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Sharon Van Etten, Wye Oak, Charli XCX, Lady Gaga and more to auction off gear for Girls Rock Camp

Sharon Van Etten, Wye Oak, Charli XCX, Lady Gaga and many more artists have donated gear and rare memorabilia to be auctioned off for charity.

All the proceeds from the event will go to the Girls Rock Alliance – a worldwide non-profit organisation that spearheads rock camps and music education programs for female, transgender, and non-binary youths.

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Sharon Van Etten, Wye Oak, Charli XCX, Lady Gaga and more to auction off gear and memorabilia, with proceeds going to the Girls Rock Camp Alliance.

There is a wide selection of rare and unusual pieces of gear and memorabilia up for grabs, such as Sharon Van Etten’s Suzuki Omnichord, signed photographs, guitar strings, and guitar picks from Lita Ford (from The Runaways), and Jenn Wasner of Wye Oak’s Korg MicroSAMPLER.

The auction will also feature autographed memorabilia from Dolly Parton, Laura Jane Grace, Fergie, Reba McEntire, Lydia Loveless, Marian Hill, and Charli XCX, as well as pieces of advice and wisdom about playing music, supporting Girls Rock, and the gear they’re donating.

It will take place on Thursday via gear marketplace, Reverb. You can check out some of what’s to be expected here.

Girls Rock has camps all over the world, including Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne. Check out their website here. And see the website for the global alliance here.