A scarce cardboard boxing-style poster advertising a limited early 1980’s re-release of George A. Romero’s classic film Dawn of the Dead. Printed by Colby Posters of Los Angeles, these were posted …more
An original handbill for a June 24, 1973 concert by Al Green and The Chi-Lites at the Boston Music Hall. This was classic era Al Green, coming only two months after the release of his album Call Me, …more
A rare original 1961 pressing of the Beach Boys debut single, ‘Surfin/Luau,’ on X Records. This is the second–and rarest– of three original pressings that pre-date their signing to Capitol …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
A rare handwritten letter from Billie Holiday (1915-1959,) presumably to her third and last husband, Louie McKay, described by Wikipedia as a ‘mob enforcer.’ Holiday signs as ‘Lady Day,’ using the nickname …more
A original concert poster advertising ten German dates on Black Sabbath’s 1980 Heaven and Hell tour. By the time of these dates, Ronnie James Dio had replaced Ozzy Osbourne as the band’s …more
An unplayed copy of Blind Arvella Gray’s 1972 private press blues LP The Singing Drifter, with a promotional flyer and publicity photo.
Wikipedia notes Gray spent the latter part of his life …more
A small publicity photograph of Bo Diddley, The Duchess and Jerome (Arnold) signed on the back “Love From Bo Diddley/1965.”
We acquired this from the original owner, who noted “As teenagers, my friends …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
A 1988 Columbia Records promotional poster advertising Bob Dylan’s current album Down in the Groove and his best selling catalog albums, with room at the bottom for concert venue information to be …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 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 rare factory sealed 5 LP copy of Bob Dylan’s ‘The Bootleg Series Volumes 1-3: Rare & Unreleased 1961-1991’ issued by Columbia Records for sale in Europe.
The shrink wrap has split along the left …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
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
Buffalo Springfield – 1966 Engraved Invitation Announcing Debut Single ‘Nowadays Clancy Can’t Even Sing’ (Neil Young, Stephen Stills)
An exceedingly rare engraved invitation announcing the August 1966 release of Buffalo Springfield’s debut single, ‘Nowadays Clancy Can’t Even Sing,’ sent out by the group’s managers, Charlie Greene and Brian …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
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
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
A scarce cardboard boxing-style concert poster advertising David Bowie’s August, 1983 shows at the Los Angeles Forum, during his “Let’s Dance” tour. Printed by Colby Posters of Los Angeles, these were posted on …more
A classic 5″ x 7″ black and white photograph of David Bowie, signed during the year of his peak popularity ‘Bowie 83.’ This has been authenticated by music autograph expert, whose signed letter of authenticity …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
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
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
A program for a 1957 concert by Duke Ellington and his Orchestra at Marquette High School in Milwaukee, Wisc., signed by Ellington on the front cover. Inside is a program of songs, listing soloists and …more
A 24 page Ella Fitzgerald concert program from the early 1960s, signed by the legendary jazz singer ‘Sincerely Ella Fitzgerald.’ The program is in very good condition; the outside cover has some scuffing and …more
A near-perfect autographed, mono first pressing of The Everly Brothers’ 1961 album Both Sides of an Evening.
Both album cover and disc are in beautiful Near Mint condition, with the disc possibly …more
A very rare concert poster advertising The Aquae Sulis Incident, a May 1970 concert in Bath, England headlined by Fleetwood Mac. Conflicting online sources cite this as the last, or second to last show …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
A sealed copy of the 2016 Record Store Day limited double album The Alternate Tusk, signed on the front cover by album cover photographer Jayme Odgers. We obtained this directly from Odgers, and at our …more
Fleetwood Mac – Unique Unlimited Backstage Pass in Fire Extinguisher Box / From Former Warner Bros. Chairman
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
A NM/NM German first pressing of The Mothers of Invention’s 1972 compilation album Pregnant, on Metro/MGM Records. This compilation of the Mothers’ best Verve material is packaged in a laminated sleeve …more
A handwritten letter from Free co-founder Andy Fraser to a Los Angeles-area girl he had dated, from whom we obtained this.
