Phoebe Bridgers' smashed SNL guitar sells for over $100,000

Phoebe Bridgers
(Image credit: Phoebe Bridgers / Instagram / Handbid)

The electric guitar Phoebe Bridgers destroyed during her Saturday Night Live performance in February has sold for $101,500, more than four times its expected price.

The Danelectro Dano '56 was listed by the Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) Media Awards last week, and sold to an anonymous buyer for the six-figure sum on April 11.

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Sam Roche

Sam was Staff Writer at from 2019 to 2023, and also created content for Total Guitar, Guitarist and Guitar Player. He has well over 15 years of guitar playing under his belt, as well as a degree in Music Technology (Mixing and Mastering). He's a metalhead through and through, but has a thorough appreciation for all genres of music. In his spare time, Sam creates point-of-view guitar lesson videos on YouTube under the name Sightline Guitar.