An archive of punk concert flyers and handouts from the San Francisco Bay area, circa 1979-1985. Consisting of 141 flyers ranging in size from 2" x 3" handbills to 11" x 17" posters.
Bands include: Black Flag, Minutemen, Meat Puppets, Buzzcocks, Dead Kennedys, Toiling Midgets, 7 Seconds, Social Unrest, Subhumans, Flipper, Violent Femmes, Talking Heads, Survival Research Laboratories, Crucifucks, Victim's Family, Gwar, Stains, Alien Sex Fiend, Urge, MDC, D.O.A., T.S.O.L., Exploited, Honeymooners, Lewd, Cabaret Voltaire, Sleepers, Jerry's Kids, No Alternative, PIL, Tuxedomoon, Minimal Man, SNFU, Iggy Pop, X, Circle Jerks, Bad Religion, Lydia Lunch, Lockjaw, Diamanda Galas, Butthole Surfers, Einsturzende Neubauten, Jello Biafra, Roy Loney, Flamin' Groovies, Mutants, The Fix, Killing Joke, Captain Beefheart, Farmers and many more.
Venues and clubs represented include: On Broadway, The Temple, The Farm, Elite Club, Old Wardorf, The Stone, I-Beam, Tool & Die, Kabuki, The Graffiti, Klub Kommotion, Subterranean Records, Fab Mab, SFAI, Mabuhay, Russian Center, The Savoy Tivoli, Keystone, UC Berkeley, The Oasis, Rats Kingdom, Rock City, The Compound and The Roxie, among others.
With a few flyers from LA, and a few likely dating from later years, circa 1986-1988. A significant archive of show flyers during the heyday of punk.
The collections consists of:
37 small flyers or handouts less than 8.5" x 11"
67 flyers 8.5" x 11" in size
25 flyers/posters 8.5" x 14" in size
12 posters approx. 11" x 17" in size
- Item #1292.
Condition: Generally Very Good, with many flyers in fine/like new condition plus others with the usual aging or wear with pinholes or staple holes from posting; some folded.