Charity auction of an autographed EPS guitar, signed by Metallica. Proceeds support Conservation International and Instituto-E's Rock in Rio Social Project initiative.
The raised amount will be used to reforest the watershed of the Guandu River in Rio de Janeiro, with the objective of planting at least 50,000 trees.
About the band: Formed in 1981 by drummer Lars Ulrich and guitarist and vocalist James Hetfield, Metallica have become one of the most influential and commercially successful rock bands in history, having sold 100 million albums worldwide. The Metallica have garnered numerous awards and accolades, including nine Grammy Awards, two American Music Awards, and multiple MTV Video Music Awards. They were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2009.
This auction was made possible by the generous donation of Izzo Musical.