Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Latest News

Corey Taylor Raises Over $150,000 To Benefit COVID-19 Response Efforts

All the money is going to Direct Relief.

Photo: Roadrunner Records

Slipknot and Stone Sour vocalist Corey Taylor raised over $150,000 with his recent guitar auction. The money was a combination of Taylor's auction raising over $75,000 and eBay matching his total. All money made from the auction will be donated to Direct Relief in support of their COVID-19 response efforts.

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

The guitars and basses auctioned off included gold metallic Gibson Memphis Dave Grohl DG-335 (#237 of only 400), a Gold Top Gibson Classic Les Paul, a tan Fender Acoustic, a pearl blue Gibson Dave Grohl Signature #87 out of only 200, and a black SDGR Bass.

Direct Relief is a humanitarian aid organization, active in all 50 states and more than 80 countries, with a mission to improve the health and lives of people affected by poverty or emergencies – without regard to politics, religion, or ability to pay. Direct Relief's assistance programs are tailored to the particular circumstances and needs of the world's most vulnerable and at-risk populations.

This tradition of direct and targeted assistance, provided in a manner that respects and involves the people served, has been a hallmark of the organization since its founding in 1948 by refugee war immigrants to the U.S.

Sponsored Links from Around the Internet
Show Comments / Reactions

You May Also Like

Latest News

Being out on the road right now must be very stressful. Apart from the day-to-day stress of touring, you also have to worry about...

Live Footage

Youtuber XplicitConcerts recorded Slipknot's entire set from their Knotfest Roadshow stop at the Xfinity Center in Mansfield, MA on October 8th and bless his...

Free Swag

Slipknot’s massive North American tour with Killswitch Engage, Fever 333 and Code Orange is in full swing, and by all accounts the performances are...