Hard Rock & Heavy Metal

Hard Rock & Heavy Metal

Let’s plug it in at turn it up to 11! There are many rockers out there who want their ears melted, bones somewhat shook, hair singed and who generally want to be blasted out of their seats! We are, of course talking about Heavy Rock and Metal in all its guises, New Wave Of British Heavy Metal (NWOBHM), Doom, Thrash, Hardcore, Speed, Stoner, Gothic and Black Metal to name just a few…

Record collectors of such manic sounds are large in number, the music isn’t just raucous; it can be extremely expressive with the artists who create this music often extremely skilled – these guys and girls certainly know how to put on a show!

Artists who have generated a cult following from the ‘birth’ of Heavy Rock and Metal from the end of the 60s have valuable records: Black Sabbath, Deep Purple, Led Zeppelin, Scorpions, Rush, Thin Lizzy, ZZ Top, Rainbow, Uriah Heep, The Ramones, Kiss, Van Halen, Judas Priest, Iron Maiden, Journey, Kiss and Nazareth are all key artists.

From the 1970s we have the NWOBHM movement which provided us with prominent acts such as Diamond Head, Venom, Samson, Raven, Motörhead, Hell, Holocaust, Def Leppard and Angel Witch.

As we turn to the 80s and onwards, bands by the likes of Burzum, Antrhax, Slayer, Kreator, Saxon, Death, Testament, Accept, Skid Row, Candlemass, Quiet Riot, Helloween and Annihilator have dedicated followers and collectors.

If your vinyl collection contains such artists make sure to get in touch, we’ll be able to put some extreme lots together!

Upcoming Sales

Tuesday 25th June 2019

Music Posters, Tour Clothing and Punk Fashion

Viewings
Monday 24th June: 11.00am - 5.00pm
Tuesday 25th June: 9.00am - 11.00am

Venue: Newton-Le-Willows

Time: 11.00am

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Tuesday 9th July 2019

Punk, Indie, New Wave & Alternative Rock

Viewings
Monday 8th July: 11.00am - 5.00pm
Tuesday 9th July: 9.00am - 11.00am

Venue: Newton-Le-Willows

Time: 11.00am

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Tuesday 8th October 2019

The Beatles Collection

Venue: Newton-Le-Willows

Time: 11.00am

Catalogue Available Soon

Auction Highlights

The Record that Launched the Beatles

Sold For

£77,500

David Bowie Reel to Reel Tape with Unreleased Recordings

David Bowie Reel to Reel Tape with Unreleased Recordings

Sold For

£49,200

Paul McCartney English Literature School Book

Paul McCartney English Literature School Book

Sold For

£46,800

Unpublished Photographs of John Lennon

Sold For

£54,000

The Mike Mitchell Beatles Archive

Sold For

£253,000

Elvis Presley Bible Complete with Handwritten Notes

Sold For

£59,000