German Rock Festival posters, 1967-1975

German Rock Festival posters
1967-1975

by PFA Publishing


This section of my Poster Gallery covers German Rock Festival posters from 1967 to 1975.
These are posters of festivals with four or more bands on the bill. Blues and jazz festivals are not included.

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German Rock Festival posters
1967-1975

German Rock Festivals

  1. 1967

    1. Non Stop Beat Festival, Bremen, October 20, 21, 22, 25, 27, 28, 29, 1967
    2. Beat-Festival, Essen, November 5, 1967

  2. 1968

    1. Internationale Essener Song Tage, Essen, September 25-29, 1968
    2. Internationales Jazz & Pop Festival, Dusseldorf, October 20, 26, 27, 1968

  3. 1969

    1. Internationales Essener Pop & Blues Festival, Essen, October 9-11, 1969
    2. Black & White Soul-Pop Festival, Heidelberg, October 18, 1969

  4. 1970

    1. Peace-Pop-World-Concert, Berlin, March 30, 1970
    2. Progressive Pop Festival '70, Koln, April 3-4, 1970
    3. Joint Meeting Modern Music Festival, Dusseldorf, May 16-18, 1970
    4. Pop Camp, Nurnberg, May 16-17, 1970
    5. Hamburg Open Air Festival, June 20-21, 1970
    6. Open Air Pop Festival, Speyer, June 27, 1970
    7. Progressiv Pop Festival, Kiel, July 4-5, 1970
    8. Euro-Pop `70 Festival, Munich, July 10-11, 1970
    9. Open Air Pop-Festival Aachen, Aachen, July 10-12, 1970
    10. Open Air Festival, Konstanz, August 8-9, 1970
    11. Open-Air Festival Heidelberg, Heidelberg, August 29, 1970
    12. Berlin Super Concert 70, Berlin, September 4, 1970
    13. Open Air Love + Peace Festival, Fehmarn, September 4-6, 1970
    14. Rauschgift Informations-Festival, Munchen, September 18, 1970
    15. III. Essener Pop & Blues Festival, Essen, October 22-25, 1970
    16. Internationales Festival, Bremen, October 31-November 1, 1970

  5. 1971

    1. Open-Air Monster Concert, Speyer, May 29, 1971
    2. Freedom Progressiv Electronic Rock Festival, Langelsheim, May 29-31, 1971
    3. 1. Pop & Jazz Festival, Speyer, June 8, 1971
    4. Pop Matches, Mannheim, July 4-5, 1971
    5. Free Open Air Concert, Hamburg, July 17, 1971
    6. British Rock Meeting Festival, Heidelberg, September 4-5, 1971
    7. British Rock Meeting Festival, Speyer & Vienna, September 4-5, 1971

  6. 1972

    1. Essen Pop Carnival, Essen, February 12, 1972
    2. Pop-Festival, Kronau, March 12, 1972
    3. Pop Festival Berlin '72, Berlin, May 19-22, 1972
    4. 2. British Rock Meeting, Mannheim, May 20-22, 1972
    5. 2. British Rock Meeting, Germersheim, May 20-22, 1972
    6. 14. Beatkonzert, Kassel, July 7, 1972
    7. Wurzburg Giant Pop-Festival, Wurzburg, July 8-9, 1972
    8. Free Economy: Free Life Pop-Festival, Essen, September 8, 1972
    9. Rock Meeting, Krefeld, November 25, 1972

  7. 1973

    1. The Sound of Britain, Frankfurt, January 17, 1973
    2. Uni Winterfest, Bonn, January 20, 1973
    3. Hot Rock Night Festival, Dusseldorf, February 24, 1973
    4. 2. Inter Beat Festival, Gifhorn, March 3, 1973
    5. Zoom Pop Carnival, Frankfurt, March 3, 1973
    6. Great Easter Circus, Dortmund, April 22, 1973
    7. Pop-Festival, Ludwigsburg, April 23, 1973
    8. Pop Meeting 73, Teningen, April 28, 1973
    9. Popfestival, Mannheim, April 29, 1973
    10. German Rock Festival, Wesel, May 13, 1973
    11. 1. Summer Rock Festival, Berlin, June 9-10, 1973
    12. 1. Summer Rock Festival, Frankfurt, June 10-11, 1973
    13. A Golden Summernight Festival, Hannover, July 14, 1973
    14. 2. Summer Rock Festival, Frankfurt, July 21-22, 1973
    15. Rock-Festival, Scheessel, September 8-9, 1973
    16. German Rock Festival, Krefeld, September 15-16, 1973
    17. 3. British Rock Meeting poster #1, Altrip, September 22-23, 1973
    18. 3. British Rock Meeting poster #2, Altrip, September 22-23, 1973
    19. Vorsicht Rockspannung!, Hannover, October 12, 1973
    20. Pop-Festival, Stolberg, December 26, 1973
    21. Christmas Meeting Festival, Hamburg, December 29, 1973

