Boomtown Rats

Boomtown Rats

Reference number:

11919
£200.00

Description:

A lovely original 1980 Delta Airlines Flight Menu, clearly signed in ballpoints by six group members ; Bob Geldof (Great Honour Sir !) / Johnny Fingers / Garry Roberts / Pete Briquette / Simon Crowe and Gerry Cott

Certification:

Collectors notation is Delta Airlines Flight Gatwick-Atlanta Georgia March 9th 1980. AFTAL Dealer No13 and UACC RD Memorabilia UK COA

Size:

22x15cm Sized Menu-Card

Condition:

Good. View Images

Boomtown Rats & Culture Club

Reference number:

10353
£250.00

Description:

1) BOOMTOWN RATS. A good pair of original 1982 autograph book pages, clearly signed in ballpoints by five group members ; Bob Geldof / Johnny Fingers / Garry Roberts / Pete Briquette and Simon Crowe.

ON THE REVERSE OF THESE PAGES 

2) CULTURE CLUB. A good pair of original 1982 autograph book pages, clearly signed and dedicated (To Jonathan) in blue markers by all four group members ; Boy George / Mikey Craig / Jon Moss and Roy Hay. Collectors notation Sherry's Nightclub Brighton 1982. 

ON THE REVERSE OF THESE PAGES 

3) ALTERED IMAGES. A good pair of 1982 autograph book pages, clearly signed & dedicated (To Jonathan) in ballpoints by all five group members ; Clare Grogan (vocals) / Michael Tich Anderson (drums) / Tony McDaid (guitar) / Johnny McElhone (bass) and Jim McKinven (guitar). Collectors notation Top Rank Suite Brighton 1982. 

ON THE REVERSE OF A PAGE

4) BROTHERHOOD OF MAN. An original 1982 autograph book page, clearly signed in ballpoints by all four group members ; Martin Lee / Barry Upton / Sandra Stevens and Nicky Stevens. Collectors notation Eastborne 1982

ON THE REVERSE OF A PAGE

5) DEFUNKT. An original 1982 autograph book page, clearly signed in ballpoints by five group members. Collectors notation Jenkinsons Brighton 1982 

Five full dets of group autographs over these pages

Certification:

Collectors notation Top Rank Suite Brighton 1982. One of an absolutely outstanding mostly in-person autograph collection of over 500 items obtained by JD in Brighton & London during the late 1970's to 1990s. The majority being pop music acts of the period, along with actors and entertainers. The autographs are on records / fanzine magazine photographs and autograph book pages. Many are dedicated along with messages to the collector (Jonathan) and include dates & venues where they were obtained. There is a copy of a letter from him included (if required) that details his almost obsessive collecting exploits and memories of the time. AFTAL Dealer No13 and UACC RD Memorabilia UK COA

Size:

14x10cm Sized Autograph Book Pages

Condition:

Average. View Images. Some show through from autographs on the reverse of the various pages

Boomtown Rats

Reference number:

9599
£168.00

Description:

An original 1978 12in Tonic For The Troops LP sleeve, signed in ballpoints by all six group members ; Bob Geldof / Johnny Fingers / Garry Roberts / Pete Briquette / Simon Crowe and Gerry Cott.

Certification:

This was the group's second LP released in June 1978. It reached No8 in the UK album charts. AFTAL Dealer No13 and UACC RD Memorabilia UK COA

Size:

12in Vinyl Record Sleeve (Record Included)

Condition:

Average. View Images. Some ink loss to centre of Johnnie Fingers signature. Pete Briquette signature in red ballpoint at bottom has faded but is still clearly readable.

Boomtown Rats

Reference number:

7582
£95.00

Description:

An original 1984 Tour Programme, clearly signed on the front cover in ballpoints by three group members ; Bob Geldof / Garry Roberts and Simon Crowe. PLUS on a 1979 autograph book page a fourth signature of Johnny Fingers.

