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X – Archive With 9 Original John Doe Typed Lyric Manuscripts, Vintage Photographs, More

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

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$25,000.00 US

Bob Dylan – Extremely Rare 1964 San Francisco Concert Poster

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

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$22,000.00 US

David Bowie – Master Tape From “Golden Years” Mixing Session, With 13 Unreleased Mixes

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

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$16,000.00 US

Leonard Cohen – Original Handwritten Poem Manuscript, Published in his 1968 book “Selected Poems”

An extraordinarily rare handwritten manuscript for Leonard Cohen's poem Calm, Alone, The Cedar Guitar, sent by Cohen to his editor at Viking Books, Corleis ‘Cork’ Smith.  This poem appears on page 228 ...more

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$10,000.00 US

Prince – Owned & Worn “Purple Rain” Era Custom Made Pants

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

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$10,000.00 US

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Davy Graham – Owned & Played Martin D1 Guitar, With Full Provenance

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

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$10,000.00 $8,600.00 US

Fleetwood Mac – Original “Tusk” Album Cover Artwork

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

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$10,000.00 US

Joy Division – Extremely Rare ‘Unknown Pleasures’ UK Promotional Poster / From Manager’s Archive

A large and extremely rare UK promotional poster for the 1979 release of Joy Division's debut album Unknown ...more

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$8,500.00 US

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

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$8,000.00 US

Velvet Underground – Sterling Morrison’s Stage and Studio Used Custom Leather Guitar Strap / With Extensive Photo Documentation

Sterling Morrison’s custom-made leather guitar strap, used extensively during Velvet Underground live performances and recording sessions.

This heavyweight guitar strap was made for Morrison, and features ...more

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$8,000.00 US

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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

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$7,500.00 $6,000.00 US

Miles Davis / John Coltrane – “Kind of Blue” Era Boxing-Style Concert Poster

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

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$7,000.00 US

Leonard Cohen – 1965 Letter to His Book Editor, Sent From Hydra, Greece

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

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$7,000.00 US

Jimi Hendrix Experience – Berlin Super Concert 1970 Poster / Mint Condition, Signed by Artist

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

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$6,000.00 US

Bob Marley – Autographed Slip with Roger Epperson Authentication, Lifetime Guarantee

A small slip of paper signed by reggae legend Bob Marley, who adds "All the best" before his signature.  Authentic Marley autographs are highly sought after.

We purchased this from a collector who told us ...more

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$6,000.00 US

Bob Dylan – 1976 Rolling Thunder Review Concert Poster, With Joan Baez, Roger McGuinn

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

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$5,000.00 US

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

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$5,000.00 US

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

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$4,000.00 US

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

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$3,750.00 US

David Bowie & Spiders From Mars – 5 Autographed Petty Cash Receipts and Vintage Promotional Photograph

An impossibly rare set of David Bowie and the Spiders From Mars autographs on five petty cash receipts (for cash advanced to them by management).

The individual receipts are signed by David Bowie and ...more

Label: Bowie

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$3,750.00 US

Prince – “1999” RIAA Platinum Record Award, Presented to Warner Bros Exec. Who Signed Prince

An RIAA Platinum Record Award for Prince’s album 1999This award was presented to Russ Thyret (1944-2021), the former Chairman ...more

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$3,500.00 US

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Woody Guthrie – Typed and Handwritten Song List for Songbook

A list of fifty folk and original songs, typed and hand-annotated by Woody Guthrie, presumably for a songbook.  Woody lists 50 favorite songs from his repertoire, including virtually all his classics--This ...more

$3,000.00 $2,200.00 US

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

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$3,000.00 US

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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

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$2,750.00 $2,250.00 US

Elvis Presley – 1972 Signed Las Vegas Hilton Table Card, with Roger Epperson Authentication, Lifetime Guarantee

A table card from the Las Vegas Hilton International Hotel showroom, signed on the back “To Maggie, Elvis Presley.”

