9 Press Releases

Tag: Music

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    The Steve Turner Collection of African Americana Comes to Cowan’s Auction Block

    Camilius S. Fly’s photo of an unidentified Buffalo Soldier is up for bid in Cowan’s Auctions’ upcoming The Road West sale, featuring the Steve Turner Collection of African Americana. Fly served as the principal photographer of Tombstone, Arizona beginning when he moved there in 1879. He took well-known photographs of…

    C.S. Fly Cabinet Card of 24th Infantryman, Tombstone, Arizona Territory, circa 1882
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    Property From The Estate Of Mrs. Nancy Sinatra

    Coming to auction are pieces from the estate of the late Nancy Sinatra, presented by Julien's Auctions. Lots from Mrs. Sinatra's marriage to Frank Sinatra and from her personal belongings following their divorce are included. Frank Sinatra held Nancy in high regard: “In Nancy, I found beauty, warmth, and understanding,"…

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF MRS. NANCY SINATRA Juliens Auctions
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    Sketches From The Archives Of Bob Mackie Online Only Auction

    Designer Bob Mackie never felt bad about accentuating Cher's body with his clothing. "Even at her most naked," Mackie said of Cher in an interview, "she never looked vulgar.” The upcoming auction from the archive of Bob Mackie, offered by Julien's Auctions, presents sketchings of the designs Mackie produced not…

    SKETCHES FROM THE ARCHIVES OF BOB MACKIE ONLINE ONLY AUCTION Juliens Auction
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    Alligator!

    Bonhams presents Alligator!, an event with over 70 lots connected to Jerry Garcia, the Grateful Dead's lead guitarist. Pieces range from Grateful Dead gold records to Hawaiian shirts Garcia once owned. The auction's titular lot is a Fender Stratocaster that Jerry Garcia nicknamed "Alligator." The guitar got its name from…

    A RICK GRIFFIN PAINTING OF THE COVER ILLUSTRATION OF THE BOOK GOSPEL OF ST JOHN BY CHUCK SMITH
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    Music Memorabilia

    Music Memorabilia, the upcoming auction to be presented by Bonhams, will include 193 lots of ephemera and collectibles. Some of the highlights of the auction include original handwritten lyrics for Elton John's “Goodbye, Yellow Brick Road” and “Candle in the Wind.” Another key piece is the handwritten lyrics for John’s…

    A Jim Hendrix Experience Fillmore And Winterland Concert Poster BG-105 2nd Printing
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    Art, Design and Collectibles Part 2 - No Reserve

    It is 1920, and you’ve decided to watch a racy picture show at the penny arcades. You put your money in and are treated to a flipbook-style show of a fully-clothed woman waking up. Like many lots in the Art, Design, and Collectibles (Part 2) auction presented by Whitley’s, this…

    RARE ROYAL DOULTON ANIMAL FIGURE WALL PLAQUE, FOX HEAD
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    Entertainment & Music Memorabilia Signature Auction

    A Tupac Shakur ID with a color photo signed by the hip-hop star above the “Inmate Signature” line is one of the more unusual and heavily followed items in the Entertainment & Music Memorabilia Signature Auction from Heritage Auctions. The starting bid for Tupac Shakur’s 1995 prison ID is $15000.…

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    Rock Style: From the Boyd Collection

    Wright introduces a breath of modern, musical air with its upcoming auction, Rock Style: From the Boyd Collection. This auction features items from the collection of Michael and Gabrielle Boyd, who have created a name for themselves with their high-quality modernist objects. A tribute to the golden days of rock…

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    Write Me and Tell Me Your Heart: Leonard Cohen’s Letters to Marianne

    Christie’s online auction Write Me and Tell Me Your Heart: Leonard Cohen’s Letters to Marianne offers over 50 letters from the famous Canadian poet, author, and singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen to his muse Marianne Ihlen.   This largely unknown collection is an excellent primary source of biographical information, providing an intimate glimpse…

    PR-227 Write Me and Tell Me Your Heart Leonard Cohens Letters to Marianne by Christie