CBC Newfoundland and Labrador

This guitar can be yours ...

Want to see the guitar? CARAs President Melanie Berry shows one off to On the Go host Ted Blades.


We're auctioning off a special edition Gibson Epiphone Guitar signed by the artists performing at the Juno Songwriter's Circle sponsored by CMPA and SOCAN.

The proceeds of the auction will go to MusiCounts, Canada's music education charity. Their mission is to ensure children in Canada, regardless of socio-economic or cultural background, can have access to a comprehensive music program through their school!

Here's how it works. Send your bid in by email to the following address:

JUNO Guitar Auction

The bids will be updated in real time from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. every day, starting Tuesday, April 13, 2010. Any bids submitted after 5:30 p.m. will be posted the next morning. The deadline is Saturday, April 17, 2010 at 9:30 a.m. NT/ 9:00 a.m. in Labrador.

The bids will appear in this post which will be the second item on this page every day.

The winning bid = $301

More about the guitar:

It will be signed by Dallas Green, Amelia Curran, Bahamas, Jarvis Church, Lights, Michael Kaeshammer and Terri Clark!

The Junos Songwriter's Circle is taking place at the Arts and Culture Centre on Sunday, April 18th and will be broadcast on CBC Radio 2 at 3:30 NT. It's hosted by Drive's Rich Terfry.