Steel (.010-.046 Gauges)
    Strap Buttons Locking
    Case/Gig Bag Optional G2655T Gretsch® Streamliner Hardshell (p/n 099-2655-000); Optional G2164 Gretsch® Gig Bag (p/n 099-6460-000)
  • Neck
    Neck Material Maple
    Neck Construction Set-Neck
    Neck Finish Gloss
    Neck Shape Thin "U"
    Neck Binding Gold Sparkle
    Scale Length 24.6" (625 mm)
    Fingerboard Radius 12" (305 mm)
    Fingerboard Material Rosewood
    Number of Frets 22
    Fret Size Medium Jumbo
    Nut Material Graph Tech NuBone
    Nut Width 1.6875" (42.86 mm)
    Position Inlays Pearloid Neo-Classic™ Thumbnail
    Side Dots Black
    Headstock Binding Gold Sparkle
  • Electronics
    Bridge Pickup High Sensitive Filter'Tron™
    Neck Pickup High Sensitive Filter'Tron™
    Pickup Color Nickel
    Controls Volume 1. (Neck Pickup), Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup), Master Volume, Master Tone
    Pickup Switching 3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge And Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
    Pickup Configuration Filter'Tron™ / Filter'Tron™


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