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SOLD - $49,000 for Iconic Whisky A Go Go Nightclub Sign

January 25, 2017

SOLD - $334,000 for Elvis Guitar Gifted to Fan

May 24, 2016

SOLD - $10,900 for Rare David Bowie Record on eBay

April 1, 2016

SOLD - $110,000 for Forgotten Beatles Record

March 22, 2016

Heritage

SOLD - $125,000 for Vintage Beatles 'Butcher' Album

February 22, 2016

SOLD - Million Dollar Profit for Beatles Drum

Source: The Washington Post - January 4, 2016

SOLD - $790,000 for Rare Beatles Record

Source: Julien's Auction House - December 7, 2015

Julien's
SOLD - $2.4 Million for Found Beatles Guitar

NEW YORK, NY, USA - A guitar, bought for a few hundred dollars and identified as a Gibson J-160 once belonging to John Lennon, has fetched $2.4 million. The guitar was sold by Julien's.

Source: CBS News - November 9, 2015

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Sotheby's
SOLD - $553,000 for Beatles Management Contract

LONDON, UK - The Beatles managerial contract with their manager Brian Epstein, in 1962, has fetched $553,000 at auction. The contract was sold by Sotheby's Auctions.

Source: Sotheby's - September 29, 2015

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Heritage
SOLD - $75,000 for Rare Beatles 'Butcher' Album

NEW YORK, USA - A rare sealed Beatles 'Butcher' Album (LP) has fetched $75,000 in a music memorabilia auction. The controversial album is a favorite among vinyl collectors... Read More

Source: What Sells Best News - September 21, 2015

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Heritage Auctions
SOLD - $93,750 for First Beatles Contract

NEW YORK, NY, USA - The Beatles first signed recording contract for the "My Bonnie" session in Germany (1961), has fetched $93,750. The contract was sold by Heritage Auctions.

Source: Heritage Auctions - September 21, 2015

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NBC News
COMING - $314,000 Expected for Dylan's 'Rain' Lyrics

LONDON, UK - A draft of lyrics for Bob Dylan's protest song "A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall" is expected to fetch up $314,000 at auction, in Sotheby's 'Rock & Pop' sale on September 29.

Source: NBC News - August 25, 2015

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Headcount
SOLD - $526,000 for Grateful Dead Guitar

CHICAGO, USA - A Guitar signed by the Grateful Dead sold for $526,000 at the band's final 50th anniversary show. Proceeds were donated to 17 non-profits.

Source: Los Angeles Times - July 6, 2015

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Julien's Auctions
SOLD - $485,000 for George Harrison's Guitar

NEW YORK, NY, USA - George Harrison’s electric guitar, a Maton Mastersound MS500 that was used onstage with the Beatles, has sold for $485,000. The Guitar was sold by Julien's Auctions.

Source: Julien's Auctions - May 17, 2015

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Christie's
SOLD - $1.2 Million for 'American Pie' Lyrics

NEW YORK, NY, USA - Don McLean's handwritten lyrics for the hit song (1971-72) "American Pie" have sold for $1.2 million at auction. The lyrics were sold by Christie's.

Source: Christie's - April 7, 2015

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Rolling Stone
SOLD - $530,000 for John Lennon's Gretsch Guitar

LONDON, UK - John Lennon's vintage Gretsch Guitar has sold for $530,000 in a private sale. The Guitar, used to record the Beatles1966 classic "Paperback Writer" was bought by collector Jim Irsay.

Source: Rolling Stone - April 3, 2015

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Live Auctioneers
SOLD - $320,000 for Jimi Hendrix Guitar

LONDON, UK - Jimi Hendrix's 1964 Fender Stratocaster has sold for $320,000 (£216,000) at auction. The Guitar, used by Hendrix between 1967-1968, was sold by Ted Owen & Co.

Source: Live Auctioneers - April 1, 2015

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FDRMX NEWS - Jack White Buyer of $300,000 Elvis Record

FDRMX - Jack White has been identified as the buyer of the ultra rare Elvis record sold in January (2015) for $300,000. The record was sold by Graceland Auctions.

Source: FDRMX - March 6, 2015

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Heritage Auctions
SOLD - $93,750 for Snowy White's Les Paul Guitar

BEVERLY HILLS, CALIFORNIA, USA - Snowy White’s personal vintage (signed) Les Paul Guitar has sold for $93,750. The Guitar was sold by Heritage Auctions.