  8. 1974

    1. RockLib Carnival, Heidelberg, February 23, 1974
    2. Zoom Pop Carnival, Frankfurt, February 24, 1974
    3. Carnival Rock Festival, Kaiserslautern, February 26, 1974
    4. Rock Festival, Heidelberg, March 3, 1974
    5. German Rock Festival, Hamburg, April 14-15, 1974
    6. Rock City Festival, Freiburg-West, June 2-3, 1974
    7. Pop & Blues Festival, Sindelfingen, June 9, 1974
    8. Open Air Concert, Heidelberg, June 26, 1974
    9. Hot Summer Day Festival, Bochum, July 27, 1974
    10. The Great Music Circus, Heidelberg, September 27, 1974
    11. The Great Music Circus, Dortmund, September 28, 1974
    12. The Big Rock Show, Boblingen, December 15, 1974
    13. Christmas Meeting Festival, Hannover, December 27, 1974
    14. Rock Festival, Ludwigshafen, December 28, 1974

  9. 1975

    1. The Music Show '75, Dusseldorf, January 27-28, 1975
    2. German-Rock Oster-Festival, Ludwigshafen, March 29, 1975
    3. Rockfestival, Krefeld, May 17, 1975
    4. 2nd Pop Meeting Festival, Dusseldorf, June 20-21, 1975
    5. A Golden Summer Night, Hassloch, August 16, 1975
    6. A Golden Summer Night, Ludwigsburg, August 16, 1975
    7. A Golden Summer Night Concert, Berlin, August 31, 1975
    8. A Golden Summer Night Concert, Hannover, September 2, 1975
    9. The Big Rock Show, Munich, September 4, 1975
    10. A Golden Summer Night, Essen, September 5, 1975
    11. The Open Air Festival 1975, Ludwigshafen, September 6, 1975
    12. German Rock Festival, Munich, September 6, 1975
    13. The Big Rock Show, Dusseldorf, September 7, 1975
    14. Christmas Rock Special, Ludwigshafen, December 27, 1975
    15. Christmas Meeting, Heidelberg, December 28, 1975


1967


Non Stop Beat Festival poster
Bremen, October 20, 21, 22, 25, 27, 28, 29, 1967

1a) Non Stop Beat Festival poster
Dates & Venue: Stadthalle, Bremen, West Germany, October 20, 21, 22, 25, 27, 28, 29, 1967
Bands: Mushrooms, Just Us, Yankees, Heart Beats, Happy Times, Shakespeares.
Notes: A poster for the Non Stop Beat Festival which took place in Bremen, West Germany over the course of seven nights, with a different group appearing each night.



Beat-Festival poster
Essen, November 5, 1967

1b) Beat-Festival poster
Dates & Venue: Grugahalle, Essen, West Germany, November 5, 1967
Bands: The Lords, The Mats, The Space Boys, Me and Three, The Earls, Life, The Tame, The BB '66, The Strongs, Hitch-Hickers, Jackie & the Germans, The Undertakers, The Black Dandy's, The Boys, The Glorified, The Beat Boys, The Attacks, The Sir Finns, The Beats.
Notes: A poster for the Beat-Festival at the Grugahalle in Essen, West Germany on November 5, 1967.


