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MusicGoldmine Donates Items For Sweet Relief Musicians Charity

Posted by James Duncan on

Unable to tour, many musicians have been especially challenged during the COVID-19 crisis. For every Beyonce or Bruce Springsteen, there are thousands of professional musicians for whom live performances provide their sole source of income.

MusicGoldmine.com donated a Jimi Hendrix package, consisting of a pair of our items to raise funds for Sweet Relief, a 501(c)(3) charity helping musicians in need. 100% of the funds raised by the sale held May 9 went to the charity.

The donated items included a framed Jimi Hendrix memorabilia collage that contains two great photos of Hendrix, one of him playing onstage and one candid shot along with an authentic 1969 Woodstock ticket, slightly stained with mud from the festival. Of course, Hendrix's performance at Woodstock is legendary, including his incendiary guitar version "The Star-Spangled Banner."

Also in the package was one of our custom MusicGoldmine Gold Record purses featuring the UK label for Purple Haze! Perfect for a concert, festival or just any evening out, this purse features a gold electroplated 45 rpm record with a great, compact yet functional sized purse. Zippered on both sides, it allows easy access and enough room for most of today's cell phones, a small wallet, keys, etc. Use the short handle or the included long purse strap (see images). Back features circular flat metal studs. All hardware is gold tone. Purse comes in shiny black, patent leather-like material and measures just over 7" in diameter and 3" wide.

Free worldwide shipping was included with this charity item.

Here is more information about the Sweet Relief Musicians Fund (provided by Sweet Relief):

Mission: Sweet Relief Musicians Fund provides financial assistance to all types of career musicians and music industry workers who are struggling to make ends meet while facing illness, disability, or age-related problems. In other words, Healing Musicians in Need.

Supporters: Sweet Relief receives hundreds of applications for assistance every year. Our challenge is to continuously replenish the Fund in order to help as many of these applicants as possible. Music industry supporters are vital to our mission, and we are fortunate to have hundreds of musicians, actors & comedians behind us. Artists such as: U2, Foo Fighters, Paul McCartney, Billie Eilish, Yoko Ono, Radiohead, Keith Richards, Dave Matthews, Ariana Grande, Pearl Jam, Weezer, KISS, Shawn Mendes, Boy George, Tom Petty, Tenacious D, Cher, Finn Wolfhard, The Who and many more.

Together we are healing musicians in need.

Sweet Relief Musicians Fund is a 501(c)(3) non-profit charity. Federal ID# 95-4443269.​ Sweet Relief Musicians Fund, 2601 E. Chapman Ave., Suite 204, Fullerton, CA, 92831, Tel. 714-626-0447

For more info, visit: www.sweetrelief.org

Note: MusicGoldmine.com has no affiliation with this charity. Bidders interested in receiving proof of donation after auction transaction is complete can request by emailing support@musicgoldmine.com

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