In today's news that should warm your heart and inspire you to action (if you have the money), Bon Iver
, Sufjan Stevens
, and Vampire Weekend
, and others are contributing items to a charity auction to benefit Asa Adams
, a child born in December 2011 with a serious heart defect. Bon Iver is . All of the money raised will be donated to paying the child's medical bills.
There are plenty of great and rare items that will be available in this auction so it will make a perfect opportunity to increase your music memorabilia collection as well as to help out a family in need. Some of the items that will be up for bidding in the auction include art and exclusive test pressings (of the vinyl records) from Bon Iver, signed pictures and CDs from Vampire Weekend, and another test pressing from Sufjan Stevens. You can find out more info about the cause here
as well as the complete listing of the items for sale here