Katy Perry and the NFL have announced today that the Fender guitars that Katy's band played during the PEPSI SUPER BOWL XLIX HALFTIME SHOW will be auctioned off at NFL AUCTION to benefit BREAK THE CYCLE. Here's the press release with the full story:
The American Standard Stratocaster, American Special Jazzmaster and '74 American Vintage Jazz bass instruments highlight Fender's core offering of American-made guitars built in the company's prestigious Southern California factory. These unique guitars were hand selected for Casey Hooper, Josh Moreau and Nathan Spicer to play on the world's biggest stage and were custom-painted to match the overall ambiance and color coordination of the live performance.
The guitars will be available on NFL Auction through February 15, 2015.
Break the Cycle is the leading national nonprofit organization working to provide comprehensive dating abuse prevention programs exclusively to young people. Through innovative violence prevention programs, hosting public campaigns or championing effective laws and policies, Break the Cycle inspires and supports young people in preventing and ending unhealthy relationships.
The Pepsi Super Bowl Halftime Show is the most-watched musical event of the year. More than 115 million viewers in the U.S. watched last year's show.
NFL AUCTION is the official auction site of the National Football League and the only place to bid on guaranteed and authentic signed, game-used items and unique NFL experiences. Over the past five years NFL Auction has donated more than $5 million to a variety of nonprofit organizations. NFL Auction donates 100% of its net proceeds to support NFL and team charities.
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