Kurt Cobain’s ‘In Utero’ Guitar & ‘Unplugged’ Sweater Are Up For Auction

Oct 9, 2019

Category: Living

In spite of a painfully-short career and an exceptionally tragic end, Kurt Cobain has remained a major influence in pop culture. And for die-hard fans of the grunge god, Julien’s Auctions has a pair of extremely special offerings headed to the block: Cobain’s personal custom Fender Mustang guitar from Nirvana’s In Utero tour and the cardigan he wore in the band’s legendary MTV Unplugged performance.

Although Cobain passed a whopping 25 years ago, both of these items have been kept in fairly excellent condition — solely bearing signs of wear and tear as the result of use by the late rock star. And yes, that means the guitar is in playing condition — though we’d expect whoever ends up in possession of it to swiftly lock it up in a hermetically-sealed display case. Whatever the case, these two pieces of rock music history will make their appearance on the auction block at the October 25th & 26th auction, alongside memorabilia from a number of other music legends — including Bob Dylan and Bruce Springsteen.

Learn More: Here

HiConsumption is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more

More From Living

Lead The Pack In Rancourt’s USA-Made Horween Leather Wolf Boots

A stylish men’s footwear staple available exclusively at Huckberry

Posted By Johnny Brayson


You Can Now Customize The Perfect Engagement Ring From The Ground-Up

Bespoke jewelry featuring conflict-free, lab-grown gems and near-infinite possibilities.

Posted By Sean Tirman

Featured Image

You Can Now Buy Villa Residences At This 6-Star Caribbean Resort Community

A neverending luxury island vacation with bungalow units starting from $1.49M.

Posted By

Jan 25, 2021

Featured Image

Enjoy A Sustainable Getaway In This Mexican, Mirrored, Solar-Powered Cabin

A fully-self-sustaining writer's retreat set on an extinct volcano.

Posted By

Jan 22, 2021

Featured Image

You Could Stay In This Stunning Cabin Perched High Above A Norwegian Fjord

Escape the crowds and unwind in these secluded 'Sky Lodges.'

Posted By

Jan 21, 2021

Featured Image

Get An Insider Look At NASA’s Operations With This Stunning Coffee Table Book

The product of nearly a decade's worth of trust-building and actual shooting.

Posted By

Jan 20, 2021