Lot #7358
Ramones Tonight Show Papers

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Estimate: $200+

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Unique assemblage of material from Ramones tour manager Monte Melnick concerning the band's' appearance on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno on October 16, 1992, including: a TLS and ALS from Melnick, both signed "Monte," one dated October 2, 1992, relating to personnel and equipment the Ramones will bring to the recording. Other items include: a rental equipment requirement list; a stage and microphone layout chart; and Melnick's copy of a fax correspondence between Tonight Show representatives listing items and information needed for the Ramones spot, such as: equipment list, payroll information, call times, wardrobe, Tonight Show band personnel, a production/technical rider, two stage layout charts, and a full band roster listing the given names, ages, social security numbers, and addresses of each Ramone member. The latter Tonight Show correspondence has been annotated by Melnick. In overall fine condition. Accompanied by the original mailing envelope. From The Monte A. Melnick Ramones Collection. The Ramones played three songs on the show: Censorshit, Take It as It Comes, and I Wanna Be Sedated.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Marvels Of Modern Music
  • Dates: February 09 - March 01