Bids close on Andy Rourke's bass guitar today...

Former Smiths bass player ANDY ROURKE’s guitar has doubled its reserve price overnight.

As reported yesterday (October 9), Rourke is selling the 20-year-old Yamaha bb2000 on ebay. The bass was used on all the Smiths albums and appears on the sleeve of the Manchester legends’ ‘Hatful Of Hollow’ compilation.

With just under three hours to go until bidding closes, the bass is currently going for USD$4,200.

Those still wanting to bid have till 3pm today -[url=]click here.