Music Gear News

At Gear4music.com we update our news channel daily to ensure you always get the latest and most important music news.

Iconic Red Hot Chili Peppers guitar put up for auction

The guitar was signed when the band entered the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.
Great deals on musical instruments
Music collectors have the chance to get their hands on an iconic piece of memorabilia as a signed Red Hot Chili Peppers guitar is set to go up for auction.

The Ebony Les Paul Custom axe has been autographed by front man Anthony Keidis along with band members Flea, Chad Smith and Josh Klinghoffer as well as former drummers Cliff Martinez and Jack Iron, the Daily Express reports.

It was made for when the four-piece was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2012 and was played at the ceremony.

The guitar has been put up for auction by the Rock & Roll museum in Cleveland, Ohio and is aimed at helping to raise money the education scheme run by the facility.

Officials at Charity Buzz website, where the item is being listed, expect it to generate around £5,000 when it closes on March 12th providing a huge boost for the good cause it is representing.

Red Hot Chili Peppers themselves are currently on a worldwide tour and will be heading to Mexico at the beginning of March before returning to the US for the Coachella festival in April.

Posted by SR.ADNFCR-2133-ID-801547550-ADNFCR Posted on 27 Feb 2013 10:04 to category : Instruments News

Related Music News

thumbnail

The KHDK Kirk Hammett Ghoul JR Overdrive delivers signature overdrive/distortion tones in a tiny micro-sized pedal format

17 Nov 2017 13:25
thumbnail

The exciting 2018 PRS SE range of guitars has been announced and will be available soon

10 Nov 2017 17:01
thumbnail

Fender Releases Limited Edition Blues Deluxe Reissue Guitar Amplifier

2 Nov 2017 17:26
thumbnail

Ableton Live 10 updates the Live range and is available soon

2 Nov 2017 15:32
thumbnail

With select Capsun ProAudio purchases, get the critically acclaimed Capsun ProaAudio software absolutely free. Take your production to a brand new level.

1 Nov 2017 10:01

Recent Music News

thumbnail

Wampler announces the Tumnus Deluxe Overdrive Pedal - a new and improved tribute to a renowned overdrive pedal

16 Nov 2017 13:08
thumbnail

The Epiphone Ltd Ed Joe Bonamassa 1958 "Amos" Korina Flying-V Guitar Outfit is a highly collectable yet gig-able instrument, with special signature appointments

15 Nov 2017 13:55
thumbnail

The Apogee MiC Plus builds on the success of the 2011 MiC, bringing plug-and-play studio-grade recording quality to iOS devices and laptops

14 Nov 2017 17:00
thumbnail

Fender releases new Ed O'Brien signature model Stratocaster loaded with a sustainer pickup; ideal for creating lush layered soundscapes

14 Nov 2017 10:17
thumbnail

Until 30th November 2017, save up to 50% on Komplete 11 bundles with Maschine and Komplete Kontrol hardware.

14 Nov 2017 10:01
thumbnail

The Yamaha EAD-10 system is the latest in hybrid drum technology, providing studio-quality sounds triggered from an acoustic kit

13 Nov 2017 16:14