Gig Posters

Inspired by a recent blog post by From Up North we've posted a selection of some of our favourite old school, graphic art music posters.

When two art forms meet to create collateral, something truly magical can occur. Both musician and graphic artist can appreciate the true meaning of creativity and freedom of expression. 

Like the musicians they so powerfully represent, these posters truly stand the test of time. 

 Joy Division - Kant Kino - Berlin

Joy Division - Kant Kino - Berlin

 An original boxing style concert poster from the Lesser Free Trade Hall in Manchester. The poster is advertising the legendary concert by The Sex Pistols that took place on the 20th July 1976.

An original boxing style concert poster from the Lesser Free Trade Hall in Manchester. The poster is advertising the legendary concert by The Sex Pistols that took place on the 20th July 1976.

 Bob Dylan poster series curated by Alex Girón

Bob Dylan poster series curated by Alex Girón

 Etta James by Hatch Show Print

Etta James by Hatch Show Print

 Pink Floyd

Pink Floyd

 Johnny Cash concert poster. On January 13th, 1968 Johnny Cash played the 1st of his iconic prison concerts at Folsom State Prison, California.

Johnny Cash concert poster. On January 13th, 1968 Johnny Cash played the 1st of his iconic prison concerts at Folsom State Prison, California.

 Dick Clark's gig posters | Pictures From Motown

Dick Clark's gig posters | Pictures From Motown

 James Brown - Globe Poster Printing Corporation

James Brown - Globe Poster Printing Corporation

 The Who Original Marquee Concert Poster Hung At Club

The Who Original Marquee Concert Poster Hung At Club

All images were taken from Pinterest.