A unique collection of X rarities, circa 1977-1979, including nine original lyric typescripts typed by guitarist-songwriter John Doe, some with titles handwritten by singer and co-writer, Exene Cervenka, along ...more
An extremely rare and highly desirable concert poster advertising Bob Dylan's November 27, 1964 performance at San Francisco's Masonic Temple--his first ever San Francisco concert.
This show took place at ...more
A unique and previously undocumented master tape from the mixing session for David Bowie's hit single "Golden Years," containing thirteen partial and full mixes, all unreleased. Included is a professional ...more
Jim Morrison & Michael McClure – Unpublished ‘Saint Nicholas’ Screenplay, From Danny Sugerman Collection
One of only three known copies of the unpublished Jim Morrison/Michael McClure film script Saint Nicholas (with Morrison writing as 'James Douglas Morrison,' the name he used with his privately printed ...more
A pair of purple grosgrain custom-made pants owned and worn circa 1982-1985 by Prince. These pants are identical in color and fabric to a jacket Prince wore during a photo session with legendary photographer ...more
A Martin D1 acoustic guitar owned and played by British folk giant Davy Graham.
Graham’s 2008 obituary in The Wire noted “As a singer and arranger Davy Graham revolutionized guitar playing in the ...more
Jim Morrison / The Doors – 1969 Self-Published Poetry Folio ‘The Lords: Notes on Vision’ / 1 of 100 Produced
Jim Morrison’s very rare self-published folio of poems The Lords: Notes On Vision. Morrison published The Lords in an edition of 100 in early 1969. Printed in Los Angeles at Western ...more
Two extraordinary pieces of original album cover artwork used for Fleetwood Mac's highly-acclaimed album Tusk, including "the floating collage," which author Ryan Reid notes in his book Fleetwood ...more
An exceedingly rare original 1987 U.S. compact disc of Prince’s legendary The Black Album. Scheduled for release by Warner Bros. Records on December 8, 1987, Prince cancelled The Black Album ...more
Bob Dylan – 4 Dylan-Owned Alternate ‘Self Portrait’ LP Acetates, With His Handwritten Notation / Used During Album’s Production
Four one-sided 12” acetates of an alternate sequence of Bob Dylan’s 197o album Self Portrait, owned by Dylan and used by him during the making of the LP. The sequence on each of disc differs from the ...more
The Doors – 1967 Crosstown Bus/Boston Concert Poster – Unknown Variant (Just After “Light My Fire” Was #1)
A previously unknown version of the rare original concert poster advertising two August, 1967 shows by The Doors at Boston's short-lived Crosstown Bus. Just weeks before these shows, "Light My Fire" spent three ...more
An impossibly rare boxing-style concert poster for a March 1960 jazz concert San Francisco's Civic Auditorium, headlined by the Miles Davis Quintet (with John Coltrane.) This show, billed as Dimensions in ...more
A beautiful mint condition concert poster advertising the Berlin Super Concert 70, featuring the Jimi Hendrix Experience, Ten Years After, Procol Harum, Cold Blood and Cat Mother (who's debut album was produced ...more
An extremely rare Bob Marley and the Wailers concert poster, for their show at Cleveland’s Public Hall on May 19, 1978.
The poster’s designer, Jay Rabinowitz, explains in his accompanying letter ...more
A typed letter from Leonard Cohen to his friend and editor at Viking Books, Corleis ‘Cork’ Smith, asking "would you mind taking a look at a manuscript of an old friend of mine?"
Dated August 6, 1965, ...more
Rolling Stones – Mick Taylor’s Australian “Sticky Fingers” Gold Record Award / From Bill Wyman’s Legendary Archive (Artist Owned)
A beautiful custom Australian gold record award for the Rolling Stones 1971 classic album Sticky Fingers, presented to guitarist Mick Taylor. This was part of Stones bassist Bill Wyman's legendary ...more
A rare concert poster from the spring 1976 leg of Bob Dylan's legendary Rolling Thunder Review tour.
Two nearly identical versions of this poster were produced; this is identified as coming from the ...more
Grateful Dead – Jerry Garcia-Owned ‘Skull & Roses’ Test Pressings / 2 LP’s, Alternate Coupling/ Perfect Provenance, 2 Letters of Authenticity (Artist Owned)
Jerry Garcia’s personal test pressings of the Grateful Dead’s 1971 self-titled double album, better known as Skull and Roses. These ...more
Woody Guthrie & Pete Seeger – 1941 Signed Almanac Singers Album Cover / Seeger Signs With His Very Short-Lived Alias ‘Pete Bowers’
An impossibly rare Almanac Singers Talking Union album, with three 78 RPM discs, autographed and inscribed by group members Woody Guthrie and Pete Seeger. Seeger signs using his very short-lived alias ...more
Otis Redding’s signed contract with Broadcast Music, Inc. (BMI) for the calendar year of 1963. This agreement, dated April 29, 1963, allowed BMI to collect royalties for his first two singles, ‘Fat Gal/Shout ...more
Graham Nash – Handwritten, Signed ‘Our House’ Lyrics in His ‘Eye To Eye’ Photography Book (CSNY, The Hollies)
A first edition of Graham Nash's stunning 2004 photography book Eye to Eye, in which he has handwritten the lyrics to his Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young classic "Our House," signing them "Graham Nash ...more
Jim Morrison / The Doors – ‘Ode To LA While Thinking of Brian Jones, Deceased” Self-Published Pamphlet
One of a reported 500 copies of a poem by Jim Morrison, Ode to L.A. while thinking of Brian Jones, Deceased. Printed by Western Lithograph Co. in July 1969.