1968


Internationale Essener Song Tage poster
Essen, September 25-29, 1968

2a) Internationale Essener Song Tage poster
Dates & Venue: Grugahalle, Essen, West Germany, September 25-29, 1968
Bands that performed:
Wednesday, September 25:
- 8:00: Franz Josef Degenhardt, Hans Dieter Husch, Wolfgang Neusss, Dieter Suverkrup
- 10:30 p.m.: The Fugs, Fugs extra.
Thursday, September 26:
- 3:00 (Great Hall): Bob Davenport & the Rakes, Erich Fried, Hein & Oss, Ulli & Frederik, Die Vier Conrads, Bernd Witthuser.
- 3:00 (Auditorium of the College of Education): Peter Brotzmann Gruppe, Amon Düül, Guru Guru Groove, Meditation, Tangerine Dream, Time is Now.
- 8:00 (Construction Hall): Franz Josef Degenhardt, Julie Felix, Juan & Jose, Reverend Kirkpatrick, Alexis Korner, David Peel, Dieter Suverkrup, Ulli & Frederik, Julie Driscoll, Brian Auger & the Trinity.
Friday, September 27:
- 7:30 (Youth Center Hall): Rick Abao, Derroll Adams, Djani Bihler, Paca de Lucia und de Algeciras, Duo Pavarim, City Preachers, Dunja Rajter, Schnuckenack Reinhardt und seine Zigeuner, Colin Wilkie und Shirley Hart.
- 8:00 (Great Hall): Fanz-Josef Bogner, Floh de Cologne, Ingo Insterburg and Co., Rolf Schwendter, Hannes Wader.
Saturday, September 28:
- 2:30 (Grugahalle): Blossom Toes, Degenhardt-Beat, Julie Felix, St. Gile's System, Edu Lobo, The Mothers of Invention, Mother Murphys, Olympic, Tim Buckley, Soul Caravan, Time is Now.
Sunday, September 29:
- 2:30 (Grugahalle): Peter Brötzmann Gruppe, David Peel, Cuby and the Blizzards, Family, The Fugs, Guru Guru Groove, Reverend Kirkpatrick, Alexis Korner and his Blues Group, Living Kick Formation, Schnuckenack Reinhardt und seine Zigeuner, Nisse Sandstrom Group, Tangerine Dream.
- 8:30 (Construction Hall): Rick Abao, Julos Beaucarne, Miel Cools, evtl. Hana Hegerova, Hanns-Dieter Hüsch, Edu Lobo, Ulli & Frederik, Hannes Wader, Bernd Witthüser.
Poster Artist: Hippen
Poster Size: 23 5/16” x 33”
Notes: A poster for the first Internationale Essener Song Tage Held in Essen, West Germany on September 25th through the 29th, 1968.
Frank Zappa was on the festival board, and helped the organizers bring numerous bands to the festival, including The Mothers of Invention.
Over the period of five days, over 40,000 spectators saw more than 150 artists perform. The largest European music festival of its time.
First known Tangerine Dream concert poster. Tangerine Dream's performance at this festival can be heard on YouTube.
This festival has often been referred to as the birth of Kraut Rock.
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Internationale Essener Song Tage poster #2

Notes: An alternate poster for the first Internationale Essener Song Tage.



Internationales Jazz & Pop Festival poster
Dusseldorf, October 20, 26, 27, 1968

2b) Internationales Jazz & Pop Festival poster
Date & Venue: Johanneskirche & Rheinhalle, Dusseldorf, West Germany, October 20, 26, 27, 1968
Bands (as listed on poster):
October 20, 1968 (Johanneskirche): The Patterson Singers
October 26, 1968 (Rheinhalle): Spencer Davis Group, Holy Ghosts, Cuby & the Blizzards, Soul Caravan, Black Cats, Alexis Korner's Blues Group.
October 27, 1968 (Rheinhalle early): The Small Faces, Insz & the Racers, Roland & his Blues Workshop, Euion & Stax, Herald Eckstein Sextet, The Gordon Smith Blues Act.
October 27, 1968 (Rheinhalle late): The Small Faces,, Joy & the Hit Kids, Euion & Stax, Alexis Korner's Blues Group, Time is Now, Boogie Woogie Company.
Poster Artist: Wolf Dieter Zimmermann
Notes: A poster for the Internationales Jazz & Pop Festival, Dusseldorf 1968.


1969


Internationales Essener Pop & Blues Festival poster
Essen, October 9-11, 1969

3a) Internationales Essener Pop & Blues Festival poster
Date & Venue: Grugahalle, Essen, West Germany, October 9-11, 1969
Bands (listed on the poster): Aynsley Dunbar Retaliation, Cuby & the Blizzards, Keef Hartley Blues Band, Champion Jack Dupree, The Nice, Pink Floyd, Pretty Things, East of Eden, Muddy Waters, Hardin & York, Hard Meat, Taste, Free, Fleetwood Mac.
Bands that performed:
October 9, 1969: Fashion, Keef Hartley Band, The Pretty Things, Yes, Warm Dust, Fleetwood Mac, Free, Spooky Tooth, Hard Meat.
October 10, 1969: Amon Düül II, Hardin & York, Keef Hartley Blues Band, Champion Jack Dupree & Shades, The Aynsley Dunbar Retaliation, Alexis Korner & New Church, Steamhammer, Muddy Waters, Taste, Shades.
October 11, 1969: Tulliver's Brain, Taste, Cuby's Blues Band, Keef Hartley Blues Band, Livin Blues, Deep Purple, Amon Düül II, The Nice, Tangerine Dream, Pink Floyd, Ekseption, Aynsley Dunbar Retaliation, Xhol Caravan, Hardin & York.
Poster Artist: Georg Boskamp
Poster Size: 38 3/8” x 25 3/32”
Notes: A poster for the second Internationales Essener Pop & Blues Festival.
Tangerine Dream performed at this festival, but is not listed on the posters.
Portions of this festival were broadcast on WDR German television. Surviving video footage from the festival includes performances by the Keef Hartley Blues Band, The Aynsley Dunbar Retaliation, Taste, Deep Purple, The Nice and Pink Floyd.
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Internationales Essener Pop & Blues Festival poster #2:

Notes: A poster for this show has been found (with damage) that has the following bands added to the poster on the right side: Alexis Korner, Amon Duul II, Deep Purple, Yes, Livin Blues, Milwaukee Coasters.
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Notes: A picture of posters at the Internationales Essener Pop & Blues Festival at the Grugahalle.



