Two played-and-smashed Kurt Cobain Strats sell for more than $150,000 at auction

Julien's Live is auctioning two Cobain guitars
(Image credit: Julien's Live)

Yesterday we reported on the three Eddie Van Halen guitars that sold for a combined total of $422,000 at Julien’s Icons & Idols Trilogy: Rock ‘n’ Roll auction.

But those were far from the only electric guitars from a big-name artist to garner big bucks at the event.

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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.