Museum Quality Collectibles

Acid Test – Grateful Dead – Whatever It Is/SF State Acid Test Handbill

An extremely rare Grateful Dead/Acid Test collectible exhibited at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.  This is an 8 1/2″ square handbill for “Whatever It Is”–the 3-day event at San Francisco State College in …more

$800.00 US SOLD

Allen Ginsberg – 1971 Signed Handwritten Letter To Fantasy Records About Blake Album

A 2 page handwritten and autographed letter from Allen Ginsberg to Fantasy Records regarding never released poetry albums. On August 23, 1971 Ginsberg writes to Sol Zaentz, Ralph J. Gleason and Al Bendich of …more

$600.00 US

Allman Brothers Band – Original Jim Marshall Photograph “At Fillmore East” Album Cover

A superb hand printed 8 ” x 10″ silver gelatin photograph of The Allman Brothers Band used as the cover of their landmark At Fillmore East album, by the legendary Jim Marshall. This is a handmade original print, …more

$300.00 US

Beatles – “Meet the Beatles” Mint Stereo First Pressing LP

A beautiful Near Mint/Mint to Near Mint Stereo first pressing of “Meet The Beatles” on the Capitol label.  We’d guess this copy has been played no more than one or two times; the playing surface and labels are …more

$300.00 US

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Billie Holiday – Carnegie Hall Concert Tape With Unreleased Content

Two original reel-to-reel tapes of jazz great Billie Holiday, live in concert at Carnegie Hall in 1956. While much of Holiday’s legendary November 1956 show has been released, the tapes we offer here include …more

$4,500.00 $3,000.00 US SOLD

Black Sabbath – UK Spiral Vertigo Debut LP With “Ossie” Misspelling

A very early 1970 UK second pressing of Black Sabbath’s self-titled debut album, with the Spiral Vertigo label and original first printing cover.  The cover has the black inner gatefold with Ozzie Osbourne …more

$275.00 US SOLD

Black Sabbath – Extremely Early 1970 UK Concert Handbill / Vertigo 1st LP

A handbill for one of Black Sabbath’s very early concerts, a “Beat Dance” held on May 22, 1970 at The Institute, Blackwood, England.  This show took place only three months after the UK release of Black …more

$700.00 US

Blondie – Fully Signed “Parallel Lines” LP With All 6 Band Members

A Canadian first pressing of Blondie’s 1978 album Parallel Lines, beautifully signed on the back cover by the full band–Debbie Harry, Chris Stein, Nigel Harrison, Jimmy Destri, Frank Infante, and Clem …more

$750.00 US SOLD

Blondie – Original “Eat To The Beat” Promotional Lithograph

A beautiful limited edition  lithograph made to promote Blondie’s 1979 album Eat to the Beat.  This 20 1/2″ x 38″ print was created by album cover artist John Van Hammersveld, and is very impressive, …more

$150.00 US

Bob Dylan – 1963 Newport Folk Festival Handbill/Ticket Order Form

Here’s something we’ve never seen before, a handbill/ticket order form for the 1963 Newport Folk Festival, which featured performances by Bob Dylan, Joan Baez, Judy Collins, Doc Watson, John Lee Hooker, John …more

$1,000.00 US

Bob Dylan – 1964 Philharmonic Hall “Halloween Concert” Poster

An exceedingly rare concert poster advertising Bob Dylan live at Philharmonic Hall, New York, October 31, 1964.  Dylan’s legendary “Halloween Concert” was released in its entirety in 2004 as the two cd “Live …more

$20,000.00 US

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Bob Dylan – 1965 “Goes Electric” Newport Folk Festival Handbill/Ticket Order Form

Here’s an extraordinary Bob Dylan collectible and something we’ve never seen before–a handbill/ticket order form for the 1965 Newport Folk Festival, at which Dylan famously “went electric.”  Dylan’s headline …more

$2,000.00 $1,600.00 US SOLD

Bob Dylan – 1978 German Concert Poster with Eric Clapton, Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee

An original first printing poster advertising a Bob Dylan concert with Eric Clapton and blues legends Sonny Terry and Brownie McGhee on July 1, 1978 at …more

$200.00 US

Bob Dylan – 1981 Mannheim Germany Concert Poster

A superb oversize first-printing concert poster advertising a show by Bob Dylan in Mannheim, Germany,  July 18, 1981.  Measuring 23 1/2″ x 33 1/2″ this is in mint condition.  The text at the bottom lists ticket …more

