Amazing Items for Auction at Sotheby’s ‘Rock & Roll Anthology’

By Joe Cingrana

Sotheby’s auction house in New York City is currently holding an epic gallery auction, called A Rock & Roll Anthology: From Folk to Fury, featuring, as they call it, ‘a kaleidoscopic survey of the history of rock & roll, pop, folk, and punk.’

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The gallery showing and accompanying auction features memorabilia from The Beatles, the Eagles, Bob Dylan, Michael Jackson, Led Zeppelin, the Beach Boys and countless rare and one of a kind Rock & Roll artifacts.

A highlight of the sale is John Lennon’s John Broadwood & Sons upright piano, on which he composed songs like “A Day in the Life,” “Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds,” and many others.

Check out photos from auction below and be sure to watch Scott Shannon’s exclusive tour of all the fantastic items up for sale in the video above at WCBS FM.

Incredible memorabilia at @sothebys gallery auction, 'A Rock & Roll Anthology: From Folk To Fury'!

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The ACTUAL #CBGB awning!!! -- @sothebys gallery auction, 'A Rock & Roll Anthology: From Folk To Fury'

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Sure wish I was at THIS show! -- @sothebys gallery auction, 'A Rock & Roll Anthology: From Folk To Fury'

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