Paul McCartney & Wings autographs, three signitures, Paul McCartney, Linda McCartney and Denny Laine. All signed on one piece of autograph book page in blue ink. The autographs were obtained at Hull University on the 11th February 1972, as part of Wings UK Tour of unannounced concerts at Universities around the the UK, the other two band members Denny Seiwell and Henry McCullough were not obtained by the original vendor as she did not reckonise them as 'band members'. The autograph page measures about 140mm x 100mm, and this page has been mounted along with two later 70's photos of the three band members, overall size of the mount is about 380mm x 310mm. The autographs are very clear and look great mounted with the photos, the mount is wrapped in a cellephane wrap for protection, which can be removed, hence the slighty poor quality of the images.

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McCartney had formed Wings for the purpose of having a band to go on the road with, and he wasted no time in doing just that. During the waning years of The Beatles, notably during the Get Back sessions, he had suggested they return to live performances by showing up unannounced at pubs and playing for the patrons, but the idea was never seriously considered by the other Beatles. From 2 to 7 February 1972, Wings held rehearsals for the tour at London's Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA). The rehearsals were filmed by Tyncho Films, and titled by McCartney as The ICA Rehearsal, and features footage of: "The Mess", "Wild Life", "Bip Bop", "Blue Moon of Kentucky", "Maybelline", "Seaside Woman", "My Love", "Give Ireland Back to the Irish" and "Lucille".

McCartney took the band on an impromptu tour of the United Kingdom's universities, showing up unannounced and performing for whoever happened to be on campus. The band's intended first stop on the tour, Ashby-de-la-Zouch, had no suitable venue, so the band moved on to the more receptive Nottingham. Admission to the first show which was held at 12 noon in the Portland Building Ballroom was GBP 0.40, proceeds being split up equally among the band members. At Hull, the word circulated fast, and a full hall of about 800 welcomed Wings at 50p per head.

 

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The Walker Brothers - fully signed promo card from the mid/late 60's. Signed by Gary, Scott and John on the front of a B&W promo card, with Fan Club, Management and Agents details on the back. The B&W promo card measures about 105mm x 135mm and is in EX+ condition, with the signitures all written in blue ink and are very clear, idea for framing.

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The Beatles - George Harrison, autogragh/ signature, a very nice and clear signature from about 1963/64, the heyday of Beatlemania. George has signed his name in full, in blue ink on an inner white/ die-cut poly LP sleeve. The vendor had a chance meeting with the Beatle at a hotel, in the South West of England, and the only piece of paper that was availble for signing was an inner sleeve from a LP record which the vendor was carrying. Which according to the vendor George was happy to sign, although they joked about it not being a Beatles record that he was carrying. The overall size of the sleeve is 300mm x 300mm, and could be trimmed to about 80mm x 60mm for mounting with a good period photo of George.

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Coldplay - A Rush Of Blood To The Head, fully signed CD by all the band members. All band members [Chris, Jonny, Will and Guy] have signed in a black marker pen on the front cover of this CD. The autographs are nice and clear and ideal for framing. The cover and the CD are all in EX condition.

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Cliff Bennett & The Rebel Rousers - Fully signed 60's promo photo card. A black and white photo promo card measuring about 85mm x 140mm, showing head and shoulder image of Cliff Bennett and signed on the front by Cliff, and also signed on the reverse by Cliff and all band members except for Dave Wendels, dates from about 1966 and is in EX condition. 

 

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The Kinks - Full set of genuine 60's autographs of the band members, signed in nice large and very clear writing, reads 'Best Wishes To Bin From The Kinks' then signed by all four band members underneath, first names only, [Ray, Pete, Mick and Dave]  as with most of the sets of autographs from The Kinks. You also have the added signature of The Hollies bass guitarist Eric Haydock's signature as well, on this large 280mm x 260mm card. Along with two used concert tickets [struck onto the card] from The Gaumont Theatre, Taunton, dates Thursday April 30th 1964, which is where these autographs were obtained. The card has a horizontal fold, about a quarter of the way up from the bottom, but still a very nice piece of rock history which would look great framed up with a classic 60's photo of the band.

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The Damned - Love Song/ Suicide/ Noise Noise Noise [Big Beat  Records NS75] 1982, signed very clearly by both Rat Scabies and Dave Vanian on the front of the picture sleeve, the blue vinyl record is in EX+ condition, and the sleeve is also in  EX+ condition.

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The Kinks - Dave Davis - genuine signed  60's music paper ad signed by Dave in full. This black and white autographed page of Dave Davis is of a advert for his new single 'Hand My Hand', Dave has signed his full name in blue ink across his face, the ad measure about 175mm x 295mm and dates from 1969, ideal for framing.

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The Fortunes - autographed promo photo, fully signed by all 3 band members and the 3 backing band members. A great B&W promo photo of the band, signed in the early 60's, signatures are in blue ink. The size of the photo is about 175mm x 210mm, great quality signatures and very clear, ideal for framing. There is two very small tears in the photo, both on the left hand side, one about 45mm long and the other about 15mm long, but these do not distract from the photo or autographs in any way.

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The Federals - autographed promo picture, fully signed by all 6 band members. A great B&W promo card picture of the London [Watford Federals] band, signed in the early 60's by all members of group who were signed to the Parlophone Records label, signatures are in blue ink on the reverse side of the card. The size of the card is about 145mm x 105mm, great quality signatures and very clear, ideal for framing.

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