B31538 – Factory Records Zoo Records FAC15 1979 Zoo Meets Factory Half-Way/Leigh Open Air Pop Festival Concert Poster (UK)
An original Factory Records FAC15 concert poster for the Zoo Meets Factory Half-Way/Leigh Open Air Pop Festival, which took place on August 25th-27th, 1979 in Leigh, Lancashire. The festival showcased bands from both Factory Records and Zoo Records, which included Joy Division, Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark, Echo And The Bunnymen, A Certain Ratio, The Distractions, X-O-DUS, Elti-Fits, Crawling Chaos, Lori And The Chameleons and The Teardrop Explodes. The event was titled this way because Leigh was located half-way between friendly rivals Factory Records (Manchester) and Zoo Records (Liverpool). Designed by Factory Records in-house designer, Peter Saville, a limited run of only 300 were printed. The poster measures 66.5cm x 92.5cm (26.25 inches x 36.5 inches). The condition is excellent.
Available: 1 in stock