Black & White Soul-Pop Festival poster
Heidelberg, October 18, 1969

3b) Black & White Soul-Pop Festival poster
Date & Venue: Stadthalle, Heidelberg, West Germany, October 18, 1969
Bands: Soul Caravan, Rick & the Soultations, Group of Soul, The Smash.
Notes: A poster for the Black & White Soul-Pop Festival in Heidelberg.


1970


Peace-Pop-World-Concert poster
Berlin, March 30, 1970

4a) Peace-Pop-World-Concert poster
Date & Venue: Berliner Sportpalast, Berlin, West Germany, March 30, 1970
Bands: The Nice, Deep Purple, Spencer Davis, Hardin & York, Wonderland.
Poster Size: 22 1/2" x 32"”
Notes: A poster for the Peace-Pop-World-Concert in Berlin.



Progressive Pop Festival '70 poster
Koln, April 3-4, 1970

4b) Progressive Pop Festival '70 poster
Date & Venue: Sporthalle, Koln, West Germany, April 3-4, 1970
Bands: Colosseum, Chicken Shack, Facts of Life, The Nice, Soft Machine, Procol Harum, the Kinks, Deep Purple, East of Eden, Ekseption, Mighty Baby, Tyrannosaurus Rex, Barclay James Harvest, Arthur Brown, Circus, J.C. Heavy, Jeronimo, Jess & James, Living Blues, Novak's Kapelle, Sam Apple Pie, Scratch, Steamhammer, Yes.
Poster Artist: Klaus Holitzka
Poster Size: 33 1/8” x 23 3/8”
Notes: A poster for the Progressive Pop Festival, held at the Sporthalle in Cologne, West Germany on April 3-4, 1970.
Although the Nice are listed on the poster, they did not perform, as they broke up prior to the festival.
Festival recordings that have surfaced: Deep Purple, Yes, East of Eden, Tyrannosaurus Rex, and Soft Machine (30 minutes, VG+).



Joint Meeting Modern Music Festival poster
Dusseldorf, May 16-18, 1970

4c) Joint Meeting Modern Music Festival poster
Date & Venue: Eisstadion, Dusseldorf, West Germany, May 16-18, 1970
Bands (listed on the poster): Spooky Tooth, Love Sculpture, Blodwyn Pig, Yes, Octopus, Shok Full, Plastic Feet, Blind Faith, Move, Shoes, Status Quo, Family, Brian Auger, Brainbox, Love Affair, Amon Duul II, Keef Hartley, Humble Pie, Marmalade, Edgar Broughton Band, Ekseption, Gee Bros, Cuby and the Blizzards, Chicken Shack, Steamhammer, Glover Leave, Taste, Servants, Arthur Brown, Wallace Collection, Fleetwood Mac, King Crimson, Leaving Blues, Colosseum.
Bands that performed:
May 16, 1970: Shoes, Octopus, Corporation, Brainbox, Love Sculpture, Plastic Feet, Rare Bird, Love Affair, Heavy Jelly with Jackie Lomax, Status Quo, Humble Pie, Ginger Baker's Air Force.
May 17, 1970: Fashion, Amon Düül II, Love Affair, Ekseption, Marmalade, Steamhammer, Edgar Broughton Band, The Move, Keef Hartley Band.
May 18, 1970: Livin' Blues, Steamhammer, Cuby & The Blizzards, Wild Angels, Free, Arthur Brown, Taste, Colosseum, Family.
Poster Size: 33 1/16” x 23 3/8”
Notes: A poster for the Joint Meeting Modern Music Festival in Dusseldorf.
The Eisstadion had two stages set up during the festival, one on each end. This allowed one band time to set up while another played, and the breaks in between bands were short.
The following bands are listed on the poster, but did not appear at the festival: Blind Faith, Blodwyn Pig, King Crimson, Spooky Tooth, and Yes.



Pp Camp poster
Nurnberg, May 16-17, 1970

4d) Pop Camp poster
Date & Venue: Messehalle, Nurnberg, West Germany, May 16-17, 1970
Bands: Chicken Shack, Jeronimo, Tyrannosaurus Rex, Facts of Life, J.C. Heavy, Nosferatu, Spencer Davis, Sam Apple Pie, Honest Truth, Gun, Hernand ad Lib, Orange Peel.
Poster Artist: Klaus Holitzka
Notes: A poster for the Pop Camp festival at the Messehalle in Nurnberg, West Germany on May 16-17, 1970.



