Flyer for gig by Earth 1st August (1969)
Dennis Wheatley novel
Advert for the opening of Henry's Blueshouse
Recording of Tony and Bill's 1968 pre Sabbath band.
Rare Breed gig advert for 13th January 1968 at Cofton Country Club, Warren Lane, Rednal
Photographs from Henry’s Blueshouse (1968-72)
Ozzy first band recordings found from 1966
Led Zeppelin flyer from a gig at Birmingham Town Hall on Friday 13th of June, 1969. The other bands on that night were Liverpool Scene & Blodwyn Pig.
The Levi Set Blues Group Band business card (1965-67). The band were managed by Norman Hood who would later go on to be involved with Judas Priest as well as other bands.
Syd Wall describes seeing Led Zeppelin at Mothers, 22nd March 1969.
Mothers membership card (1968)
The Rare Breed advert
Harvest Records Launch Night Invite (1969): Invite for Harvest Records launch shindig at Mothers.
Original Laney purchase ledger (approx 1968-69)
One of the most interesting items from the 40 Years of Heavy Metal and Its Unique Birth Place Exhibition.
The Plaza at Old Hill flyer (1965)
Harry Barber's memories of Music Machine are more detailed than Ozzy's account on page 49 of the autobiography I Am Ozzy.
The Kinks ' You Really Got Me' 7" single (1964). Credited by many as being one of the first 'heavy metal' songs.
Pages from Birmingham Central Library archives.
An actual membership card, not a scan.
Midland Beat Feb 1964
Mothers Posters (1969-1970) - a selection of 5 posters.
Brownie & Sonny LP (1965).