Monthly Archives: September 2015

Doors Handbill April 1967 Merced, CA – First Use of Band Logo

A very early Doors flier dating to April 1967, in attractive orange and green colors, which is the earliest known instance of The Doors’ famous logo being used on a concert poster or handbill. This very early Doors poster is … Continue reading

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Oldest Known Grateful Dead Poster 1965 Muir Beach Acid Test – Pt. 2

BE SURE TO WATCH PART 1 FIRST! A rare, stunning December 1965 Acid Test street advertising poster that features, among others, the Grateful Dead as the musical entertainment.

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Acid Test 1965 Muir Beach Hand-Drawn Sign, Psychedelic & Historic – Pt. 1

A historic, genuine 1965 event poster for just the third-ever Acid Test, featuring the Grateful Dead as house band.

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Fats Navarro Concert Window Card 1940s Be-Bop Jazz

A really outrageous Fats Navarro concert poster from Harlem, New York in the spring of 1949. I say “outrageous” because of its unique feature of using red velvet, or felt, on much of the top half of the poster. This … Continue reading

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