1960s Airline Pocket Bass Electric Guitar

1960s Airline Pocket Bass Electric Guitar

Well, here’s a very cool kitty—a 1960s Airline Pocket Bass Electric Guitar. Wikipedia says all Airlines of that era were made by a company called Valco and sold through Montgomery Wards. Read all about it here. Seller doesn’t say much about her. Apparently she has “superb tone and an upright bass kinda lively feel and thump.” I love me some lively feel and thump. She’s got a transducer in pickup in the bridge as well as…

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Airline Valco Town & Country Electric Guitar

Airline Valco Town & Country Electric Guitar

Here’s a lovely bird, an Airline Valco Town & County Electric Guitar from 1959. Seller says she is all original, including her classic white hard shell case. Seller adds that everything works on her and she sounds incredible. She’s definitely been played and the wear on her shows. But she is still a classic beauty with Airline’s signature style, and her gold Kluson tuners are an especially nice touch. I really dig her winged parallel…

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