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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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Frankie Lymon, Clyde McPhatter Concert Posters 1950s Rock & Roll

Here’s an interesting contrast in two late-50s vintage concert posters… one of them has a relatively weak line-up of stars but a gorgeous design… and the other has a much stronger talent line-up – everyone’s a member of the Rock … Continue reading

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Muddy Waters Window Card 1950s w/ Ray Charles & Ruth Brown

Talk about a stellar line-up… this 1954 gem features an astonishing array of R&B talent, with four of the five acts now members of the Rock ‘n Roll Hall of Fame. Most poster collectors consider this a “50s Muddy Waters … Continue reading

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