A Guitar George Harrison Played at the Beatles’ Final Cavern Club Gig is Up for Auction

A Guitar George Harrison Played at the Beatles’ Final Cavern Club Gig is Up for Auction

Got a few hundred thousand dollars (or pounds) just aching to be traded for some legendary Beatles gear? You’re in luck, then, as an upcoming auction will offer up a guitar that George Harrison played for the group’s final performance at Liverpool’s Cavern Club in 1963. Specifically, it’s a Maton Mastersound MS-500, and auction house Gardiner […]

Preview Julien’s Auctions’ Massive Ringo Starr/Barbara Bach Auction Set for December (Video)

Preview Julien’s Auctions’ Massive Ringo Starr/Barbara Bach Auction Set for December (Video)

In December, Julien’s Auctions will host a special auction curated by Ringo Starr and his wife Barbara Bach. The items involved come from the couple’s residences in London, Monaco and Beverly Hills, and features a treasure trove of artifacts and instruments from Starr’s days in the Beatles as well as his solo career. From the Julien’s website: […]

Pledge Drive Launched to Turn Joy Division Frontman Ian Curtis’ Old Home Into a Museum

Pledge Drive Launched to Turn Joy Division Frontman Ian Curtis’ Old Home Into a Museum

Joy Division fans have put themselves at the forefront of a battle to save the property once owned by late vocalist Ian Curtis. The building, located at 77 Barton Street, Macclesfield, U.K., is up for sale at the moment via Rightmove with an asking price of £115,000. A Joy Division fan named Zak Davies, however, has spearheaded an […]