Howlin’ Wolf – 1973 Boxing Style Concert Poster & Original Show Photographs, Negatives

A very rare cardboard boxing-style concert poster for blues giant Howlin’ Wolf and his Blues Review, June 8 & 9, 1973 at Governor’s Inn in Buffalo, New York; and four original snapshots from the show, and the corresponding negatives.   We’ve seen only four Howlin’ Wolf boxing-style posters, two of which were reprinted extensively.  This is […]

James Cotton Blues Band – Cotton Signed 1968 Concert La Cave Contract

A signed contract for Blues harmonica great James Cotton’s June 1968 shows at Cleveland’s La Cave. This is signed by promoter Stanley Kain and the great Muddy Waters/Howlin’ Wolf harmonica player and singer James Cotton himself. For three shows Cotton and his band were paid $1000 plus a percentage of the gate.   8 1/2” x […]

1972 Ann Arbor Blues Festival Poster – Howlin’ Wolf / Sun Ra / Muddy Waters / Miles Davis / Charles Mingus

A beautiful concert poster advertising the 1972 Ann Arbor Blues Festival, featuring an all-star lineup of Howlin’ Wolf, Muddy Waters, Miles Davis, Sun Ra & his Arkestra, Bobby ‘Blue’ Bland, Charles Mingus Ensemble, Dr. John, Jr. Walker & His All-Stars, Lightnin’ Slim, Otis Rush, Archie Shepp, Freddie King, Luther Allison and  others. This poster, with […]