Hamburg Open Air Festival poster
June 20-21, 1970

4e) Hamburg Open Air Festival poster
Date & Venue: Derby Platz, Klein Flottbek, June 20-21, 1970
Bands: Juicy Lucy, Black Sabbath, Uriah Heep, Humble Pie, Manfred Mann, Renaissance, Steamhammer, East of Eden, Family, Colosseum, Keith Emerson.
Poster Size: 33 3/16” 23 9/16”
Notes: A poster for the Hamburg Open Air Festival, held at the Derby Platz in Hamburg, West Germany on June 20-21, 1970.



Open Air Pop Festival poster
Speyer, June 27, 1970

4f) Open Air Pop Festival poster
Date & Venue: Rheinstadion, Speyer, June 27, 1970
Bands: Colosseum, Amon Duul II, East of Eden, Pete Brown, Xhol Caravan, The Gun, Fashion, Livin Blues, The Smash, Tyburn Tall.
Notes: A poster for the Open Air Pop Festival in Speyer.



Progressiv Pop Festival poster
Kiel, July 4-5, 1970

4g) Progressiv Pop Festival poster
Date & Venue: Ostseehalle, Kiel, West Germany, July 4-5, 1970
Bands: Black Sabbath, Hardin & York, Groundhogs, Frumpy, Sphinx Tush, Tomorrows Gift, Beatique in Corporation.
Poster Size: 33” x 23 3/8”
Notes: A poster for the Progressiv Pop Festival at the Ostseehalle in Kiel, West Germany on July 4-5, 1970.



Euro-Pop `70 Festival poster
Munich, July 10-11, 1970

4h) Euro-Pop `70 Festival poster
Date & Venue: Eissport-Stadion, Munchen, West Germany, July 10-11, 1970
Bands (listed on the poster): Taste, Edgar Broughton Band, Black Sabbath, East of Eden, Can, Juicy Lucy, Jody Grind, Hard Meat, Status Quo, Brinsley Schwartz, Mighty Baby / Deep Purple, Traffic, Amon Duul II, Steamhammer, Free, Out of Focus, Atomic Rooster, Bronco, Van Der Graaf Generator, Savoy Brown, Black Widow.
Poster Size: 33" x 23 1/2"
Notes: A poster for the Euro-Pop `70 Festival in Munich, West Germany.



Open Air Pop-Festival Aachen poster
July 10-12, 1970

4i) Open Air Pop-Festival Aachen poster
Date & Venue: Stadion Soers, Aachen, West Germany, July 10-12, 1970
Bands (listed on the poster): Pink Floyd, Taste, Canned Heat, Traffic, Deep Purple, Quintessence, Edgar Broughton Band, East of Eden, Caravan, Champion Jack Dupree, T. Rex, Hardin & York, Fairport Convention, Amon Duul II, Keef Hartely, Mungo Jerry.
Bands who performed:
July 10, 1970: Free, If, Quintessence, Livin Blues, Principal Edward's Magic Theater, Golden Earring, Spencer Davis & Alun Daves, Deep Purple.
July 11, 1970: Edgar Broughton Band, Taste, The Keef Hartley Band, Caravan, Can, Kevin Ayers & the Whole World, Mungo Jerry, Kraftwerk.
July 12, 1970: Hardin & York, Amon Duul II, Tyrannosaurus Rex, Krokodil, Raw Material, Champion Jack Dupree, Pink Floyd.
Poster Size: 33 7/16” x 23 15/16”
Notes: A poster for the Open Air Pop-Festival (aka Soersfestival) in Aachen, West Germany.
The following bands were advertised, but did not play at this festival: Traffic, Cuby & the Blizzards, Fairport Convention, Van Der Graaf Generator.
Audience recording of Pink Floyd from the festival: 85 minutes, VG-.



Open Air Festival poster
Konstanz, August 8-9, 1970

4j) Open Air Festival poster
Date & Venue: Bodensee-Stadion, Konstanz, West Germany, August 8-9, 1970
Bands: Colosseum, Country Joe & the Fish, Renaissance, Marmalade, Spencer Davis, Chicken Shack, Champion Jack Dupree, Ashton, Gardner & Dyke, Greatest Show on Earth, Daddy Longleg West Coast Pacific Band, Warm Dust, Amon Duul II, Frumpy, Marsha Hunt, Humble Pie, Peter Green and Rocky, Sam Apple Pie, Krokodil, Ihre Kinder, Lord Sutch, Man.
Poster Size: 33 7/16” x 23 15/16”
Notes: A poster for the Greatest Show at Bodensee.



