Adopt The Arts Benefit Show Held May 12th In Los Angeles

Matt Sorum and Joe Perry with signed guitar for the auction.

Adopt The Arts will be holding a live benefit concert and live auction for Los Angeles Unified School District elementary schools on Thursday, May 12, 2016 at The Fonda Theatre in Hollywood, CA. The event are honoring 2016 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductees Glenn Hughes (Deep Purple) and Robin Zander (Cheap Trick).

Auction items donated include:

• ADOPT THE ARTS: Two Signed Concert Event Guitars (signed by all musicians above).
• SHEPARD FAIREY: Fine Art piece, “Black Sabbath,” Print on metal (retail $3000.00).
• WOODY GUTHRIE Signed Canvas Screen Print, 18′ X 24″ (numbered, edition of 450) 2010
• IGGY POP Signed Raw Power Screen Print, 18′ X 24″ (numbered, edition of 650) 2010
• BLACK SABBATH Signed Silver Black Crescent Print 18′ X 24″ (numbered, edition of 125) 2013 (
• METALLICA: Guitar signed by the band Metallica (pictured above).
• SLASH: Guitar signed by Slash (Slash Featuring Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators, Guns N’ Roses).
• JOE PERRY: Guitar signed by Joe Perry (Aerosmith, Hollywood Vampires).
• BRIAN MAY: Guitar signed by Brian May (QUEEN).
• DAVE GROHL: Guitar signed by Dave Grohl (Foo Fighters).
• JOURNEY: Guitar signed by Journey, Paul Reed Smith Se14 played by Neal Schon.
• MAROON 5: Guitar signed by the band Maroon 5.
• ELTON JOHN/DAVEY JOHNSTON: Signed guitar from Davey Johnston, legendary Elton John guitarist.
• MATT SORUM: Three, signed Guns N’ Roses s drumheads signed by Matt Sorum (Guns N’ Roses).
• PRINCE: Color print photo of Prince from rock photographer Gene Kirkland (signed). (
• JOAN JETT & CHEAP TRICK: VIP Meet and Greet package at Los Angeles concert, August 23 at The Forum.
• RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE: deluxe box set.
• AFRICAN SAFARI: All-inclusive eco-luxury African safari trip.
• LAGUNA MONTAGE: Two-night luxury hotel stay and lunch with drummer Matt Sorum (Guns N’ Roses).
• SAMMY HAGAR: signed cook book, two bottles of Bum Rum and two t-shirts.
o Four 4.2 oz colognes, “Vintage,” “Artisan,” “Dark Rebel,” “Artisan Acqua.”
o One pair of Aviator sunglasses (retail $295.00).
o Signed copy of John Varvatos’ limited edition book, Rock In Fashion (retail $495.00).
o Weekender duffle bag (retail $1595.00).
• KLIPTSCH SPEAKER SYSTEM: Kliptsch Designer Speaker System (Retail $1,500).
• ZALEMARK (jewelry):
o Sterling 925 Silver: Crayola Colored Inspired Ladies Bracelet set 5.24 cts Natural African Amethysts & White Sapphires (Retail $ 1494.00).
o Sterling 925 Silver: Crayola Colored Inspired Ladies Ring set with 9mm Princess Cut Natural Madera Citrine & 1.10cts of White Sapphires (Size 7, Retail $ 1632.00).
o Sterling 925 Silver: Set of 5, Crayola Colored Inspired Ladies Stackable 5 bracelets set (Made in Italy) with magnetic clasps (Retail $ 1215.00).

METALLICA Guitar signed by the band to be auctioned at ADOPT THE ARTS.

Confirmed participants for this event include:

Hal Sparks
Matt Sorum (Guns N’ Roses, Velvet Revolver, Hollywood Vampires)
Geezer Butler (Black Sabbath)
Steve Jones (Sex Pistols)
Corey Taylor (Slipknot)
Gilby Clarke (Guns N’ Roses)
Billy Duffy (The Cult)
Dean DeLeo & Robert Deleo (Stone Temple Pilots)
Steve Lukather (Toto)
Chad Smith (Red Hot Chili Peppers)
Franky Perez (Apocalyptica)
Stevie Salas (Mick Jagger)
Paul Ill (Tina Turner, Disreputable Few)
Damon Fox (Big Elf, The Cult)
DJ Morty Coyle

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