Stars' Mics For Sale
The event, which comes as part of the BETTER HEARING AND SPEECH MONTH (MAY03), hopes to raise over $10,000 (GBP6,500) for the HEARING AID MUSIC FOUNDATION.
Held in conjunction with SHURE INCORPORATED - a leading manufacturer of microphones and audio electronics - the auction runs until 22 May.
Jethro Tull frontman IAN ANDERSON's mouthpiece is so far attracting the highest bid, with one fan offering $360 (GBP240) for his autographed microphone.
Elsewhere, The Strokes' mic - signed by drummer FAB MORETTI - is valued at $60 (GBP40), with Oasis at $71 (GBP47), Queens Of The Stone Age at $52.01 (GBP35), Korn at $102.50 (GBP68), the Dixie Chicks at $150 (GBP100) and KELLY OSBOURNE at $91 (GBP60).15/05/2003 17:30