Music Memorabilia Auctions
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The Southern Rock & Soul Auction
Featuring memorabilia and collectibles that defined the Southern Rock and Soul sound from the 1960s & 1970s!
Auction Dates: March 14 - 22nd
Otis Redding, Percy Sledge, Etta James, Allman Brothers
Band, Duane & Gregg Allman, Dickey Betts, Butch Trucks,
Chuck Leavell, Sea Level, Kingfish, Elvin Bishop, Dixie Dregs,
Charlie Daniels Band, Marshall Tucker Band, Outlaws, Lynyrd
Skynyrd, Wet Willie, Stillwater, Alex & Livingston Taylor
and many more! These artists are just the headliners, but
there is quite a bit of memorabilia from other known
The auction also includes collectibles from a wide range of
Rock, Country, Soul, R&B, Pop, Folk and Jazz artists.
A breathtaking collection of memorabilia that defined the
Southern Rock, Soul and Folk sound from the 1960s & 1970s!
In addition to Record Awards, Plaques, Vinyl, Recordings and
many lots of authentic Color Slides, Negatives and Photos,
there is an amazing amount of historical ephemera.
Register today for your VIP All Access Pass!
We look forward to seeing you at the auction block.
The Backstage Auctions Crew
& HELPFUL HINTS
*BIDDING START TIME: The
auction will open for bidding for
March 14th at 2:00 PM Eastern Standard
you are not already REGISTERED, please
sign up early (to get that part of the administration
out of the way). Once you have completed the
registration you will receive a password via email in
order for you to "log in" for the first time. If you
do not receive your Registration Confirmation Email,
first check your "Junk or Spam Folder" and if you
still didn't receive it, please contact us and one of
our staff members will be happy to assist you. Now,
once you have logged in you can change your password
to something that you will better remember by simply
going to the "My Account". We also recommend that you
take a few minutes and familiarize yourself with the AUCTION RULES section,
which can be found under the 'Resources' tab on our
site. This section will help you understand all of the "mechanics" of how our
auctions operate, i.e. buyers premium, payment
options and shipping.
WHEN THE AUCTION IS
*VIEWING LOTS: When
the auction begins (March 14th) - You can locate
and view the auction lots by utilizing the CATEGORIES listed
directly in the upper left frame of this
page. Items can be accessed and viewed by
selecting either ARTISTS, TYPE OF ITEM OR
DECADE. There may be items that are
listed in several categories, so we recommend
utilizing the AUCTION SEARCH function
which can be found in the right frame of each auction
page. The AUCTION SEARCH function
will help you find pieces related to a specific band
or musician or finding a lot by the lot number. **The lots are
not accessible until the auction begins.
*MY VIP ACCESS:
You can manage all of your bidding and
tracking activity in your MY VIP section.
Once you have successfully logged in with your VIP Credentials (user
name and password), placed your bids or simply
identified items to track you can click on the MY VIP
laminate to view updates on those lots of interest.
Unlike most online auctions, there is no need to
refresh your browser to see
the most recent activity on a lot you are watching or
even bidding on.
- The MY VIP page
updates automatically every few
seconds, so just sit back and keep an eye
on the numbers. And "yes"..it's faster than
you clicking the refresh button in your
- When you are outbid on
an item, a sound will alert you and the
item will be highlighted for a short
amount of time.
- The MY VIP section
allows you to track
items, bid on items you
increase your bids or even increase your max bids and
will automatically update all of
your personal auction activity.
- Once you have identified all the
items you want to track and bid, the rest is easy
and best of all you won't have to waste time digging
through the site just to place a bid...just
sit back and enjoy the ride!
It simply doesn't get any easier
WHEN THE AUCTION IS "OVER"
PROCESS: On Sunday, March 22nd the auction
close process will begin. Our system will begin a 10 minute countdown close
at 2:00 pm Eastern (NYC time). What this
means is that EVERY AUCTION LOT will REMAIN OPEN (even
after the official 2:00 PM EST close process begins) for periods of 10 minutes until
such time that no additional online, phone or fax bids
are placed on ANY
LOT IN THE AUCTION.
PLEASE NOTE: Our
auctions will typically continue past the close time
for several hours. Take advantage of placing your
maximum bids or changing your existing maximum bid
on the items you are interested in and keep an eye
on those items as the auction begins to close as it
will NOT CLOSE IMMEDIATELY at 2:00 pm EST. For more
information and assistance on how our "Auction End" process
works, please see our Auction Rules located
in the "Resources" tab on
our site. Alternatively, give us a call and one of our
crew members will be happy to walk you through how the
close process works.
* AFTER THE AUCTION CLOSES:
All winning bidders will receive an immediate email
confirmation of the items they won when the auction
officially closes. Final invoices (including shipping
costs) will be sent out within 72 hours or by close of business
Thursday. For items that require special
shipping services, a member of the Backstage Auctions
crew will contact you directly to make special
* UNSOLD AUCTION ITEMS:
In the event that an item does not sell during the
auction, our consignors may elect to place their items
in the online store for direct purchase. The price of
the auction lot will be adjusted to reflect an
appropriate "buy it now" price and in most cases this
means that the price will be higher than the
opening bid price. There is no guarantee that
any or all unsold item(s) will be made available after
the auction ends.
always, we aim to be as precise and complete as
possible with our descriptions. That said, human error
is always a possibility and we encourage you to ask
questions and make inquiries on any piece that you are
interested in prior to placing your bid. All auction
descriptions ARE QUALIFIED STATEMENTS OF OPINION AND
NOT REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES.