On June 20, the auctioneer will begin its annual Rock Gods and Metal Monsters Auction — consisting of memorabilia from iconic rockers and the heaviest bands on the planet.
Ex-Pantera bassist Rex Brown has a wealth of band items going up for auction through rock ‘n’ roll auctioneer Backstage Auctions from Saturday April 18 thru Sunday April 26.
High-end, hard-to-find lots for artists ranging from punk rock acts to The Beatles, The Boss and The Band are among the goodies up for grabs in Backstage Auctions’ Rock & Pop Auction, which closes Nov. 11, 2012.
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.
Backstage Auctions owner Jacques van Gool envisions that heavy metal memorabilia will compete with the stature of classic rock in the near future.
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 “Summer Classic” auction will be unique for an auction house that handles consignments from only those in the music industry. This upcoming auction is from a private collection.
Some of Ron Wood’s most intriguing paintings will be auctioned off this month.
Backstage Auctions is betting on the universal appeal of metal music and memorabilia among fans worldwide for its next auction.
If there is a music collectibles category that is increasingly demanding high prices, it is the ’80s, especially hard rock.