$300.00 US

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Bob Dylan – Huge Signed, Inscribed Renaldo & Clara Poster

A huge and dramatic silkscreened British poster advertising Bob Dylan’s film “Renaldo and Clara” signed “To Paul, Best Wishes, Bob Dylan 9/17/86.” The rare poster measures 29″ x 40″ and the signature and …more

$5,000.00 $4,000.00 US SOLD

Bob Dylan – Original 1966 UK Tour Poster

A “tour blank” poster for Bob Dylan’s legendary 1966 British concert tour (during which he was famously mocked as “Judas” for playing electric, backed by The Band.) This would have been posted by local promoters …more

$3,000.00 US

Bob Dylan – Original 1975 Photograph by Ken Regan

An original vintage photograph of Bob Dylan during his 1975 Rolling Thunder tour, by legendary photographer Ken Regan.  Dylan is pictured backstage reading papers; perhaps a set list or lyric sheet.

The …more

$450.00 US

Bob Dylan – Signed “Another Side of Bob Dylan” LP

A copy of Bob Dylan’s 1965 classic ‘Another Side of Bob Dylan,’ autographed boldly by Dylan on the front cover. This autograph was obtained by legendary in-person collector Michael Wehrmann, who the New York …more

$5,000.00 US SOLD

Bob Marley – 1st UK Tour Contract, Guest List & Island Records Letter

A scarce 1973 contract for a four night engagement by Bob Marley & The Wailers at London’s Speakeasy, during their first UK Tour; along with the original guest list and a letter from Island Records.  The …more

$1,000.00 US

Bruce Springsteen – 1975 Concert Poster from The Roxy, Hollywood

A beautiful, oversize concert poster advertising Bruce Sprinsteen’s four night residency at the Roxy in Hollywood, Calif in October, 1975. Springsteen’s shows at the Roxy and New York’s Bottom Line came just as …more

$400.00 US

Bruce Springsteen, Bob Seger & John Mellencamp – Signed “Very Special Christmas” Album

A copy of the 1987 album A VERY SPECIAL CHRISTMAS signed by Rock and Roll Hall of Fame members Bruce Springsteen, Bob Seger and John Mellencamp, all of who appear on the album.

Recordmecca’s Jeff Gold was …more

$550.00 US

Buddy Holly – 3 Birthday Party Snapshots From His Personal Collection

Three original snapshots of Buddy Holly and The Crickets, from Buddy Holly’s personal collection.  These were sold at auction by Holly’s widow, Maria Elena Holly; and her signed letter of authenticity is …more

$1,250.00 US SOLD

Buddy Holly – Owned & Worn Shirt with Marina Elena Holly Authentication

A short-sleeved dress shirt owned and worn by music icon Buddy Holly, with full authentication.  We acquired this at the Heritage Auction’s 2010 sale of artifacts from the collection of Buddy Holly’s widow, …more

$4,000.00 US

Buffalo Springfield – Stephen Stills’ Personal RIAA Gold Record Award

Stephen Stills’ personal RIAA Gold Record award for RETROSPECTIVE: THE BEST OF THE BUFFALO SPRINGFIELD.   “RETROSPECTIVE” was released on January 17, 1969 and was certified Gold by the Recording Industry …more

$700.00 US SOLD

Buzzcocks / Steel Pulse – Rare ‘Northern Carnival’ Concert Poster / Rock Against Racism

A very rare poster advertising the July 13, 1978  ”Northern Carnival” in Manchester, England; sponsored by Rock Against Racism and the Anti-Nazi League.  Following the April 1978 London “Carnival” concert …more

$425.00 US

Carole King – Handwritten Lyrics For Crosby, Stills & Nash’s “Teach Your Children”

Carole King’s handwritten lyrics for Crosby, Stills & Nash’s “Teach Your Children,” written on the back of an envelope from a Pittsfield, Mass. hotel.

