Rock icons join forces for second charity auction

Some of the biggest names in rock and metal have joined forces for a massive charity fundraiser. Memorabilia from Metallica (a signed guitar!), Aerosmith, Motorhead, Manowar, Orange Amplification, Status Quo, Kansas and many more is up for grabs in an eBay auction to raise money for the Teenage Cancer Trust, Childline and Nordoff Robbins Music Therapy.

Organised by Heavy Metal Truants in association with, the auction features many unique items, including:

A signed Status Quo Ale Print

An Aerosmith quadruple platinum disc.

An Orange amp signed by Alter Bridge, Black Stone Cherry, Steel Panther, Chris Jericho, Michael Monroe (Hanoi Rocks), Mikael Akerfeldt (Opeth) and David Prowse AKA Darth Vader himself!

A drum skin played at a gig, and then signed, by the legendary Charlie Benante.

A stool, hand-assembled and signed by Dave Mustaine of Megadeth!

To bid an any of these items, visit the TeamRock Monster Auction page.

Fraser Lewry

Online Editor at Louder/Classic Rock magazine since 2014. 38 years in music industry, online for 25. Also bylines for: Metal Hammer, Prog Magazine, The Word Magazine, The Guardian, The New Statesman, Saga, Music365. Former Head of Music at Xfm Radio, A&R at Fiction Records, early blogger, ex-roadie, published author. Once appeared in a Cure video dressed as a cowboy, and thinks any situation can be improved by the introduction of cats. Favourite Serbian trumpeter: Dejan Petrović.