A guitar George Harrison played at a time when Beatlemania was taking flight has sold for nearly half a million dollars at a New York auction.
Julien's Auctions says the 1963 Mastersound electric guitar went for $490,000 Friday to an undisclosed bidder. Julien's says Harrison borrowed it from a British music store and played it in concert several times in the summer of 1963.
It was offered during a two-day rock memorabilia auction.
A so-called "penguin" suit that Elvis Presley wore on stage in Las Vegas in 1975 sold for nearly $122,000. Presley's marriage certificate from his 1967 wedding to Priscilla Presley sold for over $40,000.
And a vest worn by Jimi Hendrix sold for over $59,000 while a tank top Madonna wore sold for $25,000.
In trouble again
It's been a rough past few months for actor Nicholas Brendon. The former Buffy the Vampire Slayer star was arrested — for the third time this year — in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, on Saturday, People.com reports. He was charged with public intoxication and impairment, according to the Myrtle Beach Police Department's website.
Glee actress Heather Morris and her high school sweetheart Taylor Hubbell tied the knot at Old Canyon Ranch in Topanga, California, on Saturday. The duo swapped vows in front of family and friends, including a handful of Morris' co-stars, according to E! Online.