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The Bootleg Guide (First Edition)

by Freeman, Gary

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
2003
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780810845824
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$75.00

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Lanham, MD: Scarecrow Press, 2003. First Edition. First Edition. A comprehensive and detailed discography of bootleg recordings from the 1960s and 1970s. Essential. Near Fine without dust jacket as issued. Light rubbing to the boards.
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Original flyer for a performance by Quicksilver Messenger Service, 1970

by Quicksilver Messenger Service, Osceola, The Robert Savage Group (performing); Randy Tuten (design)

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Published
1970
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$175.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1970. Vintage flyer for a performance by Quicksilver Messenger Service, with Osceola and The Robert Savage Group, held on April 24-25 at 660 Great Highway in San Francisco. Design by Randy Tuten. 8.5 x 11 inches. Near Fine.
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N.p.: N.p., 1978. Two vintage promotional bumper stickers for Devo's 1978 debut album, with each sticker printed with one part of the album's title, "Q: Are We Not Men? and A: We Are Devo! respectively. Each sticker 9 x 1.5 inches. Backing unpeeled. Near Fine with a touch of rubbing.
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$375.00
image of Original photograph of Mick Jagger with The Rolling Stones, 1973

Original photograph of Mick Jagger with The Rolling Stones, 1973

by Jagger, Mick (subject)

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Published
1973
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$450.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1973. Vintage photograph of Mick Jagger performing with The Rolling Stones in Brussels at the Forest National Arena on October 17th, 1973. With a mimeo description, rubber agency stamps, and holograph annotations on the verso. The Rolling Stones released "Brussels Affair (Live 1973)" in 2011, a compilation of the two back-to-back shows they played at the… Read more
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$450.00
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McKendree Spring music tour poster blank (Original poster for an undated tour appearance)

by [Mckendree Spring] Dreyfuss, Michael

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Published
1970
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$325.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1970. Vintage poster blank (or proof) for a performance by progressive folk-rock band McKendree Spring, with date, time, location, and ticket information intentionally left blank, likely dating from the 1970s. From the estate of McKendree Spring violinist Michael Dreyfuss. Dreyfuss pioneered the use of violins distorted by electronic and analog synthesizers, counting synthesizer inventor Robert… Read more
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$325.00
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Six photographs of Folk Rock band McKendree Spring (Six original photographs from the archive of violinist Michael Dreyfuss)

by [Mckendree Spring] Dreyfuss, Michael; Ron Antonucci (photographer)

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1970
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$225.00

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New York: N.p., 1970. Collection of six vintage promotional photographs of progressive folk-rock group McKendree Spring from the estate of violinist Michael Dreyfuss, likely dating from the 1970s. Dreyfuss pioneered the use of violins distorted by electronic and analog synthesizers, counting synthesizer inventor Robert Moog amongst his close friends, and McKendree Spring largely became known for the… Read more
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$225.00
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Messengers of Love (Original treatment script for an unproduced film)

by [Hendrix, Jimi] della Sala, Fabio (screenwriter); Jean Gennis (translator)

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Published
1984
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$75.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1984. Treatment script for an unproduced film. Laid in is a signed letter from the screenwriter to the Walter Kohner, dated January 31, 1985. An interpretation, memorialization, dedication and history of Jimi Hendrix, told through art and collages made by the screenwriter, which are in this screenplay, as well as a fantasy meeting between della… Read more
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$75.00
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Original photograph of Pete Brown

by Brown, Pete (subject)

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1960
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$285.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1960. Vintage photograph of musician, lyricist, and poet Pete Brown performing, circa 1960s. With holograph pencil annotations in the verso. Best know for his work as a lyricist with the band Cream, where he co-wrote a large number of songs, including hits "I Feel Free," "White Room," and "Sunshine of Your Love," Brown also recorded… Read more
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$285.00
image of Original double weight photograph of Dennis Hopper, Brian Jones, and Nico at the Monterey Pop Festival, 1967

Original double weight photograph of Dennis Hopper, Brian Jones, and Nico at the Monterey Pop Festival, 1967

by Dennis Hopper, Brian Jones, Nico (subjects); Jim Marshall (photographer)

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Published
1967
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$1,650.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1967. Double weight photograph of an appropriately blissed out Brian Jones, a cooly aloof Nico, and a typically scary and intense Dennis Hopper (staring straight at the camera), taken at the Monterey Pop Festival in June 1967. Struck by photographer Jim Marshall circa 1990s, with his stamp, holograph identification number, and annotations identifying the subjects and location… Read more
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$1,650.00
image of Original flyer for a performance on the Love Devotion Surrender tour featuring Mahavishnu John McLaughlin and Carlos Santana

Original flyer for a performance on the Love Devotion Surrender tour featuring Mahavishnu John McLaughlin and Carlos Santana

by Santana, Carlos; Mahavishnu John McLaughlin (subjects)

