Acoustic guitar Martin D-18E leader of the group Nirvana Kurt Cobain auctioned in the United States for almost one million dollars. This was reported on the website of the auction house Julien’s Auctions.
Cobain chose this musical instrument for the MTV Unplugged acoustic concert in 1993, the year before the suicide. Video and audio versions of the concert were released in 1994, after the death of the musician.
The Music Idols Auction will be held online in Beverly Hills on June 19 and 20.
In October 2019, Kurt Cobain’s cardigan was sold for 334 thousand dollars. The auction was called “Icons and Idols: Rock and Roll” and took place in a New York cafe. Cobain put on a vintage item at a performance by Nirvana during the 1993 MTV Unplugged show.
Kurt Cobain is the leader of Nirvana, one of the founders of the grunge musical style. The team released three studio albums and one concert album. Nirvana broke up in 1994 after the suicide of Cobain. The total circulation of the sold records of the collective (including compilations and reprints) has since exceeded 80 million copies.