For collectors of 1960s psychedelic artifacts, the greatest prizes are often original copies of the posters that promoted concerts in the San Francisco area.
From displays and T-shirts to belt buckles and bin dividers, most of these lots could have been seen on display in a record store 30 to 40 years ago.
The iconic costume worn by Freddie Mercury sold for nearly three times its low pre-auction estimate, plus four Beatles-related lots rounded out the auction’s Top 10.
Starting June 8, Julien’s Auctions is presenting a 741-lot auction featuring The Wizard of Waukesha’s equipment, memorabilia, personal effects and instruments.
Packed with rare vinyl, autographed items, gear and other memorabilia, Backstage Auctions’ Rock Gods and Metal Monsters event may be the auction house’s best yet.
The car owned and used by Rolling Stone Keith Richards during recording of ‘Exile on Main St.’ is heading to auction. Note: ‘Tumbling Dice’ sold separately.
Twenty years after Nirvana’s juggernaut “Nevermind” album was released, Fender shipped its latest Cobain-related guitar: a replica of the Nirvana frontman’s battered 1965 Jaguar.
A Jim Morrison-signed “Morrison Hotel” album and promotional cover slick for “A Hard Day’s Night” signed by all four Beatles are among the highlights of RR Auction’s Marvels of Modern Music Auction.
The original cake-themed album cover art for The Rolling Stones’ “Let It Bleed” album is expected to sell for five figures at Bonhams Entertainment Memorabilia auction Dec. 15, 2011.
A trio of Beatles-related lots comprised more than one-third of the total sales at the Popular Culture: Rock and Pop Memorabilia auction by Christie’s.