I’ve been a in-person collector of autographs for 25. For me, there’s nothing like personally meeting that celebrity and having them sign your item. Even if they turn you down, it sometimes is still a thrill. I don’t normally buy autographs, but I realize that is probably the only way to get a completed Van Halen item that I really want. For most people, buying autographs is the only way that they can get their favorite a…Read more...
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I had the opportunity to attend three paid meet and greets with three different artists/bands this summer and all three were very different. I have to admit, I did not pay for any of these. My friend got them for free and asked me to attend with her. I wanted to describe what was included in each package and what I ended up getting. This is just for future reference in case you want to buy a meet and greet package, please …Read more...
There was just a question posted from Adam asking about incomplete pieces. You know, that piece that you have that is just missing one person and it’s driving you crazy. I’m sure everyone has one. For me, I have three items where I need that one guy to complete them. That is Steve Perry on my Escape album, Joe Perry on Aerosmith’s first album and James Hetfield on Hardwired. However, this blog is about the time where you…Read more...
Have you ever been out graphing, you spot the celebrity, they see you and then they say they are not going to sign? You get upset because you put in the time and you thought it was a sure thing. Then a few minutes later, they come back and sign. This has happened to me a few times and it just happened the other day. Chicago was playing at our local venue and I decided to try for Robert Lamm, one of the original singers and k…Read more...
Feedback from Collectors
Questions & Answers
Bruce Hornsby- he was nice enough to sign and take pics, but for one he rolled his eyes back into his head. Strange dude.2 years, 8 months ago
Josh Klinghoffer, the guitarist from Red Hot Chili Peppers said "No, signing this is gross!" and literally ran away.2 years, 8 months ago
Lindsay Buckingham. Not a nice person.2 years, 8 months ago
They are good, but they aren't always correct. You need to do some work yourself to make sure the autograph is legit.2 years, 8 months ago
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