97 Rock hosts classic rock art show and sale
blog by Kathryn Przybyla • April 06, 2013 @ 8:48am
Classic rock fans rejoice! 97 Rock is about to blow your mind with some awesome photos, prints, posters, records and more at the 97 Rock Classic Rock Art Show and Sale.
The show is free to attend and will take place at the Walden Galleria near the Apple store. Hours and times for the event are as follows:
Friday, April 12—10 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Saturday, April 13—10 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Sunday, April 14—11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
According to Buffalo’s rock radio station, “The ‘97 Rock Classic Rock Art Show and Sale’ showcases an amazing collection of works featuring musicians such as Led Zeppelin, Jimi Hendrix, Ron Wood, Paul McCartney, Jerry Garcia, John Entwistle (The Who), Bob Dylan, Santana, Robby Krieger (The Doors), Tony Bennett, The Police, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Jon Anderson (Yes), John Lennon, Ringo Starr, U2 and dozens more plus rock photographs from sessions including Pink Floyd, Aerosmith, The Doors, The Rolling Stones, Led Zeppelin, Bruce Springsteen and Stevie Ray Vaughan.”
In addition, two never before published photographs of Bon Jovi taken at The Warehouse Recording studio in Philadelphia during the recording of 7800 Fahrenheit album in 1985 will be on hand at the show.
A rare personal appearance is expected from Ron Campbell, director of the legendary Saturday morning Beatles cartoon series that aired on ABC from September 25, 1965 through April 20, 1969 and animator on the Beatles film “Yellow Submarine”
In his book “Up Periscope,” “Yellow Submarine” producer, Al Brodax gives Ron Campbell a great deal of credit for saving the movie Yellow Submarine and tying it all together at the last minute. Ron will have many of his original Beatles paintings on sale created specially for this show as well as give a live demonstration of his painting.
Other notable items include a just released official commemorative Rush 2112 framed presentation, an extremely rare hand signed lithograph from Bob Dylan (never released in America), a newly discovered panoramic photo of the Allman Brothers, taken during the first few days of their formation by Rolling Stone Magazine first chief photographer Baron Wolman (the photo is included in Gregg Allman’s autobiography) and a series of early photographs of Bruce Springsteen, taken in the 70s when Bruce was still playing the club circuit and much more, according to a 97 Rock press release.
For more information on the “97 Rock Classic Rock Art Show and Sale” head over to the 97 Rock website for updates and details on the event.
Photo courtesy of 97 Rock.