Roky Erickson gets a Throbblehead, and Dogfish Head Craft Brewery marks the 100th birthday of bluesman Robert Johnson with a custom brew titled Hellhound on My Ale.
Paolo Campana has had a life-long love affair with vinyl records, so, it’s no surprise that he is director of the new documentary ‘Vinylmania.’
A 51-year-old handwritten letter by Paul McCartney inviting an unknown drummer to audition for The Beatles will be featured at Christie’s Popular Culture: Rock and Pop Memorabilia Auction on Nov. 15, 2011 at the auction house’s South Kensington, U.K., location.
A mix of more than 500 instruments ranging from banjos to ukuleles bring $1 million at auction.
RIAA awards, KISS bootlegs, vinyl records and a mountain of memorabilia from Blackfoot to Van Halen headline Backstage Auctions event.
Mick Jagger sings that that you can’t always get what you want — but if what you want is to buy a Rolling Stones-themed pinball machine, you’re in luck.
The Web site 991.com specializes in rare vinyl, posters and clothing, as well as items once owned by star musicians, such as a cash register that Who drummer Keith Moon had at his home.
George Harrison is on record as saying that the black Gretsch Duo Jet he purchased second-hand in 1961 was “the first real decent guitar that I ever had.” Hence a limited-edition replica was created this year.
Beatles fans rejoice: The entire Fab Four archive of early Beatles photographs by Astrid Kirchherr — many of which have never been published before — is heading to auction.
The Astrid Kirchherr Beatles Archive is slated to hit the auction block early this fall via a New York Auction house.