A beautiful 48 page program for the 1963 American Folk Blues Festival tour of Europe and the UK, signed on their respective pages by Muddy Waters, Sonny Boy Williamson (II), Willie Dixon, Memphis Slim, Big Joe Williams, Lonnie Johnson, Victoria Spivey, and Otis Spann. The signatures and occasional inscriptions by these giants of the Blues […]
A beautiful EX+/NM mono mid-sixties second pressing of Sonny Boy Williamson’s classic blues album Down And Out Blues on Chess Records (first pressings were on Checker with black labels). The sleeve is very clean with some very light wear around the edges. The disc is clean and barely played. A black label first pressing in this condition would sell for $1000.
A beautiful EX/NM to EX+ mono first pressing of the 1963 live album Folk Festival of The Blues on Argo Records and featuring Muddy Waters, Willie Dixon, Buddy Guy, Sonny Boy Williamson and Howlin Wolf. The sleeve is very clean condition with some age discolorations along its glue lines on the reverse and extremely minor scuffing to the cover. The […]
A 1964 membership card for the Bromley Court Jazz Club in Kent, England, signed by blues giants Sonny Boy Williamson, Champion Jack Dupree, and Memphis Slim. This legendary club featured many prominent blues artists including the three signers as well as Howlin’ Wolf and Muddy Waters. It later morphed into the Bromel Club, booking many […]
A handwritten, signed letter from Blues giant Sonny Boy Williamson (Sonny Boy II, aka Alex Miller) to an English Fan. We obtained this from the son of the fan, who in an accompanying two-page letter of authenticity explains that in mid 1964 his mother met Williamson at the filming of the legendary Granada Television program “I Hear […]
A beautiful 48 page program for the 1963 American Folk Blues Festival tour of Europe and the UK, featuring Muddy Waters, Sonny Boy Williamson (II), Willie Dixon, Memphis Slim, Big Joe Williams, Lonnie Johnson, Victoria Spivey, Otis Spann, Bill Stepney and Matt Guitar Murphy. The beautifully designed program is filled with exquisite photographs, type layouts, […]
An extremely rare concert poster advertising a show by Blues giant Sonny Boy Williamson, The Troggs and The Muleskinners (with future Small Faces member Ian McLagan) at Town Hall, Basingstoke, England on December 28, 1964. This is the only poster we’ve seen for a show headlined by Sonny Boy Williamson (II, born Alex Miller.) On […]
A stunning large poster for the 1963 American Folk Blues Festival’s show on October 12, 1963 in Berlin, Germany. The extraordinary lineup featured Muddy Waters, Sonny Boy Williamson (II), Willie Dixon, Otis Spann, Lonnie Johnson, Memphis Slim, Big Joe Williams, Matt “Guitar” Murphy, Victoria Spivey and Bill Stepney. This is the only example of this […]