As explained in the lengthy accompanying letter from the original recipient, she was one ...more

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$2,750.00 US

Velvet Underground – 1970 Max’s Kansas City Poster Signed By Artist Steve Nelson (Mint Condition Artist’s Proof)

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

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$2,500.00 US

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The Beatles / Rolling Stones – Bill Wyman’s Mono 1st Pressing of “The White Album” With His Signed Letter of Authenticity (Non-EMI Labels) (Artist Owned)

A UK Mono first pressing of The Beatles self-titled 1968 album, aka the White Album, from the personal record collection of Bill Wyman of the Rolling Stones.

Recordmecca’s Jeff Gold acquired this ...more

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$2,500.00 $2,000.00 US

The Doors – “13” RIAA Platinum Record Award, Presented to Manager Danny Sugerman

An original RIAA Certified Platinum Record Award for The Doors album 13, presented to longtime Doors associate and manager Danny Sugerman (1954-2005).

13 was the first Doors Greatest ...more

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$2,500.00 US

Jimi Hendrix – ‘Rainbow Bridge’ RIAA Gold Record Award, With Full Authentication

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

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$2,250.00 US

Prince – ‘Graffiti Bridge’ RIAA Gold Record Award / Presented to Warner Bros. Exec Who Signed Prince

An original RIAA Gold Record Award for Prince’s Album Graffiti Bridge presented to Russ Thyret ...more

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$2,000.00 US

Bob Dylan – Sealed Stereo 1st Press ‘Blonde on Blonde’ Double LP w/Hype Sticker / Stone Mint

An exceptionally rare factory sealed stereo first pressing of Bob Dylan's 1966 masterpiece Blonde on Blonde, in stone mint condition.

This perfect example has it all: square corners, tight, fully ...more

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$2,000.00 US

Joy Division – Ultra Rare 1978 Handbill for 1st Ever Factory Show / From Tony Wilson Collection

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

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$1,700.00 US

The Stooges, Cockettes, GTO’s – 1971 ‘Hollywood Babylon’ L.A. Concert Poster

A rare and wonderful concert poster advertising a July 1971 show featuring The Stooges, the GTO's and the Cockettes at Hollywood Palladium.

Billed appropriately as Hollywood Babylon, this concert was to ...more

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$1,600.00 US

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

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$1,500.00 US

Nico – Unknown 1968 Interview Tape with Danny Fields (Pre-Marble Index) Velvet Underground)

A unique and unpublished/undocumented tape of Elektra Records 'house hippy' Danny Fields interviewing his close friend Nico, in advance of the release of her 1968 Elektra album The Marble ...more

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$1,500.00 US

The Beatles – 4 Ringo Starr-Owned Beatles Solo 45s / One From Each Group Member

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

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$1,500.00 US

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

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$1,250.00 US

Miles Davis – 1981 Hollywood Bowl Boxing-Style Concert Poster

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

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$1,250.00 US

Crusaders – Original ‘Street Life’ Album Cover Artwork, Signed by Photographer Jayme Odgers

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

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$1,250.00 US

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Iggy Pop – Mick Rock Original Photograph From Stooges ‘Raw Power’ Album Cover Show (20″ x 24″)

A spectacular live photograph of Iggy Pop, by legendary photographer Mick Rock, measuring 20" x 24".  This image was shot at The Stooges only UK date during their first ...more

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$1,000.00 $850.00 US

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Frank Zappa – 1970 “Intercontinental Absurdities” Employment Contract, signed by Frank & Gail Zappa + Legal Documents Contract

A fascinating four page Employment Contract, dated August 1970, whereby Frank Zappa's corporation, Intercontinental Absurdities, hires Zappa to provide services for the company, with two related legal ...more

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$1,000.00 $800.00 US

Van Halen – Platinum Record Award for Debut Album, Presented to Warner Bros Chairman (Non-RIAA)

An exceedingly rare ‘In House’ Platinum Record Award for Van Halen's 1978 self-titled debut album.

