Taylor Swift, Elton John items up for Newtown auction benefit

Pictured: (Above) T-shirts, CDs and DVDs signed by Elton John and (right) a guitar signed by Taylor Swift will be among the items up for auction.

Memorabilia from Taylor Swift, Elton John, Tim McGraw and other big-name musicians will go on the block when Music for Newtown hosts an online benefit auction next week.

The auction, which takes place Monday, March 25 at 3 p.m. through Thursday, March 28 at 9 p.m., will raise funds for Sandy Hook School Support Fund, a charity set up following the tragic shooting deaths of 20 children and six adults at Sandy Hook Elementary School.

Auction items include: signed guitars from Swift, John Mayer and the Eagles; tickets to a Tim McGraw concert and the Governors Ball music festival; and autographed CDs and records from John, One Direction, .fun, Florence and the Machine, The Avett Brothers, Jewel, Soundgarden, Jack Johnson and more. For a complete list of auction items, go online.

Scott Gargan