B.B. KING - Sept. 8, 1979 (1984 is the other possible year) at The Starry Night in Portland, Oregon - First / Only Printing Concert Poster - 10 15/16" x 16 15/16" - Black and white photo of BB smilin' with his guitar in front of mike surrounded by black background, white typeset lettering - 6 staple holes, one small 3/4" diameter chunk of paper gone at top of "G" in KING and 3/4" clean rip at the right side - Nice copy despite the described blemishes (see clickable close-up photo links below) - I've only seen two copies in the 9+ years I spent hunting concert posters and handbills in the Portland area! - Ultra Mega Rare - Beautiful B- to B/B- condition - 150.00
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B.B. KING - September 14, 1985 (most likely year, tickets were 12.50 in advance) at The Starry Night in Portland, Oregon - First / Only printing concert poster - 14 7/16" x 11" - Great illustration of BB KING smilin' that big grin with his guitar - Well rendered artwork in black and white (white background) with black typeset lettering - Since this is a true "Telephone Pole" poster, there are four staple holes, one at each corner, two of which are fairly rough, horizontal image - Ultra Mega Rare - Beautiful B/B- shape - 150.00 - Also have a 2nd copy with a small chunk of paper missing at one of the staple holes - Ultra Mega Rare - Beautiful B- condition - 135.00
White background Portland poster:
BG-181-PC-A B.B. KING - AUM - FROST - SANTANA - TAJ MAHAL - FLAMIN' GROOVIES - July 8-13, 1969 at Fillmore West - First Printing Concert Handbill printed on card stock with an upcoming calendar of events printed on the backside -4 11/32" x 7 21/64" - Artwork by David Singer - HAND SIGNED by Singer in silver ink at the lower right corner of image area - Pristine A/A- condition - Inquire for Availability & Current Price
BG-182-PC-A B.B. KING - ELVIN BISHOP GROUP - LOVE SCULPTURE - COUNTRY JOE & THE FISH - JOE COCKER & THE GREASE BAND - COUNTRY WEATHER - July 15-20, 1969 at Fillmore West - First Printing Concert Handbill printed on card stock with an upcoming calendar of events printed on the backside - 4 17/32" x 7 17/64" - Artwork by David Singer - HAND SIGNED by Singer in silver ink at the bottom center edge of the venue information, well below the image - Extremely light printer's roller mark is barely detectible at an angle under light, doesn't crease or cause color flaking (it's really more like a "hint" of the presence of the print roller) - Pristine A- condition - Inquire for Availability & Current Price
1970 PORTLAND MUSIC & ART FAIR June 13 & 14, 1970 at the Civic Stadium in Portland, Oregon - B.B. KING - BIG BROTHER & THE HOLDING CO. with RICK GRAVENITES - DELANEY AND BONNIE AND FRIENDS - ALBERT COLLINS - BO DIDDLEY - LITTLE RICHARD - LOVE - COUNTRY JOE AND THE FISH - RAVI SHANKAR - THE FLYING BURRITO BROS. - BUDDY MILES EXPRESS - ILLINOIS SPEED EXPRESS - etc... - First/Only Printing Concert Festival Handbill printed on card stock w/ blank backside - 5 1/4" x 8 1/2" - Same colors and design as poster - Has a little light aging in the paper at lower right edge along with a very light "scratch" in the toned white background (barely noticeable) - I've only seen four or five copies of this item in the 9+ years I extensively searched for concert posters and handbills in the Portland area! - Ultra Mega Rare - Pristine A-/B+ shape - Inquire for Availability / Current Price
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Close-up view of the Country Joe photo at the bottom of the handbill:
1970 PORTLAND MUSIC & ART FAIR June 13 & 14, 1970 at the Civic Stadium in Portland, Oregon - B.B. KING - BIG BROTHER & THE HOLDING CO. with RICK GRAVENITES - DELANEY AND BONNIE AND FRIENDS - ALBERT COLLINS - BO DIDDLEY - LITTLE RICHARD - LOVE - COUNTRY JOE AND THE FISH - RAVI SHANKAR - THE FLYING BURRITO BROS. - BUDDY MILES EXPRESS - ILLINOIS SPEED EXPRESS - etc. - First/Only Printing Concert Festival Poster -18" x 29 31/32" - Printed on thick dull coat paper - Features photo of Country Joe McDonald in Sombrero at bottom center of design - I had some restoration work performed on this poster many years ago - I've only seen three copies of this poster in the 9+years I spent hunting concert posters and handbills in the Portland area! - Would look great in a frame as is! - Ultra Mega Rare - Beautiful B/B+ to B+ Condition - 750.00
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