Lot #5530
Ramones Signed Photograph, Promo Souvenirs, and Itineraries

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Estimate: $600+

Description

Unique grouping of items from the collection of Ramones tour manager Monte A. Melnick: a satin-finish 8 x 10 Radioactive Records publicity photo of the group, signed in black felt tip by Joey Ramone, Johnny Ramone, Marky Ramone, and CJ Ramone; an empty bottle of mezcal issued as a promo for ¡Adios Amigos!; a Sire Records 'Needles & Pins' box containing black and yellow tacks; and a collection of 24 itinerary packets for Ramones tours around the world between 1988 and 1995, including Mondo Bizarro, ¡Adios Amigos!, Acid Eaters, Ramones Mania, and others, many of which have been annotated by Melnick. Interestingly, at the bottom of the itinerary for their Italy and Greece tour in 1993, Melnick has written some translations: "Avanti Andiamo—Let's Go, Ciao-a-Tuti—Hello, Mato—Crazy." In overall fine condition. From The Monte A. Melnick Ramones Collection.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Music
  • Dates: #540 - Ended November 15, 2018





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