As Crosby, Stills & Nash road manager Mac …more

$400.00 US

Charlie Parker – 1957 “With Strings” Clef Promo Poster

A 1957 UK promotional poster for Norman Granz’s Clef Series, as distributed by Columbia Records, and featuring the album”April in Paris” by Charlie Parker with Strings.  We’ve never seen any kind of Parker …more

$400.00 US SOLD

Clash/Buzzcocks/X-Ray Spex – Rock Against Racism/Anti Nazi League 1978 Carnival Poster

A very rare poster advertising the April, 1978 London “CARNIVAL” sponsored by Rock Against Racism and the Anti-Nazi League. Wikipedia details this historic event:  “In spring 1978, 100,000 people marched six …more

$300.00 US

Cream – Hello Again On Tour LP

A mint condition copy of Cream's "Hello Again On Tour" on Zap/World Records. This copy has fully intact shrink wrap and looks as if it's been played no more than once. Recorded live in …more

$125.00 US

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Cream – Jack Bruce – Signed Harmonica Played At Cream Reunion

Jack Bruce’s harmonica, used by him at the 2005 Cream reunion concerts at Royal Albert Hall; signed and authenticated by him. On May 2, 2005 the original members of Cream, Eric Clapton, Ginger Baker and Jack …more

$4,000.00 $3,000.00 US

Cream – Jack Bruce’s Signed Cream Reunion Setlist

Jack Bruce’s personal setlist for the 2005 Cream reunion concerts at London’s Royal Albert Hall, annotated and autographed by Bruce. On May 2, 2005 the original members of Cream, Eric Clapton, Ginger Baker and …more

$2,000.00 US

Cream – Original Copy of 1966 Record Contract With Robert Stigwood Organization

An extremely rare original 1966 copy of Cream’s recording contract with manager Robert Stigwood.  This would have come from either a band member or their management or legal representatives.  This eight page …more

$550.00 US

Cream – Paul Butterfield Blues Band – First Printing BG-79 Fillmore Poster

A beautiful first (and only) printing of BG-79, the poster advertising Cream, the Paul Butterfield Blues Band and South Side Sound System at the Fillmore Auditorium in San Francisco in August, 1967; in virtually …more

$400.00 US

Crosby, Stills & Nash – Graham Nash Handwritten CSN Setlist

A setlist for a Crosby, Stills & Nash concert during their 1983 tour, handwritten by Graham Nash.  We acquired this from CSN’s longtime road manager, Mac Holbert, who writes in his letter of authenticity …more

$600.00 US

Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young – 1970 Fillmore East Concert Program/Four Way Street Shows

A rare original concert program for Crosby Stills Nash & Young’s concerts in June 1970 at New York’s legendary Fillmore East.   These shows, just after the release of their Deja Vu album, were …more

$125.00 US

Darby Crash – Unpublished Typed Poem “Junk” (The Germs)

An unpublished poem manuscript titled “Junk,” typed and composed by Germs singer Darby Crash.  We acquired this Crash’s  friend/manager/roomate Amber (Linda Hunt.)  The poem begins “Come black stallion.  You …more

$1,500.00 US

Davy Graham – 1967 Theatre Royal Handbill with Pete Brown & Cornelius Cardew

A scarce handbill advertising Turn On Turn Up Turn Out to New Departures at Joan Littlewood’s Theatre Royal, Stratford, England.  This July, 1967 event featured guitar great Davy Graham, Cream lyricist, …more

$150.00 US SOLD

Duke Ellington & Johnny Hodges – Autographed 1958 Concert Program

A signed concert program for Duke Ellington’s October 23, 1958 appearance at Kings Hall, Manchester, England.  The beautiful 20 page program is filled with photographs, biographical information and vintage …more

$350.00 US SOLD

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Eddie Van Halen – Signed Peavy Wolfgang Guitar Presented To Warner Bros. Exec

An Eddie Van Halen Peavy Wolfgang model guitar, inscribed and signed to longtime Warner Bros. Records executive Carl Scott.  Scott was Van Halen’s product manager from the beginning of their recording …more

$5,000.00 $4,000.00 US SOLD

Eddie Van Halen – Signed Peavy Wolfgang Guitar Presented To Warner Bros. Executive

An Eddie Van Halen Peavy Wolfgang model guitar, inscribed and signed for longtime Warner Bros. Records executive Carl Scott.  Scott was Van Halen’s product manager from the beginning of their recording …more

$4,000.00 US

Elton John – 1972 Honolulu, Hawaii Concert Poster

A classic concert poster for Elton John at the H.I.C. Arena in Honolulu, Hawaii, October 18th 1972. The poster is in unused near mint condition, and …more

