War Child was once again the chosen charity of the prestigious MOJO Honours List in London. The Gibson Guitar sponsored Mojo Les Paul Award, won this year by Steve Cropper signed a Gibson Les Paul Standard Goldtop and has since been donated to War Child for this exclusive online auction. Past recipients of the Mojo Les Paul Award include Billy Gibbons, Peter Green, David Gilmour, Jeff Beck and the late John Martyn.
A Gibson Les Paul Standard Goldtop guitar was also signed by many of the iconic musicians and presenters who attended this year’s Mojo Honours List, such as Jimmy Page, Brian Wilson, John Lydon, Ringo Starr, The Arctic Monkeys, Primal Scream, Grinderman, Rumer and Donovan to name a few.
Click here to bid online from Friday 30th September 2011 - Bidding will end on Sunday 9th October 2011
All the money raised from this auction will go to helping severely marginalized children who suffer the unjust brunt of conflict in Afghanistan, Iraq, the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Uganda. War Child works with children who have been hit hardest by war and its consequences.
For more information on War Child and to learn about their work, please visit - http://www.warchild.org.uk
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Photo Credit – Dean Fardell
Barbara Bach & Ringo Starr
Mojo signed Gibson Les Paul Standard Goldtop