Aerosmith, BTS Donate Autographed Gear to MusiCares Charity Auction - EpicNews

Aerosmith will public sale off quite a lot of gear, from microphones to guitars, alongside different gadgets from BTS, Tom Petty, Eddie Vedder and extra at a sale benefitting the Recording Academy’s non-profit charity, MusiCares.

Aerosmith will even be honored as the 2020 MusiCares Person of the Year at a particular 30th anniversary profit gala happening January 24th, two days earlier than the Grammys. The public sale will happen January 24th as properly, beginning at 11 a.m. PT through Julien’s Auctions. Advance bidding, nevertheless, begins in the present day, December 27th, through the Julien’s Auctions website.

Among the many tons Aerosmith are donating embody Steven Tyler’s autographed Shure SM58 microphone and white stand, replete with an array of scarves (estimated $5,000 to $10,000). Joe Perry is about to place up an autographed Les Paul Signature guitar ($5,000 to $7,000), whereas Tom Hamilton, Brad Whitford and Joey Kramer have put up an autographed bass, Stratocaster guitar and Remo Emperor drumhead, respectively (all estimated between $2,000 and $4,000). The band will even public sale off a particular VIP bundle to their Las Vegas present Deuces Are Wild that features firstclass airline tickets, lodge lodging, a meet-and-greet with Perry and Tyler and extra ($10,000 to $20,000).

Okay-Pop stars BTS will place their first gadgets up for public sale, seven signed, custom-made microphones used between 2017 and 2019. Different distinctive gadgets set to hit the block embody a Nixon Ltd {custom} watch that boasts a leather-based band constituted of Tom Petty’s personal guitar strap ($10,000 to $20,000) and the portray Halsey made on a linen sheet whereas she performed “Eastside” on Saturday Night Live in February ($5,000 to $7,000).

The sale will even boast loads of basic rock public sale fare together with a guitars signed by Dave Grohl, Taylor Swift, Harry Types, Pete Townshend and Carlos Santana, whereas Eddie Vedder positioned his signature and some drawings on a ukulele (all $5,000 to $7,000). Fleetwood Mac are providing up a signed picture from their MusiCares Particular person of the Yr occasion final yr ($2,500 to $3,000), and Linda Ronstandt has donated a framed and signed copy of her album Coronary heart Like a Wheel ($1,000 to $2,000).