Ray Edward "Eddie" Cochran was an American rock and roll
pioneer who has had a lasting influence on rock music. Cochran's
songs, such as "C'mon Everybody", "Somethin' Else" and "Summertime
Blues", captured teenage angst in the late 1950s. His image as a
sharply dressed, rugged, but good looking man with a rebellious
attitude made him the epitome of the 50s rocker.
Cochran was 21 when he died in 1960 in a road accident during his
In 1987 Cochran was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of
Fame. His songs have lived on in covers by bands such as The Who,
The Beach Boys, The Beatles, Led Zeppelin, The White Stripes, and
The Sex Pistols.
Ed Roman Guitars is proud to offer this beautiful Gretsch Eddie
Cochran relic guitar, complete with a deluxe custom case and many
items of interest to any Eddie Cochran collector or lover of rock
and roll music in general.
This is more than a guitar. It is a fantastic collector's piece with
many additional items.
Guitar & Deluxe Case
Extra materials & custom box
Here are the materials spread out.
From left to right: 8.5X11" Press Kit Photo, Wallet-sized photo,
3 different membership cards to the fabulous Eddie Cochran Fan Club
From left to right: Empire Theatre Poster & Eddie Cochran holiday
From left to right: Eddie Cochran Fan Club envelope, Eddie Cochran
Fan Club stationary,
and Eddie Cochran day planner page