By Sandra What makes a person a good collector or a bad collector? Does the amount of pieces in a collectionmatter? Those are all the questions that someone might asked themselves before showing theircollection to others. Yes, that conversation will have a lot of different answers from all differentopinions. None of them are better than… Continue reading What Is a Collector?
Category: Memorabilia Medley
Old stuff, new stuff, anything that is collectible or memorable.
Are All Autographs Equal?
I meant to get this blog post done on Tuesday when it was my turn to blog. Unfortunately, work got a little insane, which meant that there was no spare time, especially with an evening meeting. Anyway, it probably fits better now as everyone is still basking in the glory of the new album. With… Continue reading Are All Autographs Equal?
Call It Paradise: Memorabilia
Exploring the world of Duran Duran memorabilia inside Hard Rock’s infamous Vault.
Memorabilia Medley: Concert Ticket Stubs
I think I might be the only person who really loves her concert ticket stubs. I am not really sure on an emotional level why I love them so. Maybe, they work to trigger some emotion about good times I have had. I’m not sure. Anyway, over the years, I have managed to acquire two… Continue reading Memorabilia Medley: Concert Ticket Stubs
Austin City Limits and More DVDs?
I am beginning to think that I’m getting to be “old school” in how I choose to live my life. Just recently, I had a discussion with my family about how people buy and listen to their music. Some really still like to buy CDs while others stick strictly to streaming services. I feel like… Continue reading Austin City Limits and More DVDs?
Memorabilia Medley: What’s missing?
My niece’s birthday is coming up soon and I have been shopping for her. My family does “wish lists” and her list is a little lacking as she does not have many specifics. For example, my brother’s list always has about 50 books complete with title and author listed. My niece, on the other hand,… Continue reading Memorabilia Medley: What’s missing?
Pop Trash Motor
On this day in 2000, Duran Duran rolled into Las Vegas for two shows at House of Blues. Before the shows, they managed a trip over to the Liberace Museum to visit the car that adorned their recent Pop Trash album. Las Vegas locals will tell you that museum the band visited is gone, though… Continue reading Pop Trash Motor
Memorabilia Medley: Future Past Merch
In the last few years, Duran Duran and their team have included some sort of discount on the official store as part fo the Duran Duran Appreciation Day celebration. This year was no different. Yet, this year also featured some new items, including some new merch, specifically focused on the upcoming release, Future Past. What… Continue reading Memorabilia Medley: Future Past Merch
What About Bootlegs?
Do you collect bootlegs? I’m pretty sure I don’t. If you read this last sentence, and are asking, “Pretty sure?”, read on. I saw Duran Duran at the House of Blues in Anaheim – the one that closed in Downtown Disney. I can remember how wide-eyed I was when the realization hit that Simon was… Continue reading What About Bootlegs?
Memorabilia Medley: Timeline Poster
I have not been able to do much celebrating this Duran Duran Appreciation Day. My sister and niece have been visiting. They were due to fly out yesterday but severe weather caused a lot of flights to be cancelled, causing their visit to be extended. As I type this, they are in the air on… Continue reading Memorabilia Medley: Timeline Poster