Gretsch Jim Dandy Review


It’s hard to find such a unique and cool guitar for such a low price.

Last Amazon price update was: August 21, 2021 2:15 am
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Gretsch Jim Dandy (G9500) Acoustic Guitar Features:

  • In the style of  vintage Gretsch “Rex” Parlor Guitars 
  • Vintage Semi-Gloss Finish
  • 24″-Scale “C”-Shaped Nato Neck 
  • Vintage-Style Headstock 
  • Rosewood Fingerboard 
  • Vintage-Style Frets
  • Open-Gear Die-Cast Tuning Machines 
  • Rosewood Top-Load Bridge

The Vintage look is accentuated throughout and the style design lends itself to creating a nice warm, bluesy vintage tone.  The short scale guitar is fairly small making it suitable for children and great if you want a travel guitar or just like the tone and style.


9.2 Expert Score

This is a cool guitar under $200.  The old school “Rex” Parlor style guitars are awesome looking and have a unique vibe and tone that makes this more unique than most of the mass produced acoustic guitars that exist at this price point.

  • It's got that "Rex" Parlor vintage guitar look and sound without having to splurge on the true vintage price
  • Small scale is useful for children, people with small hands or having for travel situations
  • If you don't realize how small this guitar is, you might be surprised and not necessarily happy about it.

Price history for Gretsch G9500-OXB Jim Dandy Limited Edition Acoustic Guitar - Oxblood
Latest updates:
  • 229.99 - April 17, 2021
  • 157.91 - April 5, 2021
Since: April 5, 2021
  • Highest Price: 229.99 - April 17, 2021
  • Lowest Price: 157.91 - April 5, 2021