Fraser was something of a musical prodigy, joining John Mayall’s band on bass at …more
An unplayed factory sealed copy of the first printing of Mo’s Songs, the 1994 6-CD promotional only tribute to former Warner Bros. Records chairman Mo Ostin, featuring George Harrison’s otherwise …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
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
A laminate all access backstage pass for the Grateful Dead’s Tour 1979-1980, made out to the name of 15th Century Dutch painter Hieronymus Bosch (see explanation below.)
This pass is from the collection …more
A laminate backstage pass for the Grateful Dead’s October, 1980 shows at New York’s Radio City Music Hall. The Dead played Radio City from October 22-31, 1980; the last two concerts were filmed and released as …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
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
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
A 1940s postcard from New York City’s Onyx Club, the renowned jazz club on Manhattan’s 52nd Street (aka ‘Swing Street’), signed by legendary trumpeter Oran ‘Hot Lips’ Page and drummer Cozy Cole …more
Howlin’ Wolf, Lightnin Hopkins, Sonny Boy Williamson, Etc. – 1964 UK ‘American Blues Festival’ Handbill
An original handbill advertising the 1964 American Negro Blues Festival’s stop at Fairfield Hall, England.
Headlining this almost too-good-to-be-true lineup are Howlin’ Wolf, Sonny Boy Williamson, …more
Janis Joplin / Big Brother & The Holding Company – 1966 ‘Zenefit’ Concert Contract / Avalon Ballroom
A contract for a Big Brother and the Holding Company (with Janis Joplin) show on November 13, 1966 at the Avalon Ballroom in San Francisco. This was the famous Zenefit benefit show for the San Francisco Zen …more
Jerry Garcia’s personal test pressing of his 1982 solo album Run For the Roses. This test pressing was sold by Garcia’s widow, Deborah Koons Garcia, at a Bonhams auction of Garcia’s personal …more
Jim Morrison – 1971 “Paris Journal” Manuscript / Notebook, With Letters of Authenticity from The Doors management, Roger Epperson
SOLD: Jim Morrison’s legendary Paris Journal, possibly the last major work he completed before his death in Paris on July 3, 1971. The green composition notebook has “Paris Journal” written on the cover …more
An original 11″ x 14″ photograph of Doors frontman Jim Morrison performing live with The Doors at Hunter College in New York, in 1968, by legendary photographer Elliott Landy. This is a hand printed photograph, …more
Jim Morrison (The Doors) & Van Morrison (Them) – 11″ x 14″ Photograph From 1966 Whisky-A-Go-Go Jam Session
An original 11″ x 14″ photograph of the Doors’ Jim Morrison with Van Morrison, then of the band Them, at the Whisky a Go Go in Hollywood in 1966 . This photograph was taken by the club’s in-house photographer …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
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
Two test pressing LPs of Electric Ladyland outtakes used to put together 2018 Electric Ladyland Deluxe Edition 50th Anniversary box set.
The first disc is a one-sided …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
Jimi Hendrix – 1969 ‘Band of Gypsys’ Fillmore East Ticket Stub & Concert Program / Grateful Dead, Allman Brothers Band
A concert program and ticket stub for Jimi Hendrix’s legendary Band of Gypsys shows, at New York’s Fillmore East on December 31, 1969, and January 1, 1970.
Hendrix and his new group played two shows each …more
A 20 page program from the first ever tour by The Jimi Hendrix Experience, opening for The Walker Bros on their April 1967 UK Tour.
Also on the bill were Cat Stevens, Engelbert Humperdinck, and a number …more
A possibly unplayed UK Stereo first pressing of Are You Experienced by The Jimi Hendrix Experience, on Track Records.
Track first issued Are You Experienced in the UK in 1967, in Mono …more
A very rare handbill for the December 1967 UK package tour headlined by the Jimi Hendrix Experience, The Pink Floyd (with Syd Barrett,) and The Move, with Amen Corner, The Nice and Eire Apparent.
Jimi Hendrix / Pink Floyd with Syd Barrett – Near Mint Orig. 1967 Saville Theatre Concert Poster / Hapshash & The Coloured Coat Artwork
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
A rare issue of Mojo Navigator, Vol 2, No 2, dated August 1967.
Mojo Navigator was arguably the first rock fanzine; begun in 1966 by David Harris and Greg Shaw, it chronicled the San Francisco/Bay Area …more