This award was presented to Russ Thyret (1944-2021), the former Chairman and CEO of Warner Bros. ...more

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$1,000.00 US

The Doors – Signed Poster For 1997 Box Set Release Party / Signed by Manzarek, Kreiger, Densmore, Danny Sugerman

A framed psychedelic poster made for the record release party for The Doors Box Set held at the Doors' home away from home, Hollywood's Whisky A Go Go, on October 8, 1997.  This ...more

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$1,000.00 US

Frank Zappa – 1984 Tour T-Shirt with Huge Autograph, w/Epperson COA, Lifetime Guarantee

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

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$1,000.00 US

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

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$1,000.00 US

Velvet Underground – Guitarist Sterling Morrison’s Birth Certificate

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

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$900.00 US

Van Halen – Unreleased Alternate ‘Diver Down’ Acetate LP (from former Warner Bros. Exec)

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

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$900.00 US

The Ramones – 4 Acetates for ‘It’s Alive’ LP, From Producer Ed Stasium’s Collection

Four single-sided LP acetates, comprising each side of the Ramones’ 1979 double live album It's Alive [Remaster 2019], from the collection of legendary Ramones ...more

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$900.00 US

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

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$900.00 US

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

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$800.00 US

Prince – Unique 1984 Stereo Review ‘Record of the Year Award’ for PURPLE RAIN

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

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$800.00 US

The Who – “The Who Live” Genesis Publications Limited Edition Book / #366 of 1500

An as-new copy of the limited-edition Genesis Publications’ book The Who Live. 

This is #366 of 1500 copies from this long sold-out edition, hand signed by legendary rock photographer Ross ...more

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$800.00 US

Ramones – 3 Different ‘Leave Home’ Test Pressing LPs from Producer Ed Stasium’s Collection (40th Anniversary Remix/Remaster/Rough Mixes)

Three different audiophile LP test pressings of the Ramones’ Leave Home album, from the archive of legendary Ramones producer/engineer/associate Ed Stasium.  These include Stasium’s 2017 Leave ...more

Label: Ramones

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$750.00 US

The Stooges “Total Chaos” Iggy Pop Signed Limited Edition Book With 45, Poster, More…/Rare Gold Cover Edition, #136/400

A copy of the long-ago SOLD OUT deluxe, limited-edition of the acclaimed book Total Chaos: The Story of The Stooges/As Told By Iggy Pop, signed by Iggy Pop and author Jeff Gold.  This is one of only 250 ...more

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$750.00 US

The Ramones – 1980 Seattle Concert Poster

A rare 1980 concert poster advertising two performances by The Ramones at Seattle's Showbox Theater.  The bold design features the cover photograph from the Ramones album released that year, End of the ...more

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$750.00 US

Janis Joplin / Big Brother and the Holding Company – 1966 Concert Contract, Signed By Peter Albin

A contract for Big Brother and the Holding Company's shows on November 19 and 20, 1966 at The Barn in Santa Cruz, Ca., signed on behalf of the band by bassist and 'leader' Peter Albin, and the show's promoter.  ...more

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$700.00 US

David Bowie – Pre-Ziggy 1972 Telegram From RCA to Tony DeFries at GEM

A February 1972 Royal Mail Telegram sent by RCA Records New York to David Bowie's manager, Tony Defries, imploring DeFries to send the label new photographs of Bowie.

The telegram, dated February 7, 1972 ...more

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$700.00 US

Velvet Underground – Sterling Morrison’s Signed Social Security Card

Velvet Underground guitarist Sterling Morrison’s Social Security Card, signed on the front in blue ink by Morrison.

This was likely carried by Sterling Morrison in his ...more

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$700.00 US

The Ramones – 2 Acetates for ‘Road To Ruin 40th Anniversary Remix’ LP, From Producer Ed Stasium’s Collection

Two single-sided LP acetates, comprising each side of the Ramones’ album Road to Ruin [40th Anniversary Remix 2018], from the ...more

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$600.00 US

Ramones, Blondie, Dead Boys, Kiss, Etc. – Punk Magazine 1st Annual Awards Show Poster

A rare poster promoting the "1st Annual Punk Magazine Awards Ceremony," held at Club Hollywood, NYC, October 13, 1978. "Scheduled to appear and present awards" were "members of the following famous rock groups" ...more

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$600.00 US

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