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
Birdland – 1950’s Jazz Club Handbill / Brochure (Miles Davis / Duke Ellington / Charlie Parker / Count Basie)
A rare 1950’s brochure advertising the legendary New York jazz club Birdland, named after Charlie Parker, who played there along with virtually every major jazz musician of the era. The cover lists …more
A beautiful handbill advertising Bob Dylan’s February 12, 1966 concert at the Norfolk, Virginia Municipal Auditorium. Backed by The Hawks, later to become The Band, this show took place at a pivotal moment in …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 stunning one-sheet poster for the original 1967 release of D.A. Pennebaker’s celebrated Bob Dylan documentary, Don’t Look Back.
Filmed during Dylan’s 1965 UK tour, Don’t Look Back …more
An original concert poster advertising Bob Marley & The Wailers’ June 1980 German concert tour, which included shows in Cologne, Kaiserslautern, Dortmund, Munich, Hamberg, Berlin and Kassell. This tour was …more
A program for a March 1967 Easter Jazz Festival, with the Cannonball Adderley Quintet (featuring Nat Adderley) and Wes Montgomery, at Detroit’s Masonic Temple. The program is boldly signed on their respective …more
Concert For Bangladesh – Leon Russell’s “Stage Band” Satin Jacket / 1971 / George Harrison, Bob Dylan, etc.
A satin jacket from the 1971 Concert For Bangladesh, given to performer Leon Russell.
From the prominent role the venue plays in the embroidered design, we assume this was probably commissioned by Madison …more
A program for the October 29, 1967 concert at London’s Saville Theatre, headlined by Cream, with The Action and the Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band, and compare John Peel.
This show was part of the Sundays at …more
A sheet of six promotional stickers advertising David Bowie’s 1973 album of British Rock covers, Pin Ups.
These sheets of peel-off stickers were sent to record stores and press and radio as a …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 remarkable unused ticket for David Bowie’s 25th US show, on November 26, 1972 at the Public Auditorium in Cleveland, Ohio. In excellent condition, this measures 3 7/8″ x 1 1/2″, and has two holes …more
An impossibly rare concert poster advertising David Bowie and the Spiders From Mars’ November 4, 1972 show at the Celebrity Theatre in Phoenix Arizona. This was Bowie’s 12th-ever show played in the United …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 rare concert poster advertising a show by Fleetwood Mac and Firefall, in July 1976 at the Syracuse NY War Memorial. The poster is in excellent condition and measures 17″ x 19 1/2″, and has been dry-mounted to …more
Hank Williams – 1951 Hadacol Caravan Show Handbill (Also Milton Berle, Bob Hope, Jack Dempsey, etc.)
An extremely rare handbill for the 1951 Hadacol Caravan Show, a multi artist traveling show promoting patent medicine Hadacol, and featuring the great Hank Williams, in addition to Bob Hope, Milton …more
A scarce handbill advertising a three day engagement by Big Brother and the Holding Company, with Janis Joplin, at San Francisco’s Matrix club in April, 1967. Great period artwork by Leidenthal; this is …more
Jefferson Airplane – 1st Printing 1968 Shrine Pinnacle Concert Poster / AOR 3.66 Art by John Van Hamersveld
A very rare first printing of AOR 3.66, John Van Hamersveld’s classic poster advertising shows by the Jefferson Airplane, Clear Light, Charlie Musslewhite and The Ceyleib People at the Shrine Exhibition Hall in …more
A beautiful handmade beaded leather guitar strap, owned and used by Jerry Garcia of the Grateful Dead. We purchased this and another of Garcia’s guitar straps in a single lot at a Bonham’s auction of Jerry …more
A rare album cover proof with unreleased alternate artwork for the Jimi Hendrix Experience’s 1968 album Smash Hits. Warner Brothers art director Ed Thrasher shot this photograph of the Experience on horseback, …more
Jimi Hendrix Experience – Beautiful 1st Printing 1968 Shrine Auditorium Concert Poster (AOR 3.72, art by John Van Hamersveld)
An extremely rare first-printing of John Van Hamersveld’s classic concert poster advertising a February, 1968 show by The Jimi Hendrix Experience, Soft Machine, Electric Flag and Blue Cheer at the Shrine …more
An original program and handout from John Coltrane’s funeral service, held on July 21, 1967 at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in New York City, four days after the jazz giant’s tragic passing.
The program, …more
A beautiful double sided photo handbill/mailer advertising Johnny Cash’s availability for spring 1965 concert bookings, signed boldly on the front by Cash. This was sent out by Cash’s personal manager, Saul …more
A signed Joni Mitchell lithographic self-portrait, used on the cover of her album Both Sides Now.
In 2000 Mitchell released this album of “classic love songs” performed with a full orchestra, and …more
From the collection of longtime Joy Division/New Order manager Rob Gretton (1953-1999), an extremely rare large UK concert poster advertising the August 27, 1979 Zoo Meets Factory …more
A large and extremely rare UK promotional poster for the 1979 release of Joy Division’s debut album Unknown …more
A scarce program 40 page program for ‘London’s First Great Gala Pop Festival’ held at Royal Albert Hall from June 29-July 5, 1969. This all star festival featured performances by Led Zeppelin, The Who, Peter …more
Mitch Mitchell – Famous Granny Takes a Trip “Map Jacket” Worn With Jimi Hendrix Experience, Museum Exhibited
Mitch Mitchell’s legendary “map jacket”, owned and worn extensively by the Jimi Hendrix Experience drummer during his time with Hendrix.
