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Wex Rex Presents Jimi Hendrix Memorabilia in March 1st PRWAuctions.com RockNRoll Auction


Rare concert posters and handbills promoting 1960s events are not only historic references of times gone by, but future investments in masterpiece lithography by respected artists. Like Picasso and Lautrec, these works on paper could someday be the cream of the crop. Rick Griffin is known as one of the most prolific of the 1960s San Francisco scene, doing psychedelic, surfer and hot rod art for magazines, underground newspapers and concert promoters.

Oceanside, NY, February 18, 2009 --(PR.com)-- Wex Rex Presents Jimi Hendrix Memorabilia in March 1st PRWAuctions.com RockNRoll Auction

Rare concert posters and handbills promoting 1960s events are not only historic references of times gone by, but future investments in masterpiece lithography by respected artists. Like Picasso and Lautrec, these works on paper could someday be the cream of the crop. Rick Griffin is known as one of the most prolific of the 1960s San Francisco scene, doing psychedelic, surfer and hot rod art for magazines, underground newspapers and concert promoters.

Featured in ths March 1st auction is a unique presentation piece featuring a first printing of the famous 1968 Jimi Hendrix Bill Graham BG105 Concert Poster, framed with a first printing handbill, a complete set of tickets from the 4 night show and an autographed page with a note written by Rick Griffin to his daughter’s friend. Also in the auction is a first printing of another Rick Griffin Jimi Hendrix Bill Graham Concert poster, BG140. Other Rick Griffin items include concert handbills and posters. Other Jimi Hendrix items include handbills, photographs, posters, standee and magazines.

The auction will feature 50 years of rock n roll history, records and memorabilia including Buddy Holly, Elvis Presley, The Beatles, Jimi Hendrix, Rolling Stones, Eric Clapton, The Who, The Grateful Dead, Ten Years After, 1960s through 1990s concert posters, handbills, programs and tickets including the Fillmore, Avalon and Grande Ballrooms, plus authentically autographed items, Rock Festivals and other interesting artifacts.

The auction will be at the Phil Weiss auction gallery at 1 Neil Court in Oceanside, Long Island, New York. Bidding is accepted in person in the audience, on the phone, on the internet through www.prwauctions.com, icollector.com and proxibid.com.

Go to the website www.prwauctions.com and click on Upcoming Events for information about this Sale.

Phil Weiss Auction Gallery Pre-View for the auction begins Weds. Feb. 25 from noon to 5 pm, Thurs. and Fri. Feb 26-27 from noon until 8 pm each day, and Sat. and Sun. from 8:30 a.m. till 10:00 a.m. when the auction begins at 10:00 a.m. ET on Sunday March 1, 2009. There is a Toy Auction scheduled for Sat. Feb 28.

Unique Rock & Roll Highlights – copy and paste the links below into your browser:

Jimi Hendrix BG140 Rick Griffin art Concert Poster
http://www.auctionflex.com/showlot.ap?co=6845&weventid=7343&weventitemid=2634442&wmaingroupid=0&wcatmastid=0&inventorytype=&minyear=2009&minmonth=1&minday=29&maxyear=2010&maxmonth=1&maxday=29&keyword=&lotsortorder=lotnumasc&pagenum=13&action=&lang=En

Jimi Hendrix BG105 Concert Poster Handbill Tickets & Rick Griffin Autograph
http://www.auctionflex.com/showlot.ap?co=6845&weventid=7343&weventitemid=2634444&wmaingroupid=0&wcatmastid=0&inventorytype=&minyear=2009&minmonth=1&minday=29&maxyear=2010&maxmonth=1&maxday=29&keyword=&lotsortorder=lotnumasc&pagenum=13&action=&lang=En

Jimi Hendrix 1968 Minn Concert Handbill
http://www.auctionflex.com/showlot.ap?co=6845&weventid=7343&weventitemid=2634445&wmaingroupid=0&wcatmastid=0&inventorytype=&minyear=2009&minmonth=1&minday=29&maxyear=2010&maxmonth=1&maxday=29&keyword=&lotsortorder=lotnumasc&pagenum=13&action=&lang=En

Jimi Hendrix Plays Fender 1968 Promo Standee
http://www.auctionflex.com/showlot.ap?co=6845&weventid=7343&weventitemid=2634446&wmaingroupid=0&wcatmastid=0&inventorytype=&minyear=2009&minmonth=1&minday=29&maxyear=2010&maxmonth=1&maxday=29&keyword=&lotsortorder=lotnumasc&pagenum=13&action=&lang=En

Buddy Holly LP Lot # 502; Buddy Holly Business Cards Lots # 503 & 504
http://www.auctionflex.com/showlot.ap?co=6845&weventid=7343&weventitemid=2634315&wmaingroupid=0&wcatmastid=0&inventorytype=&minyear=2009&minmonth=2&minday=11&maxyear=2010&maxmonth=2&maxday=11&keyword=&lotsortorder=lotnumasc&pagenum=10&action=&lang=En

