Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Culver City, CA, United States
DoneSat, Nov 6, 2004 3:00 PM GMT
Heavy Metal Auction
The first major public auction ever conducted of heavy metal music memorabilia will be held November 6 at the Hard Rock Cafe in New York City and online in conjunction with Julien Entertainment (www.JulienEntertainment.com). “The sale includes original album cover artwork, handwritten lyrics and musical instruments from Metallica, Anthrax and other heavy metal groups. Many of the Metallica items are from the collection of Jon Zazula, founder of Megaforce Records,” The sale contains over 100 lots of awards, instruments, lyrics, artwork, and documents from artists like Alice Cooper, Anthrax, Guns n’ Roses, Ozzy Osbourne, Van Halen, Motley Crue, Kiss, and many others. This historic offering gives fans an opportunity to obtain a piece of Heavy Metal history from one of their favorite bands. The sale also includes music memorabilia from AC/DC, Aerosmith, Alice Cooper, Cheap Trick, Joan Jett, Judas Priest, Kiss, Led Zeppelin, Motley Crue, Ozzy Osbourne, Quiet Riot, Skid Row and Twisted Sister.