Made by celebrated London clothier …more
A beautiful handbill advertising a ‘concert and light show’ by the great Moby Grape, with Lee Michaels, American Dream and the New Tweedy Brothers at San Francisco’s California Hall, in November 1966. Early and …more
An extremely rare 1968 concert poster advertising two shows featuring Frank Zappa and the The Mothers of Invention, the Charlie Musselwhite Blues Band and Sweetwater, at L.A.’s Shrine Exposition Hall. These …more
A rare concert poster advertising a September, 1980 performance by blues giant Muddy Waters at Seattle’s Showbox Theatre. Printed on thin stock, the poster is in excellent condition with just some very minor …more
A circa 1955 souvenir photograph of two couples at Chicago’s New 708 Club. Many clubs during the 1940s and 50s had in-house photographers who would photograph patrons, develop them on-site, and make them …more
A superb concert poster for an early New Order concert in Berlin, Germany at SO 36, on May 27, 1981. At the time of this show, New Order had only released one single, “Ceremony,” in January 1981. Their debut …more
A stunning promotional poster issued by Factory Records UK in 1981 to promote New Order’s debut album, Movement. Designed by the legendary Peter Saville, this is beautifully screenprinted on textured …more
A 1989 UK Promotional poster for New Order’s Technique album, from the archive of longtime Joy Division/New Order manager Rob Gretton (1953-1999). Designed by the great Peter Saville, it is in …more
A scarce poster for a poetry reading by Patti Smith on June 2, 1979 at the Off-the-Wall Hall in Lawrence, Kansas. The reading was scheduled for 4:o0 PM, and later that evening, The Patti Smith Group performed …more
A pair of custom-made purple shoes, owned and worn by Prince. Hand crafted in purple satin with a black leather interior, each features a large silver ‘love symbol’ charm used as a zipper pull. These boots were …more
A rare poster advertising a January 5, 1979 show by the Ramones, with The Enemy and The Stripes at Seattle’s Norway Center. At this point, the Ramones would have been touring to support Road to Ruin, which was …more
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
A fully signed program for The Rolling Stones Show, a five day run of shows from May 14-18, 1964.
Mick Jagger, Keith Richard and Charlie Watts have signed the back cover, with Bill Wyman, Brian …more
A beautiful original concert poster advertising the Rolling Stones performance at the Frankfurt, Germany Festhalle on April 28, 1976. Measuring 23 1/2” x 33”, this is in excellent unfaded condition with just a …more
A rare cardboard boxing-style concert poster advertising an October 18, 1989 Los Angeles Coliseum concert by the Rolling Stones with opening acts Guns N’ Roses and Living Colour.
This bill proved so …more
Sex Pistols – 1976 ‘Anarchy in the UK’ Tour Newspaper/Program (aka Anarchy No.1), Designed by Jamie Reid
A clean, unused copy of the Anarchy in the UK newspaper (AKA Anarchy No. 1), sold as a tour program for the ill-fated 1976 Sex Pistols UK tour.
This twelve page newspaper was designed by …more
An original handbill (actually a large paper gummed-back sticker) made by the Sex Pistols UK management to advertise the Pistols second single, “God Save The Queen”.
The single …more
A beautiful (and large) 1977 UK Virgin Records promotional poster advertising the Sex Pistols second single, “God Save The Queen.”
Pistols art director Jamie Reid appropriated …more
A poster advertising the 2013 Paris museum exhibition Eur0-Punk: Une Revolution Artistique 1976-1980 (An Artistic Revolution), held at the Cite de la Musique. The poster utilizes Jamie Reid’s iconic …more
A beautiful (and large) 1977 UK Virgin Records promotional poster advertising the Sex Pistols third single, “Pretty Vacant.”
Pistols art director Jamie Reid appropriated the …more
Two unused UK Sex Pistols handbills/gummed stickers, designed by Jamie Reid and used to promote their 1977 single “God Save the Queen.”
A UK promotional poster for Slaughter & The Dogs second single, Dame to Blame; the band was Joy Division/New Order manager Rob Gretton’s first management client. Slaughter & The Dogs were the first UK …more
A handbill advertising Sly & the Family Stone’s December 1972 show at the San Francisco Civic Auditorium. Artwork by noted Bay Area artist Randy Tuten. Mint condition. 6 3/4 x 7 3/4″
A huge (27.5″ x 39″) and spectacular poster used produced by Telstar, the Beatles Swedish record company, to promote the group’s 1963 tour of Sweden. This is the version made for the Swedish Beatles Fan …more
A very rare concert poster advertising a show by The Cramps and The Debbies at Seattle’s Showbox Theatre on May 18, 1980; and upcoming appearances by Gang of Four and D.O.A.. …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
The Doors – Signed Promotional Poster for ‘Bright Midnight/Live in America’ From Manager Danny Sugerman’s Estate (Signed by Kreiger/Densmore/Manzarek)
An Elektra Records promotional poster advertising the 2002 Doors album Bright Midnight/Live in America, boldly signed by Doors members Robby Kreiger, John Densmore and Ray Manzarek. This signed and …more
A scarce US Polydor Records promotional poster advertising The Jam’s 1982 album The Gift, also promoting 1980’s Sound Affects and 1979’s Setting Sons. Near Mint condition, 20″ x 30″.
A scarce cardboard boxing-style poster advertising The Pretenders 1984 third album, Learning to Crawl. Printed by Colby Posters of Los Angeles, these were posted on telephone poles around Los Angeles. …more
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
A scarce cardboard boxing-style promotional poster advertising the Rolling Stones 1978 album Some Girls, and featuring and featuring the withdrawn artwork with images of Marilyn Monroe, Lucille Ball, …more