Monthly Archives: August 2012

Rolling Stones Concert Poster 1964 First American Tour

America’s first taste of The Rolling Stones came in June 1964, when the band flew over for their first, brief set of concerts in America, their debut LP first entered the charts, and “Not Fade Away” was inching up the … Continue reading

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Jimi Hendrix Concert Poster 1968 Merriweather Post Pavalion

My personal favorite Jimi Hendrix Experience concert poster ever made… a one-off poster from the Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia, MD on August 16, 1968. This jumbo Hendrix window card is half-psychedelic, half-boxing style in design, and features Day-Glo colors … 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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Family Dog Presents Rock n Roll Dance & Concert Poster 1965 Charlatans

Before any Bill Graham or Chet Helms concert posters were produced, before any Acid Tests or Trips Festivals took place, the brand new Family Dog four-person collective put on a dance-concert in San Francisco that was simply the beginning of … Continue reading

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1930s Big Band Jazz Concert Posters – Cab Calloway, Earl Hines

Here were take a look at three late-1930s cardboard advertising window cards made to sell tickets for Cab Calloway, Earl “Fatha” Hines and Jimmie Lunceford in concert, along with their respective big bands. Now approaching 75 years old, these authentic … Continue reading

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