P628 Teletext 628 Jun19 11:11:11       ———————  ——————————————————   ROCK AND 2OLL COLLECTABLES An American buyer recently forked out more than £20,000 for a jacket worn by Joh Lennon on a Beatles album cover. Collecting music memorabilia is big business in the 90s. But for the average fan, the chances of getting the item of their choice is limited. One lady from Wales took out a second mortgage so she could bid for a Jimi Hendrix guitar and she still missed out at Christie's auction. ——————————————————————————————————2/3—— Gig guide 624/625 Tour dates 623 KEEP UP WITH THE TV NEWS p110 ITV News Trivia Grooves Digitiser
P628 Teletext 628 Jun19 11:10:01       ———————  ——————————————————   ROCK AND 2OLL COLLECTABLES These days there are all manner of collectable items and fans will buy quite literally anything. A piece of toast which was left by George Harrison in 1963 (price ?) Frida from Abba perfume (£25) Osmonds lampshade (£15) Sheets slept in by Mick Jagger (£500) ——————————————————————————————————3/3—— Gig guide 624/625 Tour dates 623 KEEP UP WITH THE TV NEWS p110 ITV News Trivia Grooves Digitiser
P628 Teletext 628 Jun19 11:10:01       ———————  ——————————————————   ROCK AND 2OLL COLLECTABLES There was much excitement at Christie's recently when a mystery bidder paid more than £50,000 for the first recordings of the Rolling Stones.   Mind you, the buyer could  afford it - he turned out to  be Mick Jagger.  The Stones singer kept his identity secret for fear of upping the price. Still £50,625 for a 34-minute tape could hardly be described as cheap. ——————————————————————————————————1/3—— Gig guide 624/625 Tour dates 623 KEEP UP WITH THE TV NEWS p110 ITV News Trivia Grooves Digitiser