Monday 31 January 2011

Mersey Beat Band Business Cards

Liverpool was alive with musicians in the early sixties. Bands sprang up everywhere, and to help get the word out to promoters they had business cards. These small pieces of card offer an interesting insight into the group culture of the time, helping to document the myriad of musical groups available for bookings.

(clicking on the images takes you to larger versions)

There's three bundles of around 20 different musical group business cards going into the Auction in August. Each bundle is estimated at £40-£50.

If you have any items of interest for the auction please contact us. Click the link on the right for details of how to get in touch.

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