Clarence Clemons Temple Of Soul / Stone Pony Photographs
Unique ensemble of Temple Of Soul promotional images, with live stage shots taken at the legendary Stone Pony in Asbury Park. These were obtained from Clarence’s personal possessions, discovered in an Ohio storage facility, several years after his passing.
A large spectrum of guitar picks from the collection of Chance Martin, Johnny Cash’s longtime manager and confidant. Chance would have acquired the majority of these picks from the artists. With exception of one pick, they are adhered to the backboard. The one removed had a very easy removable substance on the reverse, which did not effect the appearance of the pick. The picks will not be removed, but sold as is.
Jim McGuire signed Carl Perkins LP. Jim McGuire is an internationally recognized photographer, having photographed numerous recording artists in the country music realm. He has shot over 400 album covers. Artists / clients include Johnny Cash, Waylon Jennings, Dolly Parton and Reba McEntire to name a few. Professionally framed.
Clarence Clemons / Bruce Springsteen / E Street Band Award
Beautiful award issued to Clarence Clemons for European sales in excess of 1 million units (platinum) for “The Rising”.
Reported inspiration for “The Rising”…
The Rising, which was released on July 20th, 2002, marked Springsteen’s first new album in seven years, was inspired by a fan who in the days after 9/11 pulled up next to Springsteen in his car, rolled down his window and stated simply: “We need you now.”
Dual acrylic panels showing some minor scuffing. This Award was discovered abandoned in an Ohio storage facility, several years after Clarence’s passing, with other personal possessions.