Jim Irsay Pays $530K For John Lennon ‘Paperback Writer’ Guitar

Colts owner, Jim Irsay, paid a whopping $530,000 for John Lennon‘s Gretsch guitar, used to record the Beatles‘ 1966 classic “Paperback Writer.”

Lennon’s cousin, David Birch, had owned the instrument since 1967.

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“The John Lennon guitar used on ‘Paperback Writer’ and other sessions with the Beatles is a significant piece of history,” Irsay told Rolling Stone. Continue reading

Colts release statement On Jim Irsay Arrest

INDIANAPOLIS Colts owner Jim Irsay was arrested and charged with four felony counts after being arrested late Sunday night on possession of a controlled substance and driving while intoxicated. Turns out Irsay had several brands of prescriptions pills in his car, none matching his own prescribed meds. Irsay had recently said on Twitter that he had not touched drugs or alcohol in 15 years..zac-efron

It was earlier in the year Irsay was pictured partying with then drug-fueled actor, Zac Efron.. Continue reading