Open Air Festival Heidelberg poster
August 29, 1970
(cancelled festival)

4k) Open Air Festival Heidelberg poster
Date & Venue: Thingstatte, Heidelberg, West Germany, August 29, 1970
Bands: Pink Floyd, Deep Purple, Xhol, Edgar Broughton Band, Embryo, Quintessence, Tangerine Dream, Guru Guru, Nosferatu, Missus Beastly.
Notes: This festival did not take place. It was likely cancelled due to the fact that it had been scheduled on the same date as the Isle of Wight Festival.



Berlin Super Concert 70 poster
Berlin, September 4, 1970

4l) Berlin Super Concert 70 poster
Date & Venue: Waldbuhne, Berlin, West Germany, September 4, 1970
Bands: Jimi Hendrix Experience, Ten Years After, Procol Harum, Cold Blood, Cat Mother.
Poster Artist: Holger Matthies
Poster Size: 23 1/2" x 16 1/2”
Notes: A poster for the Berlin Super Concert 70 at the Deutschlandhalle, Waldbuhne in Berlin, West Germany on September 4, 1970.
This festival is noted for being Jimi Hendrix's next to last concert. It was also Canned Heat's first performance without their front man, Al 'the Owl' Wilson, as he died the day before.



Open Air Love + Peace Festival poster
Fehmarn, September 4-6, 1970

4m) Open Air Love + Peace Festival poster
Date & Venue: Insel Fehmarn, West Germany, September 4-6, 1970
Bands (listed on the poster): Taste, Peter Green, Ginger Bakers Air Force, Ten Years After, Jimi Hendrix, Canned Heat, Cactus, Emerson, Lake & Palmer, Sly & the Family Stone, Procol Harum, Renaissance, Colosseum, Greatest Show on Earth, Rod Stewart & the Faces, Keef Hartley Band, Joan Baez, Mungo Jerry, Incredible String Band, Alexis Korner, Peter Thorup, John Mayall, Frumpy, Kravinkel, Burnin Red Ivanhoe, Fat Mattress, Fotheringay, Kevin Ayers, Robert Wyatt.
Bands that performed:
September 4, 1970: Kravinkel, Burning Red Ivanhoe, Fotheringay, John Surman Trio.
September 5, 1970: Frumpy, Aardvark, Ginger Baker's Airforce, Fat Mattress, Keef Hartley Band, Rod Stewart & the Faces, Peter Brotzmann, Mungo Jerry, Canned Heat, Sly & the Family Stone, Cluster.
September 6, 1970: Witthuser & Westrupp, Jimi Hendrix & the Cry of Love Band, Embryo, Three Mice, Floh de Cologne, Ten Years After Limbus 4, Red Stones.
Poster Size: 32 1/8” x 11 3/8”
Notes: An amazing lineup, although there were quite a few bands that did not play due to poor weather and poor organization.
Bands that are listed on the poster, but did not play were: Taste, Peter Green, Renaissance, Procol Harum, Key, Cactus, Colosseum, Greatest Show on Earth, Ten Years After, Emerson, Lake & Palmer, Peter Thorup, John Mayall, Joan Baez, Incredible String Band, Kevin Ayers, Robert Wyatt.
This festival is noted for being Jimi Hendrix's last concert.
Audience recording of Jimi Hendrix & the Cry of Love Band from the festival: 80 minutes, VG+.



Rauschgift Informations-Festival poster
Munchen, September 18, 1970

4n) Rauschgift Informations-Festival poster
Date & Venue: Circus Krone, Munchen, West Germany, September 18, 1970
Bands: Tangerine Dream, Xhol Caravan, Out of Focus, the sub, OMM.
Notes: A poster for the Rauschgift Informations-Festival at the Circus Krone in Munchen, West Germany on September 18, 1970.
This was a drug information festival that was hosted by Krista Stadler. Attended by approximately 1,000 people.



III. Essener Pop & Blues Festival poster
Essen, October 22-25, 1970

4o) III. Essener Pop & Blues Festival poster
Date & Venue: Gruga-Halle, Essen, West Germany, October 22-25, 1970
Bands:
October 22, 1970: Ginger Baker's Airforce, East of Eden, The Gun, Mighty Baby, Embryo, Brinsley Schwarz.
October 23, 1970: Jack Bruce Group, John McLaughlin, Tony Williams, Wolfgang Dauner Group, Fotheringay, May Blitz, Brainbox.
October 24, 1970: Moody Blues, Savoy Brown, Xhol, Amsterdamf, Supertramp.
October 25, 1970: Tyrannosaurus Rex, Taste, Chicken Shack, Guru Guru, Witthüser / Westrup.
Notes: A poster for the four day III. Essener Pop & Blues Festival.