$225.00 US

Elvis Costello – Live At The Troubadour Warner Bros Reference 2 x CD

A rare Warner Bros. Records double cd “acetate” of an unreleased Elvis Costello concert at The Troubadour in Hollywood, on May 14, 1996.   Costello was backed at this rare club show by Attractions Steve Nieve …more

$225.00 US SOLD

Elvis Costello – Unreleased “Live In London” Tracks / Warner Bros Reference CD

A CDR “acetate” of nine unreleased live songs by Elvis Costello and the Attractions, recorded live in concert at the Shephard’s Bush Empire, London, May 17, 1995.  This concert was recorded for broadcast, but …more

$200.00 US SOLD

Elvis Presley – 1961 concert flyer for Pearl Harbor Benefit

An oversize handbill for Elvis Presley’s 1961 benefit concert for the Pearl Harbor Memorial benefit concert; one of the most spectacular Presley pieces ever. And one of the rarest ! Artwork featuring Elvis in …more

$3,000.00 US SOLD

Eric Clapton & Peter Blake – “24 Nights” Signed Genesis Book/Box Set

A beautiful mint condition copy of the signed, limited edition Genesis publication ’24 Nights: The Music of Eric Clapton, The Drawings of Peter Blake.’ This deluxe, out of print classic commemorates a record …more

$1,250.00 US

Flaming Lips – 1994 Ok.City State Fair Arena Wayne Coyne Silkscreen Concert Poster

A beautiful hand silkscreened Flaming Lips Poster advertising the band’s April 1, 1994 show at the Oklahoma City State Fair Arena (as part of radio station KJ-103′s “Birthday Bash.”)  In superb as-new condition …more

$900.00 US SOLD

Frank Zappa & Mothers of Invention – 1970 Fillmore East Concert Program

A rare original concert program for Frank Zappa and the Mothers of Invention’s concerts with special guests Sea Train and the Insect Trust in May, 1970 at New York’s legendary Fillmore East.   The program is 20 …more

$125.00 US

Frank Zappa & Mothers of Invention – 1971 Rainbow Concert Program (Zappa Attacked)

A scarce program for Frank Zappa and the Mothers of Invention engagement at London’s Rainbow Theatre, a legendary show where a crazed fan attacked and seriously injured Zappa.  Wikipedia explains “In December …more

$225.00 US SOLD

Frank Zappa – 1982 European Tour Poster “Ship Too Late…”

A French promotional poster adverting Frank Zappa’s 1982 European Tour, using modified artwork for his Ship Arriving Too Late To Save A Drowning Witch album.  This measures 22 1/2″ x 32 3/4″ and is in …more

$175.00 US SOLD

Frank Zappa – Mothers of Invention – Triple Signed Suzy Creamcheese Film Contract

A signed contract between Frank Zappa and manager Herb Cohen and Imperator Films (believed to be a division of MGM) regarding a Zappa-created film treatment entitled “The Rise and Fall of Suzy Creamcheese.” …more

$1,000.00 US

Frank Zappa – Original “Captain Beefheart vs. The Grunt People” Script

An original script for Frank Zappa’s notorious unproduced film, “Captain Beefheart vs. The Grunt People !”  Zappa originally conceived of this film in 1964; it’s title gave his longtime friend Don Vliet his …more

$750.00 US SOLD

Frank Zappa – Unreleased Handwritten Lyric Manuscript

An ultra rare Frank Zappa handwritten lyric manuscript for an unreleased song, with the refrain “I’m really, really wasted.” This was the only Zappa lyric manuscript found in the archives of the late Herb Cohen, …more

$6,000.00 US SOLD

Freddie King – Albert King – Lightnin’ Hopkins – Alexis – 1969 UK Boxing-Style Blues Handbill

A very scarce handbill from the Blues Loft club in High Wycomb, England advertising a series of March 1969 shows by blues greats Freddie King, Albert King, Alexis Korner, Lightnin' Hopkins, Juke Boy Bonner …more

$200.00 US

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Genesis – Original BBC In Concert Transcription Disc

A scarce Mint Condition ORIGINAL BBC Transcription Disc of Genesis performing live at the Knebworth Festival June 24, 1978. This is not one of the common bootleg BBC discs (with black and white labels or pressed …more

$500.00 $400.00 US SOLD

Grace Slick – Signed Pre-Jefferson Airplane ‘Great Society’ Songwriter Contract