The poem is a meditation on the ...more
An exceptional and seemingly unplayed promotional first pressing of Nirvana's 1991 masterpiece Nevermind, on DGC Records.
The disc, with the earliest matrix numbers, shows no sign of ever having ...more
A Joni Mitchell signed limited-edition lithograph of her self-portrait Taming the Tiger. This painting is reproduced on the front cover of Mitchell’s 1998 album of the same name. According to ...more
Thelonious Monk – Beautifully Signed 1966 Detroit Jazz Festival Program (Also Signed by Charlie Rouse & George Wein)
A program for the 1966 Detroit Jazz Festival, beautifully signed by Thelonious Monk (who adds "Good luck always"). This is one of the most extraordinary signed Monk items we've seen; his large signature ...more
Bill Withers – Signed Recording Contract with Sussex Records, For Debut Album (with ‘Ain’t No Sunshine,’ ‘Grandma’s Hands’)
Bill Withers' original recording contract with Sussex Records, initialed on each page and fully signed on the final page by Withers. One year after signing this historic agreement, Withers' released his debut ...more
Velvet Underground – Sterling Morrison Owned and Used Leather Guitar Strap, With Full Authentication
A Sterling Morrison-owned leather guitar strap, used by the Velvet Underground guitarist after that band's breakup.
Morrison is pictured using a virtually identical strap on the back cover of The Velvet ...more
The signature of Bebop giant Charlie Parker on a page possibly clipped from an autograph book. Parker writes in black fountain pen "To Kay / Regards / Charlie Parker." Parker died in 1955 and his autograph is ...more
Grateful Dead – Jerry Garcia-Owned ‘Skull & Roses’ Acetate LP / Perfect Provenance, 2 Letters of Authenticity (Artist Owned)
Jerry Garcia’s personal acetate of side 1/side 2 of the Grateful Dead’s 1971 self-titled double album, better known as Skull and ...more
A superb and unused first printing of the iconic poster advertising the Velvet Underground's final shows with Lou Reed, at Max's Kansas City during June, July and August of 1970. The group's run was extended ...more
A very clean copy of the highly collectible 1966 album The Acid Test, featuring Ken Kesey and the Grateful Dead.
Kesey has signed the front cover just to the left of his image, writing 'My god ...more
David Bowie – Boldly Signed 12″ Single ‘Heroes’ English/German/French Versions / With Andy Peters, Recordmecca COAs, Lifetime Guarantee
A beautiful German RCA 12" Super-Sound-Single of David Bowie's 'Heroes,' boldly signed on the front cover by Bowie.
This 12" features Bowie singing 'Heroes' in English and ...more
An original RIAA Gold Record Award for Jimi Hendrix's Rainbow Bridge, presented Recordmecca's Jeff Gold, a former Executive Vice President/General Manager of Warner ...more
A rare and wonderfully evocative handbill advertising a May, 1950 all-star jazz concert at Pittsburgh's Syria Mosque, with Charlie Parker and His Orchestra, George Shearing and his Quintet, and Slam Stewart and ...more
A beautiful second printing of BG 105, Rick Griffin's famous poster for The Jimi Hendrix Experience, John Mayall and the Bluesbreakers, and Albert King ...more
An extremely rare handbill advertising Joy Division’s first performance at Manchester’s Factory Club, on June 9, 1978; from the archive of Factory Records co-founder Tony Wilson.
This show, Joy Division’s ...more
An original RIAA Platinum Record Award for Prince & The New Power Generation's Love Symbol, presented to a former Senior Vice President of the Prince’s record ...more
A group of four UK Apple Records 45s, comprising a solo single by each member of the Beatles, from the record collection of Ringo and his first wife, Maureen “Mo” Starkey.
These singles were part of a ...more
Bob Marley & The Wailers – Ultra Rare 1978 Island Records Die-Cut Record Store Display / Over 3′ Tall
An exceptionally rare die-cut, easel-backed record store display (or standee,) made in 1978 by Island Records to promote Bob Marley and the Wailers album catalog, and his newest album, ...more
An RIAA Double Platinum Record Award for Prince and the New Power Generation's album Diamonds & Pearls, presented to a former Senior Vice President of Warner Bros Records, Prince's label.
