ROY ORBISON - AUTOGRAPHED SIGNED POSTER CIRCA 1988 CO-SIGNED BY: CARL LEE PERKINS, CHARLIE McCOY, CHARLIE RICH, BOBBY MANUEL, JOE ESPOSITO, GEORGE KLEIN, D. J. FONTANA, RICHARD DAVIS, HERBERT S. O'MELL, MARK (FRANCIS ZAMBON) JAMES, GORDON STOKER, DUANE WEST, NEAL MATTHEWS JR., RAY C. WALKER - HFSID 281348
A TRIBUTE TO ELVIS: ROY ORBISON, CARL LEE PERKINS, CHARLIE McCOY, D. J. FONTANA, GORDON STOKER, DUANE WEST, NEAL MATTHEWS, CHARLIE RICH, JR., RAY C. WALKER, BOBBY MANUEL, JOE ESPOSITO, GEORGE KLEIN, RICHARD DAVIS, HERBERT S.
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A TRIBUTE TO ELVIS: ROY ORBISON, CARL LEE PERKINS, CHARLIE McCOY, D. J. FONTANA, GORDON STOKER, DUANE WEST, NEAL MATTHEWS, CHARLIE RICH, JR., RAY C. WALKER, BOBBY MANUEL, JOE ESPOSITO, GEORGE KLEIN, RICHARD DAVIS, HERBERT S. O'MELL and MARK JAMES This fantastic 21¾x30 color poster was printed in honor of what would have been Elvis Presley's 53rd birthday. It's signed by some of the backup musicians who helped Presley become a legend, including Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Roy Orbison, backup drummer D. J. Fontana and Gordon Stoker, Duane West, Neal Matthews, Jr. and Ray Walker of the Jordanaires, which backed up Presley on many of his recordings. Also signed by rockabilly legend Carl Lee Perkins. Poster signed "The Coolers/Bobby Manuel", "Joe Esposito", "George Klein", "Alan Fortas", "D.J. Fontana", "Richard Davis", "Herbert S. O'Mell", "Mark James", "Roy Orbison", "Charlie McCoy", "'Jordanaires'/Gordon Stoker", "Duane West", "Neal Matthews", "Ray Walker", "Charlie Rich" and "Thanks for everything/Carl Perkins" in large printed "Elvis" in top left corner. Color, 21¾x30, mounted to a same-size sheet of cardstock. Captioned: "Elvis/A National Tribute/January 4-10, 1988". Elvis Presley's 53rd birthday would have been on Jan. 8, 1988. This poster is signed by a number of important musicians and singers, including musicians who helped Presley become the music legend that he was. Signers include singer and songwriters ROY ORBISON and CHARLIE RICH; D. J. FONTANA, Presley's longtime backup drummer; songwriter MARK JAMES, who wrote several hits for Presley - including Suspicious Minds, his last No. 1 hit; GORDON STOKER, DUANE WEST, NEAL MATTHEWS, JR. and RAY WALKER of the Jordanaires, which backed up Presley and many other stars on many of their recordings; rockabilly legend CARL LEE PERKINS; musicians CHARLIE McCOY, BOBBY MANUEL, GEORGE KLEIN, RICHARD DAVIS; Author and Best friend JOE ESPOSITO; and promoter HERBERT S. O'MELL. Lightly bowed. Lightly creased and worn corners. Lightly chipping, dents and nicks along edges. Air bubbles underneath poster. Otherwise, fine condition. Authenticated by Roger Epperson.