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    Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers The Penthouse Concert Poster (1960s). Extremely Rare. Window card printed on card stock for a series of shows in Seattle from July 8 thru 17 and announcing "No Cover Charge". The poster features an all action photo of Blakey playing drums with added information for future shows "Now appearing thru July 3rd Gary McFarland quintet" and "Coming...July 22...June Christy.". Printed by "Washington Poster Co.". Measures 15" x 22.5". In Very Good Plus condition, with some wear to corners and edges, general toning to white areas.

    This is the only known example of this poster.

    Art Blakey's band the Jazz Messengers was active from the early 1950s until 1990 with an ever-changing line-up of talent, which produced more jazz stars than any other band of its era.


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