P. F. SLOAN SIGNED VENTURES’ “SECRET AGENT MAN” RARE SHEET MUSIC AWARD + COA!
*THE MUSEUM OF MOM AND POP CULTURE IS PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE THE SALE OF MATERIAL DIRECTLY FROM THE ARCHIVE / COLLECTION OF THE LEGENDARY SINGER / SONGWRITER P. F. SLOAN!
*THIS LOT IS FOR A RARE MUSIC PUBLISHING AWARD PLAQUE – IT IS WOOD WITH A LAMINATED SCARCE AND ORIGINAL VERSION OF THE “SECRET AGENT MAN” SHEET MUSIC BY THE VENTURES! PHIL STATES THAT THIS INSTRUMENTAL OF THE SONG PRE-DATED JOHNNY RIVERS VERSION. RIVERS ORIGINALLY RECORDED A MERE VERSE AND CHORUS FOR THE TV SHOW OF THE SAME NAME, BUT WHEN THE TV SHOW BECAME A HIT, SLOAN FINISHED THE LYRICS FOR THE SONG AND RIVERS RECORDED IT AND RELEASED IT AS A SINGLE. LAMINATE SURFACE HAS BEEN SIGNED BY WRITER P. F. SLOAN. PHIL STATES THERE WERE LIKELY NO MORE THAN 3 OF THESE AWARDS CREATED – ONE FOR SLOAN, ONE FOR CO-WRITER BARRI AND ONE FOR THE MUSIC PUBLISHERS WALL – THIS PIECE WAS AN AWARD GIVEN TO SLOAN IN 1966 AND HAS BEEN IN HIS PRIVATE COLLECTION UNTIL NOW – DON’T MISS THIS SUPER-60’s RARITY!
*A pivotal player in the development of West Coast rock in the 1960’s-1970’s, P. F. Sloan is a highly successful writer and performer of Billboard Top 20 Hits for artists like Barry McGuire (EVE OF DESTRUCTION), Johnny Rivers (SECRET AGENT MAN), The Searchers, Jan and Dean (the voice of Dean), Herman’s Hermits (HOLD ON), The Grassroots, The Turtles, The Mammas and the Papas (CALIFORNIA DREAMIN’) and countless others. With a dedicated US and International fan base spanning the years, Sloan still performs his heart-felt innovative songs to sell-out crowds and rave reviews. Jimmy Webb’s tribute song, “P. F. SLOAN”, recorded by Rumer, is currently high on the charts in England.
*The materials offered in this collection are signed by P.F. Sloan and are guaranteed to come from Sloan’s personal Archive and Collection. Most of this material has been in Phil’s hands since the 1960’s, has been well-protected and comes to you in amazing, unused condition. Don’t miss this opportunity to own a one-of-a-kind piece of rock music history!
*COMES WITH COA THE FROM SLOAN COLLECTION!
*SIZE IS APPX. 11 X 13.5 INCHES ~
*WEIGHT IS APPX. 1.5 LBS. ~
*GUARANTEED VINTAGE AND ORIGINAL!
*OVERALL CONDITION IS FINE OR BETTER! TWO NAILS FROM REVERSE THAT HOLD THE WALL HOOK TO THE BACK POKE THROUGH THE FRONT OF THE AWARD BOARD AT VERY TOP – YOU WON’T BE DISAPPOINTED!
*BID WITH CONFIDENCE AND ENJOY!
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