EMI Records is giving you a chance to contribute to the hundreds of thousands impacted by the earthquake in Japan, while simultaneously scoring some truly epic experiences, band merch and one-of-a-kind items thanks to the generous donations of the label’s stable of artists.
Artists and songwriters from across the EMI family have been supporting the Red Cross to raise funds for the people affected by the earthquake and tsunami in Japan. Over the next three weeks, incredible auction items from some of the world’s biggest stars will be available to bid on to help this important cause.
Artists supporting the appeal include: Coldplay, The Beatles, Daft Punk, Corinne Bailey-Rae, Duffy, Keith Urban, 30 Seconds to Mars, The Beastie Boys, Michael Franti, The Chemical Brothers, Tiziano Ferro, Juan Luis Guerra, Herbert Gronemeyer, Raphael, Norah Jones, Katy Perry, Iron Maiden, Jane Birkin, DAVID GILMOUR, Gorillaz, the Beach Boys, Depeche Mode, Good Charlotte, BEASTIE BOYS, Jeff Bridges, Tinie Tempah, Deadmau5, Kylie Minogue, The Kooks, David Guetta, Angela Gheorghiu, Lady Antebellum, Billy Corgan of Smashing Pumpkins, Arcade Fire
Notable physical items include Chris Martin‘s jacket from the Viva La Vida tour, 5 nights at Michael Franti’s Bali yoga retreat, David Guetta‘s Apple Macbook, signed drum machine from Prodigy’s studio, and a 7″ limited edition of ‘Invaders Must Die’ and oh so much more sweet paraphernalia.
Visit here for details and here to bid.
Auction runs April 5 – 21, 2011