Yardbirds Grande Concert Postcard with Jimmy Page of Led Zeppelin
http://www.auctionflex.com/showlot.ap?co=6845&weventid=7343&weventitemid=2634354&wmaingroupid=0&wcatmastid=0&inventorytype=&minyear=2009&minmonth=1&minday=29&maxyear=2010&maxmonth=1&maxday=29&keyword=&lotsortorder=lotnumasc&pagenum=11&action=&lang=En

Beatles Unused 1964 Concert Ticket from Detroit
http://www.auctionflex.com/showlot.ap?co=6845&weventid=7343&weventitemid=2634369&wmaingroupid=0&wcatmastid=0&inventorytype=&minyear=2009&minmonth=1&minday=29&maxyear=2010&maxmonth=1&maxday=29&keyword=&lotsortorder=lotnumasc&pagenum=11&action=&lang=En

Feb. 1964 UK Concert Program with opening act The Rolling Stones
http://www.auctionflex.com/showlot.ap?co=6845&weventid=7343&weventitemid=2634400&wmaingroupid=0&wcatmastid=0&inventorytype=&minyear=2009&minmonth=1&minday=29&maxyear=2010&maxmonth=1&maxday=29&keyword=&lotsortorder=lotnumasc&pagenum=12&action=&lang=En

Janis Joplin NY Fillmore East Handbill
http://www.auctionflex.com/showlot.ap?co=6845&weventid=7343&weventitemid=2634430&wmaingroupid=0&wcatmastid=0&inventorytype=&minyear=2009&minmonth=1&minday=29&maxyear=2010&maxmonth=1&maxday=29&keyword=&lotsortorder=lotnumasc&pagenum=13&action=&lang=En

Grateful Dead Warfield Theater Concert Poster
http://www.auctionflex.com/showlot.ap?co=6845&weventid=7343&weventitemid=2634459&wmaingroupid=0&wcatmastid=0&inventorytype=&minyear=2009&minmonth=1&minday=29&maxyear=2010&maxmonth=1&maxday=29&keyword=&lotsortorder=lotnumasc&pagenum=13&action=&lang=En

Grateful Dead 1972 NJ Cardboard Concert Poster
http://www.auctionflex.com/showlot.ap?co=6845&weventid=7343&weventitemid=2634467&wmaingroupid=0&wcatmastid=0&inventorytype=&minyear=2009&minmonth=1&minday=29&maxyear=2010&maxmonth=1&maxday=29&keyword=&lotsortorder=lotnumasc&pagenum=13&action=&lang=En

1966 Grateful Dead 45 rpm 1st Record
http://www.auctionflex.com/showlot.ap?co=6845&weventid=7343&weventitemid=2634473&wmaingroupid=0&wcatmastid=0&inventorytype=&minyear=2009&minmonth=1&minday=29&maxyear=2010&maxmonth=1&maxday=29&keyword=&lotsortorder=lotnumasc&pagenum=13&action=&lang=En

Stanley Mouse Oil Painting “Piano Lady”
http://www.auctionflex.com/showlot.ap?co=6845&weventid=7343&weventitemid=2634481&wmaingroupid=0&wcatmastid=0&inventorytype=&minyear=2009&minmonth=1&minday=29&maxyear=2010&maxmonth=1&maxday=29&keyword=&lotsortorder=lotnumasc&pagenum=14&action=&lang=En

Eric Clapton Autograph with Guitar Pick
http://www.auctionflex.com/showlot.ap?co=6845&weventid=7343&weventitemid=2634514&wmaingroupid=0&wcatmastid=0&inventorytype=&minyear=2009&minmonth=1&minday=29&maxyear=2010&maxmonth=1&maxday=29&keyword=&lotsortorder=lotnumasc&pagenum=14&action=&lang=En

Music Festival Posters including Ann Arbor Blues & Jazz
http://www.auctionflex.com/showlot.ap?co=6845&weventid=7343&weventitemid=2634527&wmaingroupid=0&wcatmastid=0&inventorytype=&minyear=2009&minmonth=1&minday=29&maxyear=2010&maxmonth=1&maxday=29&keyword=&lotsortorder=lotnumasc&pagenum=15&action=&lang=En

Music Festival Memorabilia including 1970 Isle of Wight with Hendrix, Doors & Who
http://www.auctionflex.com/showlot.ap?co=6845&weventid=7343&weventitemid=2634539&wmaingroupid=0&wcatmastid=0&inventorytype=&minyear=2009&minmonth=1&minday=29&maxyear=2010&maxmonth=1&maxday=29&keyword=&lotsortorder=lotnumasc&pagenum=15&action=&lang=En

1973 Bruce Springsteen Concert Poster
http://www.auctionflex.com/showlot.ap?co=6845&weventid=7343&weventitemid=2634574&wmaingroupid=0&wcatmastid=0&inventorytype=&minyear=2009&minmonth=1&minday=29&maxyear=2010&maxmonth=1&maxday=29&keyword=&lotsortorder=lotnumasc&pagenum=15&action=&lang=En

