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Etta James Bo Diddley Window Cards 1950s R&B Revue Shows

Two gorgeous, colorful ’50s Top 10 Rhythm & Blues Review concert posters, both sharing Etta James and Bo Diddley early in their careers, and both featuring a lot of other significant Fifties R&B musicians at the dawn of rock ’n’ … Continue reading

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Elvis Presley Concert Poster 1950s – Fox Theater, Detroit, Mich.

An original, authentic Elvis Presley concert poster for his three shows on May 25, 1956 at the Fox Theatre in Detroit, MI. This vintage 1956 Elvis Presley window card was printed up for the sole purpose of selling tickets for … Continue reading

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Bill Haley & Comets Concert Poster 1950’s Window Display

Bill Haley And His Comets were the world’s first bona fide rock stars, going to #1 with “Rock Around the Clock” while Elvis was still toiling away in C&W honky-tonks. And the first of these two posters I’m showing today … Continue reading

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BB King Concert Posters 1950’s Ruth Brown, Jimmy Reed (Blues, R&B)

Here we have a couple of late-50s colorful B.B. King concert posters that feature a very slim-looking King of the Blues back in his early years. The larger window card is from 1957 and includes stellar opening acts such as … Continue reading

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Concert Poster 1957 Crickets w/Buddy Holly, Chuck Berry, Fats Domino

A remarkable late-50s rock ’n’ roll / R&B concert poster with no fewer than NINE members of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame playing this concert – for just $2.00 admission! One of my favorite concert posters in all … Continue reading

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