Category Archives: Blues

Big Mama Thornton Concert Poster 1950s with Johnny Ace – Beautiful Graphics

A vintage, original Big Mama Thornton window card from the early fifties, with the legendary Johnny Ace headlining the bill. You don’t see many Big Mama Thornton advertisements like this because she simply didn’t tour very much, and when she … Continue reading

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Amos Milburn Window Card 1949 – The Chicken Shack Boogie Man!

An old, authentic post-war Amos Milburn concert poster for his appearance at The Sunset in Indianapolis, IN on December 11, 1949. This Amos Milburn placard immediately jumps out at you with a lovely purple-pink color, giving it very special eye … Continue reading

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T-Bone Walker Concert Poster 1940s-1950s Blues Guitar Legend

An original T-Bone Walker window card for the guitar hero’s show in Wichita, Kansas on May 14, 1950. Most old Wichita, Kansas ticket posters such as this one were thrown away not long after the shows, so hunting them them … Continue reading

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Billie Holiday Concert Poster Artie Shaw 1930s Window Display

Although her name appears nowhere on this poster, this can easily be called an authentic 1930s Billie Holiday concert poster. That’s because this Artie Shaw window card states “And His Orchestra,” without naming Billie or any of the other individual … Continue reading

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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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