John Mellencamp, ex-RHCP guitarist Josh Klinghoffer donate items to ASCAP Foundation holiday auction

The ASCAP Foundation

John Mellencamp and former Red Hot Chili Peppers guitarist Josh Klinghoffer are among the artists who have contributed items to a silent holiday auction benefiting The ASCAP Foundation, which supports music education and talent-development programs for music creators.

Mellencamp has donated a signed Jasmine acoustic guitar that has an estimated value of $2,500.

Klinghoffer, who’s currently a member of Pearl Jam‘s touring band, has donated a 45-minute virtual guitar lesson to the auction, valued at $5,000.

Other stars who have donated items to the sale include Billie Eilish and her brother Finneas O’Connell, famed pop songwriter Paul Williams, R&B artist Ne-Yo, rapper Lil Baby and country stars Chris Stapleton and Old Dominion.

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