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    Sale 2179

    Pop Culture

    23 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 61

    Kurt Cobain

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    Kurt Cobain
    A Super-Pro (model PE505P) SM58 microphone used by Kurt Cobain during Nirvana's last recording session in January, 1994 at Robert Lang Studios in Seattle.The handheld microphone was lent to Robert Lang Studios by Jimmy Free Recordings, and was returned after the session had been completed. The microphone exhibits electrical duct tape around the handle of the microphone. It is accompanied by letters of provenance from both Robert Lang Studios and Jimmy Free Recordings. (2)


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