Internationales Festival poster
Bremen, October 31-November 1, 1970

4p) Internationales Festival poster
Date & Venue: Stadthalle, Bremen, West Germany, October 31 through November 1, 1970
Bands: Taste, Free, Spooky Tooth, Golden Earrings, Cravinkel, Bronco, Cuby & the Buzzards, Edgar Broughton Band, Interburg & Co., Alexis Korner, Frumpy, Machine, Ekseption, P.T. Smoke, Kevin Ayers, Uriah Heep, Witthuser & Westrup, Brainbox.
Poster Size: 32 4/32” x 11 12/32”
Notes: A poster for the Internationales Festival at Bremen.


1971


Open-Air Monster Concert poster
Speyer, May 29, 1971

5a) Open-Air Monster Concert poster
Date & Venue: Rhein Insel, Speyer, West Germany, May 29, 1971
Bands: Family, For Ever More, Brian Auger & the Oblivion Express, Kraftwerk.
Notes: A poster for the Open Air Monster Concert in Speyer.



Freedom Progressiv Electronic Rock Festival poster
Langelsheim, May 29-31, 1971

5b) Freedom Progressiv Electronic Rock Festival poster
Date & Venue: Langelsheim, West Germany, May 29-31, 1971
Bands: Brinsley Schwartz, Ashton, Gardner & Dyke, Ekseption, Man, Can, Frumpy, Bronco, the Faces, Eloy, Mythos, Colosseum, Family, Status Quo, Steamhammer, New Abraham Group, Sam Apple Pie, Nektar, Bobbeys Children, Clouds, Scorpions, Murphy Band, Fashion.
Notes: A poster for the 1971 Freedom festival.



1. Pop & Jazz Festival poster
Speyer, June 8, 1971

5c) 1. Pop & Jazz Festival poster
Date & Venue: Rheinstadion, Speyer, West Germany, June 8, 1971
Bands: Mandrake Special, Keef Hartley, Michael Chapman, Vinegar Joe, Bobby McGhee, The Jazz Inspiration Orchestra, Volker Kriegel, Albert Mangelsdorff Quartet, Spectrum.
Poster Size: 33 1/2” x 23 3/8”
Notes: A poster for the first Jazz & Pop Festival in Speyer.



Pop Matches poster
Mannheim, July 4-5, 1971

5d) Pop Matches poster
Date & Venue: Eisstadion, Mannheim, West Germany, July 4-5, 1971
Bands: Renaissance, East of Eden, Ekseption, Radha Krishna Temple, Georgie Fame, Fat Mattress, Brainbox, Jacky Lomax & Heavy Jelly, Sam Apple Pie, Spirit of John Morgan, Moan, Frumpy, Ihre Kinder, Hernand ad Liritum.
Notes: A poster for the Pop Matches in Mannheim.



Free Open Air Concert poster
Hamburg, July 17, 1971

5e) Free Open Air Concert poster
Date & Venue: Sportplatz des SU Hahn, Bergdorf, Hamburg, West Germany, July 17, 1971
Bands: Tangerine Dream, Improvised Sound Ltd., Birth Control, Out of Focus, Ihre Kinder, Embryo.
Notes: A poster for the Free Open Air Concert in Bergdorf.



British Rock Meeting Festival poster #1
Heidelberg, September 4-5, 1971

5f) British Rock Meeting Festival poster #1
Date & Venue: Thingstatte Amphitheatre, Heidelberg, West Germany, September 4-5, 1971
Bands: Black Sabbath, Rod Stewart & the Faces, Fleetwood Mac, Family, Beggars Opera, East of Eden, Rory Gallagher, Osibisa, Juicy Lucy, Mick Abrahams, Hardin & York, Gentle Giant, Ashton, Gardener & Dyke, Fairport Convention, Curved Air, Stone the Crows, Groundhogs.
Notes: A poster for the 1971 British Rock Meeting Festival in Heidelberg.
This festival was originally scheduled to be held in the Thingstatte Amphitheatre in Heidelberg before being moved to Speyer, West Germany, and Vienna, Austria (see below).