1976 Bruce Springsteen “Born To Run” Promo Standee & Poster
http://www.auctionflex.com/showlot.ap?co=6845&weventid=7343&weventitemid=2634575&wmaingroupid=0&wcatmastid=0&inventorytype=&minyear=2009&minmonth=1&minday=29&maxyear=2010&maxmonth=1&maxday=29&keyword=&lotsortorder=lotnumasc&pagenum=15&action=&lang=En

Ten Years After & Alvin Lee Collection including Autographs
http://www.auctionflex.com/showlot.ap?co=6845&weventid=7343&weventitemid=2634508&wmaingroupid=0&wcatmastid=0&inventorytype=&minyear=2009&minmonth=1&minday=29&maxyear=2010&maxmonth=1&maxday=29&keyword=&lotsortorder=lotnumasc&pagenum=14&action=&lang=En

Ten Years After & Alvin Lee Collection including Guitar
http://www.auctionflex.com/showlot.ap?co=6845&weventid=7343&weventitemid=2634510&wmaingroupid=0&wcatmastid=0&inventorytype=&minyear=2009&minmonth=1&minday=29&maxyear=2010&maxmonth=1&maxday=29&keyword=&lotsortorder=lotnumasc&pagenum=14&action=&lang=En

Ten Years After & Alvin Lee Collection including Concert Handbills & Posters
http://www.auctionflex.com/showlot.ap?co=6845&weventid=7343&weventitemid=2634503&wmaingroupid=0&wcatmastid=0&inventorytype=&minyear=2009&minmonth=1&minday=29&maxyear=2010&maxmonth=1&maxday=29&keyword=&lotsortorder=lotnumasc&pagenum=14&action=&lang=En

All Beatles
http://www.auctionflex.com/showlots.ap?co=6845&weventid=7343&weventitemid=0&wmaingroupid=0&wcatmastid=0&inventorytype=&minyear=2009&minmonth=2&minday=12&maxyear=2010&maxmonth=2&maxday=12&keyword=Beatles&lotsortorder=lotnumasc&pagenum=1&action=&lang=En

All Rolling Stones
http://www.auctionflex.com/showlots.ap?co=6845&weventid=7343&weventitemid=0&wmaingroupid=0&wcatmastid=0&inventorytype=&minyear=2009&minmonth=2&minday=12&maxyear=2010&maxmonth=2&maxday=12&keyword=Rolling%20Stones&lotsortorder=lotnumasc&pagenum=1&action=&lang=En

All Jimi Hendrix
http://www.auctionflex.com/showlots.ap?co=6845&weventid=7343&weventitemid=0&wmaingroupid=0&wcatmastid=0&inventorytype=&minyear=2009&minmonth=2&minday=12&maxyear=2010&maxmonth=2&maxday=12&keyword=Hendrix&lotsortorder=lotnumasc&pagenum=1&action=&lang=En

All Eric Clapton
http://www.auctionflex.com/showlots.ap?co=6845&weventid=7343&weventitemid=0&wmaingroupid=0&wcatmastid=0&inventorytype=&minyear=2009&minmonth=2&minday=12&maxyear=2010&maxmonth=2&maxday=12&keyword=Clapton&lotsortorder=lotnumasc&pagenum=1&action=&lang=En

All Ten Years After
http://www.auctionflex.com/showlots.ap?co=6845&weventid=7343&weventitemid=0&wmaingroupid=0&wcatmastid=0&inventorytype=&minyear=2009&minmonth=2&minday=12&maxyear=2010&maxmonth=2&maxday=12&keyword=Ten%20Years%20After&lotsortorder=lotnumasc&pagenum=1&action=&lang=En

Music Festivals
http://www.auctionflex.com/showlots.ap?co=6845&weventid=7343&weventitemid=0&wmaingroupid=0&wcatmastid=0&inventorytype=&minyear=2009&minmonth=2&minday=12&maxyear=2010&maxmonth=2&maxday=12&keyword=Festival&lotsortorder=lotnumasc&pagenum=1&action=&lang=En

All Woodstock
http://www.auctionflex.com/showlots.ap?co=6845&weventid=7343&weventitemid=0&wmaingroupid=0&wcatmastid=0&inventorytype=&minyear=2009&minmonth=2&minday=12&maxyear=2010&maxmonth=2&maxday=12&keyword=Woodstock&lotsortorder=lotnumasc&pagenum=1&action=&lang=En

Concert Posters, Handbills, Tickets & Memorabilia
http://www.auctionflex.com/showlots.ap?co=6845&weventid=7343&weventitemid=0&wmaingroupid=0&wcatmastid=0&inventorytype=&minyear=2009&minmonth=2&minday=12&maxyear=2010&maxmonth=2&maxday=12&keyword=cONCERT&lotsortorder=lotnumasc&pagenum=1&action=&lang=En

Records & Related http://www.auctionflex.com/showlots.ap?co=6845&weventid=7343&weventitemid=0&wmaingroupid=0&wcatmastid=0&inventorytype=&minyear=2009&minmonth=2&minday=12&maxyear=2010&maxmonth=2&maxday=12&keyword=Record&lotsortorder=lotnumasc&pagenum=1&action=&lang=En

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