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers – Sealed “Wildflowers & All The Rest” Ultra Deluxe Limited Edition Album
A factory sealed copy of the Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers 9 LP Ultra Deluxe Limited Edition Box Set Wildflowers & All The Rest. This is one of only 475 copies produced.
This lavish box ...more
A rare original handbill advertising Bob Dylan and the Rolling Thunder Revue's November 21, 1975 show at the Boston Music Hall. Pictured and listed on the handbill are Dylan, Joan Baez, [Ramblin'] Jack Eliott, ...more
A beautiful Miles Davis boxing-style cardboard concert poster advertising his September, 1981 performance at the Hollywood Bowl. After a six year hiatus, Miles had only returned to playing concerts two months ...more
Gram Parsons – Original Photo Page From His Personal Scrapbook / Pictured in ‘The Early Years’ LP Booklet (Byrds, Flying Burrito Brothers)
A double-sided page from Gram Parsons' personal scrapbook with original photos of a young Gram with his family and early band members, one side of which is reproduced in the booklet from the album Gram ...more
The original photograph used to create the cover for the Crusaders 1979 smash album Street Life, signed and titled "Original Album Art" by photographer Jayme Odgers.
Street Life, the ...more
Bob Dylan – 1962 Stereo First Pressing ‘Bob Dylan’ LP With 6-Eye Labels / The First Dylan Album Anywhere In The World
A very clean stereo first pressing of Bob Dylan’s 1962 debut album, with the ‘6-eye’ Columbia label.
Dylan’s first album sold very poorly on release, particularly in stereo, which at that time only ...more
A beautiful mint condition and unplayed copy of the Yardbirds '68 LP & CD box set, boldly signed on the back of the gatefold LP jacket by the surviving Yardbirds of the era--Jimmy Page, Chris Dreja, ...more
A Dutch copy of the soundtrack to the 1979 film Rockers, signed by Reggae giant and former Wailers member Peter Tosh (1944-1987.)
Tosh has signed 'Peter Tosh Rasta' on the front cover in black ...more
Sex Pistols – Dennis Morris Limited Edition ‘The Bollocks’ Book, In Custom Wooden Box With 2 Signed 11 x 14 Photographs (#58/200)
One of 200 Deluxe copies of photographer Dennis Morris' spectacular limited edition Sex Pistols book "The Bollocks," housed in a custom silk-screened wooden box, and accompanied by two original signed and ...more
A framed T-Shirt from Frank Zappa's 1984 Them or Us Tour, boldly signed by Zappa above his photograph (the signature measures 9 1/2" across). This is by far the largest and boldest Zappa autograph ...more
Velvet Underground – Vintage Proof Sheet With 12 Unpublished Images From ‘Loaded’ Recording Sessions
A vintage 8" x 10" proof sheet with twelve unpublished photographs of the Velvet Underground recording their 1970 album Loaded, taken by photographer Henri ter Hall.
This is one of a group of ...more
Tim Buckley's handwritten and signed lead sheet (see below) for his song “I've Played That Game Before.”
Buckley recorded “I've Played That Game Before" with his group The Bohemians, as part of a 1965 ...more
As unique a Velvet Underground collectible as one could ever hope to find--Velvet's guitarist Sterling Morrison's birth certificate!
This "Certification of Birth" was issued by the New York State ...more
An ultra rare and possibly unique pre-release acetate of an alternate version of Van Halen's 1982 album Diver Down, from the collection of a former senior executive of Warner Bros. Records who worked ...more
Led Zeppelin, Pink Floyd, Fairports, Zappa/Mothers, Jefferson Airplane, Etc. – 1970 Bath Festival Handbill, Program, NME Special Issue
Three rare collectibles from the 1970 Bath Festival of Blues & Progressive Music, featuring an incredible lineup with Led Zeppelin, Pink Floyd, Frank Zappa & The Mothers of Invention, Jefferson Airplane, ...more
The Beatles, Rolling Stones – Limited Edition “Blinds & Shutters” Genesis Book, Signed by Peter Blake, Bill Wyman, Julie Driscoll and famed British artists Peter Blake, Bridget Riley, Etc.
A beautiful copy of Blinds & Shutters, the limited edition deluxe book of Michael Cooper’s photographs published by Genesis; this copy signed by John Mayall, Bill Wyman, Sgt. Peppers cover artists ...more
A one-of-a-kind Stereo Review ‘Record of the Year Award’ for Prince and the Revolution's Purple Rain, presented in 1884 to Prince’s record label, Warner Bros. Records. Stereo review was at the ...more
An ultra rare UK first pressing of Roy Harper's superb 1967 debut album, Sophisticated Beggar, on the Strike label.
The disc is a clean VG++, and plays very well, with just some light ticks at ...more
An beautiful original 1970 UK first pressing of Jimi Hendrix’s classic live album Band of Gypsys, with the withdrawn “puppet” or “doll” cover, on Track Records.
This legendary album cover, ...more