Source: Heritage Auctions - February 28, 2015

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RR Auctions
SOLD - $36,250 for Vintage Beatles LP

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, USA - A fully signed 'With The Beatles' LP (by Parlophone) has fetched $36,250 at auction. The Beatles album was sold by Bonhams.

Source: What Sells Best - March 2, 2015

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RR Auctions
SOLD - $71,875 for 1965 Johnny Ramone Guitar

KISSIMMEE, FLORIDA, USA - Johnny Ramone’s personal 1965 Mosrite Ventures V1 guitar, signed on the body in black felt tip, at auction. The Guitar was sold by RR Auctions.

Source: RR Auctions - January 26, 2015

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Mecum
$350,000 for 1959 Jerry Lee Lewis Harley-Davidson

KISSIMMEE, FLORIDA, USA - A 1959 Harley-Davidson FLH with 2,257 miles, once owned by Rock ‘n Roll legend Jerry Lee Lewis , has sold for $350,000 at auction. The motorcycle was sold by Mecum.

Source: Mecum - January 26, 2015

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eBay
SOLD - $15,129 for Vintage Beatles Album on eBay

ONLINE -
An early Beatles Beatles White Album (Parlophone Records) has fetched $15,129 on eBay. The album was described by the eBay seller as the 1968 U.K. Export Parlophone Pressing.

Source: What Sells Best - January 13, 2015

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Galveston Daily News
$300,000 for Rare Elvis Presley Record

MEMPHIS, TENNESSEE, USA - An acetate recording of "My Happiness," the first song Elvis Presley ever recorded, sold to Jack White for $300,000. The record was sold by Graceland Auctions
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Source: Galveston Daily News - January 9, 2015

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Christie's
$117,000 for Jerry Garcia's 1960's Hat

LONDON, UK - The famous 1960s "Captain Trips" hat belonging to the Grateful Dead's singer Jerry Garcia has sold for $117,000. The hat was sold by Christie's Auctions.

Source: Christie's - December 16, 2014

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Paul Fraser Collectibles
$281,500 for Beatles 'Abbey Road' Photos

LONDON, UK - A set of six-photographs from the Beatles iconic Abbey Road photoshoot have sold for $281,500 (£180,000). The photos were sold by Bloomsbury Auctions.

Source: Paul Fraser Collectibles - November 21, 2014

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The Examiner
Signed Beatles Record Brings $175,698

AMHERST, NEW HAMPSHIRE, USA - A signed Beatles album (Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band) has sold for $175,698. Last year another copy sold for a record-breaking $290,500
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Source: The Examiner - January 16, 2014

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eBay

Brian Epstein's Beatles 'Butcher' Album Gets $19,999

ONLINE, USA - A Rare Beatles 'Butcher' Album, once owned by The Beatles manager Brian Epstein has fetched $19,999 on eBay. The controversial album is a favorite among vinyl collectors.

Source: What Sells Best - December 17, 2013

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National Post
$965,000 for Bob Dylan's Guitar

NEW YORK, NY, USA - The iconic guitar Bob Dylan plugged in at the 1965 Newport Folk Festival when he famously went electric, has sold for a record $965,000.

Source: National Post - December 6, 2013

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Washington Post
$197,000 for Springsteen's 'Born to Run' Lyrics

NEW YORK, NY, USA - A handwritten lyric sheet for Bruce Springsteen’s 1975 hit “Born to Run” has sold for $197,000. The document used to belong to Springsteen’s manager, Mike Appel.

Source: Washington Post - December 5, 2013

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Paul Fraser Collectibles
$186,526 for Signed Beatles 'White Album'

CHORLEY, LANCASHIRE, UK - A signed copy of a Beatles 'White Album' has fetched $186,526. The LP had been signed by all four Beatles after their split in 1970
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Source: Paul Fraser Collectibles - December 2, 2013

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eBay Website
$37,100 for Rare Tommy Johnson Record

A rare Tommy Johnson Record has fetched a winning bid of $37,100 on eBay. Amazingly, an unexpected delay appears to have made the seller $33,000 in extra profit (more).

Source: What Sells Best - September 26, 2013

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Rare Beatles Record Fetches $290,500

DALLAS, TEXAS, USA - A fierce bidding-war skyrocketed the price of a rare Beatles Record to a record-breaking $290,500 (after buyers premium) at auction
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Source: What Sells Best - March 30, 2013

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