Sonic Youth to Sell Guitars and Amps Used Throughout the Band’s Career on

Online musical instrument marketplace has partnered with Sonic Youth to launch the Official Sonic Youth Reverb Shop, which will feature more than 200 pieces of gear used on tour and in the studio by the band as far back as the 1988 and 1989 Daydream Nation tours through to 2011.

Additionally,, along with Reverb LP, Reverb’s online marketplace for records and, the leading live music distribution platform, have joined with the band to celebrate the 30th anniversary of Daydream Nation. Today, fans can preview a portion of the gear and memorabilia that will be for sale on Reverb starting October 30, purchase one of hundreds of exclusive test pressings and rare records from the band on Reverb LP, and get access to previously unreleased live audio and video content from the archives on

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Richard Bienstock

Rich is the co-author of the best-selling Nöthin' But a Good Time: The Uncensored History of the '80s Hard Rock Explosion. He is also a recording and performing musician, and a former editor of Guitar World magazine and executive editor of Guitar Aficionado magazine. He has authored several additional books, among them Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck, the companion to the documentary of the same name.