Suitable for mounting and display.

Certification:

AFTAL Dealer No13 and UACC RD Memorabilia UK COA.

Size:

33x25cm Sized Programme (18 Pages)

Condition:

Good. View Image

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Boomtown Rats

BOOMTOWN RATS. Irish new wave group of the 1970s led by the enigmatic Bob Geldof who enjoyed sucess with a string of hit singles including UK No1s "Rat Trap" (1978) and "I Don't Like Mondays" (1979). 

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Boomtown Rats

Reference number:

9979
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Description:

A good original 1977 "The Boomtown Rats" LP record sleeve, clearly signed on the front cover in ballpoints by all six group members ; Bob Geldof / Johnny Fingers / Garry Roberts / Pete Briquette / Simon Crowe and Gerry Cott.

Certification:

This was the group's debut LP released in September 1977. It reached No18 on the UK album charts. AFTAL Dealer No13 and UACC RD Memorabilia UK COA

Size:

12in LP Record Sleeve (Record NOT included)

Condition:

Good. View Images. Record NOT included. Overall sleeve condition 8.5/10. Signature clarity 8.5/10

Boomtown Rats

Reference number:

5992
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Description:

An original 1982 V Deep concert programme, clearly signed in ballpoints on the front cover by all five group members of this period (Gerry Cott had left) ; Bob Geldof / Johnny Fingers / Garry Roberts / Pete Briquette and Simon Crowe.

 

Certification:

AFTAL Dealer No13 and UACC RD Memorabilia UK COA.

Boomtown Rats

Reference number:

6173
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Description:

An original 1978 12in Tonic For The Troops LP sleeve signed in ballpoints by all six group members ; Bob Geldof / Johnny Fingers / Garry Roberts / Pete Briquette (dedicated To Stephen) / Simon Crowe and Gerry Cott.

 

 

Certification:

AFTAL Dealer No13 and UACC RD Memorabilia UK COA.

Condition:

Average. The signatures are all clearly readable with the exception of Simon Crowe. His is faded with scratches of ballpoint showing but with a clearly readable imprint on the cover. There is a second Pete Briquette signature also on the bottom which has completely faded. So five clear signatures, sixth signature faded hence the attractive price for this item. Condition of the record sleeve itself is average ; vinyl record condition is good.

Boomtown Rats

Reference number:

7612
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Description:

An original 1979 Fine Art of Surfacing (Eight panel / page Tour Programme which opens out into a (32x24in poster), clearly signed inside (over a double page) in ink & ballpoints by five group members ; Bob Geldof / Johnny Fingers / Garry Roberts (To Rachel with love xx) / Pete Briquette and Simon Crowe (twice).

IT IS also signed a second time over a double page (the front and back cover) by the same five members again in markers and ballpoints ; Bob Geldof / Garry Roberts / Pete Briquette (Tor Rachel Love) / Simon Crowe (To Rachel with love) and Johnny Fingers (To Rachel love).

 

Certification:

AFTAL Dealer No13 and UACC RD Memorabilia UK COA.

Condition:

Fair-Average. 7/10. Complete with No tears.

Boomtown Rats

Reference number:

1678
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Description:

An original 1985 Concert Tour programme, clearly signed on the front by five members ; Bob Geldof / Gary Roberts / Pete Briquette / Simon Crowe / Johnny Fingers .

 

Certification:

UACC RD Memorabilia UK COA

Boomtown Rats

Reference number:

6125
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Description:

A pair of original circa 1978 autograph book pages clearly signed in black ballpoints by all six group members ; Bob Geldof / Johnny Fingers / Garry Roberts / Pete Briquette / Simon Crowe and Gerry Cott.

 

Certification:

From the autograph book of Jane Stevens of Birmingham. Comedian Jasper Carrott on reverse of one of the pages. AFTAL Dealer No13 and UACC RD Memorabilia UK COA.

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