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Elvis and red velvet boost value of jet up for auction

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. | A private jet once owned by Elvis Presley and featured on the National Geographic Channel is set to be auctioned after sitting on …

Athens, GA

Presley's private jet to be auctioned off

New Zealand News

Pearl Jam Memorabilia Consign with Nate D Sanders

To auction, buy, consign or sell Pearl Jam Memorabilia please go to http://www.NateDSanders.com, email Nate at <b>Nate@NateDSanders.com</b> or phone (310) …

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18 Lesser-Known Songs Featuring Chris Cornell [News]

<b>Features</b>: Rest in Peace, Chris...

Chris Cornell

Classic Rock Will Never Get Old Thanks To Pop Culture

<b>Published on</b> May 19th, 2017 | <i>by Mathew Kahansky</i><p>0<p>How does a genre that never adds anything new stay afloat? You’d think hearing the same set of songs …

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Hendrix’s Monterey Pop festival guitar going up for auction

Dallas >> The guitar Jimi Hendrix played at the Monterey Pop festival in 1967 is expected to sell for $750,000 when it goes up for auction next month.<p>…

Guitar

Harry Styles, 'Harry Styles' Review

Like many groups to come out of <i>X Factor</i>, One Direction were assembled from would-be solo artists; despite their harmonies, scripted lad camaraderie, …

Harry Styles

Jay Z & His Mom Partner Up W/ Iconic Auction Giant

Music mogul Jay Z and his mom Gloria Carter have teamed up with digital auction powerhouse eBay for a good cause. The duo and eBay for Charity …

8 ultra-rare music lots that dazzled Antiques Roadshow experts - BBC Music

The prospect of having an artefact around the house that's worth a mint is a tantalising thought. And if you're sure you don't have a painting by a great master or half a dozen Fabergé eggs, perhaps you ought to have a rifle through your collection of pop culture memorabilia. These eight people …

Opera

Vinyl, collectibles and more go up for grabs at Music Collector's Show

Music lovers turned out in droves Sunday for the first Music Collector’s Show of the year in Calgary.<p>Vinyl records took centre stage, as dozens of …

Music

Wish you were here? Pink Floyd on exhibit

LONDON — The Victoria & Albert Museum’s new exhibition is a psychedelic time capsule of a show devoted to the band Pink Floyd, complete with floating …

Enter to Win CD & Vinyl Copies of John Mellencamp’s New Album “Sad Clowns & Hillbillies!”

<b>Grammy winning Rock and Roll Hall of Famer John Mellencamp just released Sad Clowns & Hillbillies featuring Carlene Carter. The album is led by the</b> …

Music

Central guitar auction nears $8,000

ELIZABETHTON — Some beautiful new guitars signed by some famous entertainers helped make a Thursday night auction at Central Elementary School a …

Guitar

Grateful Dead's signature guitar could be yours at auction

Arts reporter, BBC News<p><b>It's more than 20 years since Jerry Garcia died ending the glory years of the Grateful Dead, one of the most popular rock bands to date. These days some ardent fans (or "Deadheads") will pay top prices for the right piece of band memorabilia. But now, possibly the ultimate</b> …

Guitar

Welsh singer Mary Hopkin to sell off 1960s memorabilia

Sixties star Mary Hopkin is to auction off a collection of memorabilia from the height of her fame.<p>Hopkin, 67, from Pontardawe, Neath Port Talbot, shot to fame in 1968 with her number one single, the Paul McCartney-produced Those Were The Days which sold about eight million copies worldwide.<p>She …

Culture

Wish You Were Here? Official Pink Floyd museum exhibit opens in London on Saturday

®Pink Floyd Archive"The <b>Pink Floyd</b> Exhibition: Their Mortal Remains," the expansive exhibit focusing on the influential band's history and music, …

Pink Floyd

St. Louis to turn Chuck Berry's one-time home into museum

St. Louis is planning to convert Chuck Berry's one-time home into a museum and to create a cultural district around it honoring the rock 'n' roll …

Chuck Berry

Tattoo machine used by Ed Sheeran fails to sell online

Fans of music stars Ed Sheeran and One Direction's Harry Styles have missed the chance to buy a piece of British music memorabilia. The tattoo …

Ed Sheeran

Fleetwood Mac Memorabilia

If you are looking to auction, buy, consign or sell Fleetwood Mac memorabilia, please email Nate@NateDSanders.com or call (310) 440-2982.<p>Fleetwood …

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Jerry Garcia's guitar 'Wolf' could go for $1M at auction in BK

Jerry Garcia’s custom-made guitar is truckin’ to auction in New York City.

Jerry Garcia

Nolan Hill rocks their world — with space in new home for music memorabilia

Anyone who knows the Anderson family will appreciate the double-meaning on their front step ornament.<p>It’s a rock displaying the words “the Andersons …

Music

Poster Passion: A Rock ’n’ Roll Fan’s Lifelong Quest

<i>David Swartz, an intrepid collector of rock ’n’ roll concert posters and memorabilia, has amassed over 5,000 first-edition pieces. His collection is worth a total of well over $10 million, or about 9.4 million euros.</i><p><i>Mr. Swartz, 54,</i> <i>was one of the heirs</i> <i>to the Timberland outdoor clothing and footwear</i> …

The Arts

Jann Wenner talks 50 years of Rolling Stone, new exhibit at Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

PREVIEW<p><b>"Rolling Stone / 50 Years"</b><p><b>What:</b> A major new exhibition at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, featuring photos, videos, manuscripts, …

Music

Sixties rock 'n' roll stars who still draw the crowds

Hits produced by Paul McCartney, singing with The Who... bands and musicians of the Sixties reveal the secrets of their success and longevity<p>Out of the '<b>Swinging Sixties</b>' came an era of music so defining, it's still going strong today, boasting a cult like following that spans across several …

Music

Husband of Heart’s Ann Wilson Sentenced for Assault on Sister Nancy’s Children

The husband of Heart singer Ann Wilson has been sentenced for the assault on Nancy Wilson’s children that’s forced the band onto hiatus.<p>Deen Wetter, …

Crime

David Crosby Talks Record Store Day, Protest Songs, Possible CSNY Reunion: ‘Never Say Never’

The official “ambassador” for Record Store Day 2017 is musician St. Vincent, but the guy behind the event’s official record is David Crosby. With the …

Music

Prince's 'Purple Rain' To Be Reissued With 6 Previously Unreleased Tracks

It's time to party like it's 1999.<p>After a Minnesota judge blocked the released of Prince’s posthumous EP, it looks like fans are getting their silver (er, purple?) lining.<p>On Friday, NPG and Warner Bros. Records announced Prince’s iconic “Purple Rain” will be reissued June 23 with six previously …

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John Lennon’s Original ‘Sgt. Pepper’ Album Cover Sketch Set For Auction

An original sketch by The Beatles’ John Lennon for the cover of the world famous <i>Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band</i> album is heading to auction.<p>The …

Music

Jerry Lee Lewis to open Mississippi home for tours

CLOSE<p>Skip in<p>x<p>Embed<p>The Dad Rock team visits the Sam Phillips Recording Service in Memphis and meets his son and granddaughter. Sam Phillips discovered …

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