California: circa 1980s.
Unbound. A collection of 20 fabric sticker backstage passes or Patches featuring heavy metal bands performing in San Francisco circa 1980s. The passes vary in size from 3.75” x 3.” to 4.75” x 3”. Light soiling from the back of the stickers peeling with some fraying, near fine.
All items are near fine with light soiling and edgewear. The bands include several popular heavy metal and hard rock artists such as Blue Oyster Cult (seven passes), Sammy Hagar (five passes), David Lee Roth, Pat Travers, and more. The passes were previously owned by someone who worked back stage for concerts in the California area. The backstage passes are for Bill Graham presents at the Fillmore in San Francisco and other venues in the California Area. Many of the passes are brightly colored with printed pictures and band logos showing the typographic designs of the time frame.