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Published
1973
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$450.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1973. Original flyer for a performance by Carlos Santana and Mahavishnu John McLaughlin at the Crisler Arena in Ann Arbor, MI on August 31, 1973. The two guitar greats released their legendary collaborative album "Love Devotion Surrender" the month prior to the issuance of this flyer, representing a brief tour that lasted through March of… Read more
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$450.00
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Two original photographs of The Rolling Stones with Mick Taylor, circa 1969-1974

by [The Rolling Stones] Curt Gunther (photographer)

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Published
1974
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$875.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1974. Two vintage double weight photographs of The Rolling Stones, circa 1969-1974, with Mick Taylor in the lineup after the departure of Brian Jones. With the stamp of photographer Curt Gunther on the verso of each photograph. From the archive of "Cash Box" magazine. First photograph 9 x 9.5 inches. Small bruise, else Near Fine.… Read more
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$875.00
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Edgar Winter's White Trash, Mylon LeFevre, Tin House Live at Painter's Mill Music Fair (Original promotional poster)

by Winter, Edgar; Rick Derringer, Johnny Winter, Mylon R. LeFevre, Jeff Cole, Mike Logan, Floyd Radford (musicians); Alan Rose (designer)

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Published
1999
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$225.00

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Santa Rosa, CA: Black Sparrow Press, 1999. Original promotional poster for a performance by Edgar Winter's White Trash, Mylon LeFevre, and Tin House, performing at the Painter's Mill Music Fair in Owings Mills, Maryland on Sunday, February 21, 1971. Copy from the estate of the poster's designer, the late Alan Rose. Dating from the earliest days of… Read more
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$225.00
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Beverly Hills, CA: Julien's Auctions, 2016. One corner bumped, else Fine condition. Perfect bound. Auction catalog for items belonging to Prince, Michael Jackson, James Brown, Elvis, The Beatles, members of KISS, and many more.
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$25.00
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Archive of photographs featuring Chubby Checker on stage, circa 1963

by Montfort, Michael (photographer); Chubby Checker (subject)

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Published
1963
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$450.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1963. Archive of eleven double weight photographs of Chubby Checker in concert, apparently unpublished, by noted photographer Michael Montfort, from his estate. All but one of the photographs are bear the stamp of German weekly newspaper "Bild am Sonntag" crediting Montfort, and a separate date stamp of "5.8.63." Born in Freiburg, Germany, Michael Montfort began his… Read more
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$450.00
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Valley of the Dolls (Collection of 5 original candid photographs of Patty Duke from the 1967 film)

by Susann, Jacqueline (novel); Mark Robson (director); Patty Duke, Sharon Tate (starring)

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Published
1967
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$375.00

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Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1967. Collection of five vintage reference photographs, all quite striking, of Patty Duke in various states of celebrity, intoxication, or depravity in the 1967 film. Based on Jacqueline Susann's 1966 best selling novel. Shown in one of the photographs is author Susann, who appears in a cameo as a reporter who interviews Duke. … Read more
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$375.00
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It Only Looks As If It Hurts: The Complete Lyrics 1976-1990 (First Edition)

by Devoto, Howard

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Published
1990
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780948238086
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$75.00

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London: Black Spring Press, 1990. First Edition. First Edition, a paperback original. The collected lyrics of Howard Devoto, original frontman for the Buzzcocks and founder of the influential British post-punk band Magazine. Complete through the release of "Beast Box" (1990), the then-current record by Devoto's band Luxuria. About Fine in stiff wrappers with French flaps.
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Sotheby's Auction Catalog: Rock and Pop, London 29 September 2015

by [Sotheby's Auctions]

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Published
2015
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$25.00

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New York: Sotheby's, 2015. Fine and unread in illustrated wrappers as issued. Perfect bound. Illustrated profusely in color throughout. Includes auction items from musical greats such as The Beatles, Eric Clapton, The Rolling Stones, Jimi Hendrix, Bob Dylan, and Jack Bruce.
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Fear of Music (Original poster for the 1979 album)

by The Talking Heads

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Published
1979
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$625.00

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1979. Original poster promoting the release of the 1979 album, the band's second collaborative effort with Brian Eno. Like its predecessor, "More Songs about Buildings and Food," "Fear of Music" accomplished several things at once. A rollicking (and today classic) single, "Life During Wartime" put the record immediately in the black, but at the same time the… Read more
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$625.00
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A Hard Day's Night (Original still photograph from the 1964 film)

by Lester, Richard (director); The Beatles (starring)

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1964
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$250.00

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Beverly Hills, CA: Proscenium Films / United Artists, 1964. Vintage black-and-white studio still photograph from the US release of the 1964 British film. A candid shot in which all four Beatles are present along with three lovely ladies, Paul practicing a dance step with one of them. 8 x 10 inches. Fine.
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$250.00
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1972 Press material for Manassas' Debut Album

by [Stills, Stephen]

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Royal Books, Inc.
Published
1972
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$125.00

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New York: Creative Management Associates [CMA], 1972. Original press material for the 1972 debut album from Stephen Stills' band Manassas, appropriately titled "Manassas." The first formal documentation of Stills' return to playing in a band after 2 years as a solo artist, following the 1970 breakup of Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young. Stills met (by chance) Chris… Read more
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$125.00