Oxfam sells music memorabilia for Haiti



2015-06-26 11:49:16

Oxfam sells music memorabilia for Haiti

Blur's Damon Albarn, the Artic Monkeys and art donated by Annie Lennox are in the auction

The UK's Glastonbury festival has teamed-up with the charity Oxfam for an auction of music memorabilia in aid of the Haiti relief effort.

 Detail from an artwork donated by Annie Lennox

Prizes in the sale will include a Fender Stratocaster guitar played by Arctic Monkeys singer Alex Turner in the video for their breakthrough hit, I Bet You Look Good on the Dance Floor.

Also for sale is a Technics SL-1200 Mk2 turntableconsigned by the DJ and producer DJ Shadow, and an artwork donated by Eurythmics star Annie Lennox from her own collection.

More unusually, the sale offers the opportunity for you to own a specially-written piece of music by Blur frontman Damon Albarn.

Further information on the lots, each beingsold through eBay, can be found on the Oxfam website.

Images: Lola's Big Adventure (Blur); Oxfam (Lennox artwork)

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