Skip to main content
Go to accessibility options


    Bill Black Combo Klamath Falls Auditorium Concert Poster (circa 1961). Very Rare. Window card printed on light blue card stock for a "Dance and Show' in Oregon on Wed. March 29. The poster announces "Triple Headline Stars In Person", showing photos of all three acts: Bill Black and the Bill Black Trio; Gary Stites; and Gene Simmons. Printed by "Murray Poster Printing Co...N.Y.C.". Measures 13.75" x 22". In Very Good Plus condition with details of ticket prices at the top crossed out and corrected in black felt pen. Rubbing and wear to corners and edges, some toning, Some bleeding of red ink visible to the reverse.

    Bill Black is acknowledged as one of the pioneers of Rock 'n Roll. He formed a trio with Elvis Presley and Scotty Moore in 1954, playing bass on many of Presley's early hits. He formed the Bill Black Combo in 1959 and enjoyed further chart success, but sadly died prematurely in 1963 from a brain tumor, aged thirty-nine. He was inducted in to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2009.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2017
    11th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 958

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $250,000 (minimum $19), plus 20% of any amount between $250,000 and $2,500,000, plus 12% of any amount over $2,500,000 per lot.

    Sold on Nov 11, 2017 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2022 May 1 Spring Luxury Accessories Signature® Auction .

    Learn about consigning with us

    I think Heritage deserves a lot of credit for covering all technical bases without a hitch.
    Roy M.,
    New York, NY
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search