B34934 – Melody Maker 1963 Complete Run (UK)

£650.00

A complete run of Melody Maker music papers from 1963. There are 52 issues in total. The run begins on the 5th January and ends on the 28th December.

Melody Maker was a British weekly music paper, one of the world’s earliest music weeklies, founded in 1926. By the early 1970s Melody Maker was considered the most serious of the pop music weeklies, a musos paper. Melody Maker covered all of the major trends of the seventies – glam rock, progressive rock, punk rock, reggae, post punk and it was the home of some fabulous reportage on the music scene in Britain and abroad.

The issues measure 33cm x 45cm (13 inches x 17.1 inches). One of the issues is torn halfway up the spine of the front cover, the condition is good. One issue with a Beatles cover has a 4cm x 4cm tear on the front cover, the condition is good. One issue has a 5cm tear on the front cover, the condition is very good minus. Of the remainder, 9 issues are very good minus and 40 issues are very good.

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