British Rock Meeting Festival posters #2 & 3
Speyer, West Germany & Vienna, Austria September 4-5, 1971

5g) British Rock Meeting Festival posters #2 & 3
Dates & Venues:
Rhein-halbinsel, Speyer, West Germany, September 4-5, 1971,
and
Stadthalle, Vienna, Austria, September 4-5, 1971
Bands: Black Sabbath, Rod Stewart & the Faces, Fleetwood Mac, Family, Beggars Opera, East of Eden, Rory Gallagher, Osibisa, Juicy Lucy, Mick Abrahams, Hardin & York, Gentle Giant, Ashton, Gardener & Dyke, Fairport Convention, Curved Air, Stone the Crows, Groundhogs.
Notes: A poster for the 1971 British Rock Meeting Festival in Speyer, West Germany, and Vienna, Austria.
This was a two-day, two-city festival, in which, on the first day, half the bands would play in Speyer, West Germany, and the other half would play in Vienna, Austria.
On the second day, the bands would switch places, with half the bands playing in Vienna, Austria, and the other half in Speyer, West Germany.
Above are the two posters for the festival. One is the British Rock Meeting in Speyer. The poster for the Vienna shows is called The Sensational British Superstar Festival.
Audience recording of Family from the festival in Vienna on September 4 (55 min., G-VG), and in Speyer on September 5 (11 minutes, VG, Part of the Load).


1972


Essen Pop Carnival poster
Essen, February 12, 1972

6a) Essen Pop Carnival poster
Date & Venue: Grugahalle, Essen, West Germany, February 12, 1972
Bands: Deep Purple, Osibisa, Atomic Rooster, Palladin, Beggars Opera, Pretty Things.
Poster Size: 23 5/8” x 33 1/8”
Notes: A poster for the Essen Pop Carnival.



Pop-Festival poster
Kronau, March 12, 1972

6b) Pop-Festival poster
Date & Venue: Grosse Mehrzweckhalle, Kronau, Baden-Württemberg, West Germany, March 12, 1972
Bands: Golden Earring, Frumpy, Ashton, Gardner, Dyke & Co., Wind, Zero, Kin Ping Meh.
Notes: A poster for the Wurzburg Giant Pop-Festival in Kronau.



Pop Festival Berlin '72 poster
Berlin, May 19-22, 1972

6c) Pop Festival Berlin '72 poster
Date & Venue: Waldbühne Amphitheatre, Olympiapark Berlin, Berlin, West Germany, May 19-22, 1972
Bands: Pacific Gas & Electric, Atomic Rooster, If, Hawkwind, Gentle Giant, Juicy Lucy, Chicken Shack, Man, Nektar, Zarathustr, Heaven, Can, Frumpy, Brian Auger's Oblivion Express, Cravinkel, Mythos, Alexis Korner & Peter Thorup, Golden Earring, Virus, Livin Blues, Ashra Temple, Ekseption, Titanic, Karthago.
Poster Artist: Eckhart Bauer
Poster Size: 33 1/8” x 46 11/16”
Notes: A poster for the Pop Festival Berlin '72.
Audience recording of Can from the festival.



2. British Rock Meeting poster
Mannheim, May 20-22, 1972

6d) 2. British Rock Meeting poster
Date & Venue: Friesenheimer Insel, Mannheim, West Germany, May 20-22, 1972
Bands: Pink Floyd, Humble Pie, Osibisa, Atomic Rooster, Incredible String Band, Home, Strawbs, Curved Air, Quiver, Tom Paxton, Linda Lewis, Roy Young Band, Frumpy, Ekseption, A.R.Machines, Amon Duul, Guru Guru, Pacific Gas & Electric, Buddy Miles Express / The Faces, The Kinks, Family, Rory Gallagher, Savoy Brown, Status Quo, Beggar's Opera, Brinsley Schwartz, Sam Apple Pie, Nazareth, The Doors, Country Joe McDonald.
Poster Artist: Design: Eri Foerster
Poster Size: 23 5/16” x 33”
Notes: A poster for the 2. British Rock Meeting. This is the first poster that was made for the festival, when it was planned to be held in Mannheim, West Germany. This was changed.



2. British Rock Meeting poster
Germersheim, May 20-22, 1972

6e) 2. British Rock Meeting poster
Date & Venue: Insel Grun, Germersheim, West Germany, May 20-22, 1972
Bands: Pink Floyd, Humble Pie, Osibisa, Atomic Rooster, Incredible String Band, Home, Strawbs, Curved Air, Quiver, Tom Paxton, Linda Lewis, Roy Young Band, Albert Mangelsdorff, Pacific Gas & Electric, Buddy Miles Express, The Doors, The Faces, The Kinks, Family, Rory Gallagher, Savoy Brown, Status Quo, Beggar's Opera, Brinsley Schwartz, Sam Apple Pie, Nazareth, Frumpy, Ekseption, A.R.Machines, Amon Duul, New Riders of the Purple Sage, Billy Joel, Spencer Davies, East of Eden, Jerusalem, Lindis Fame, Max Merrit, Country Joe McDonald, Uriah Heep.
Poster Artist: Design: Eri Foerster
Poster Size: 23 5/16” x 33”
Notes: A poster for the 2. British Rock Meeting. This was the second poster made for the festival, which had been moved to Germersheim, West Germany.
This poster has the new location and the following bands have been added to the poster: Uriah Heep, New Riders of the Purple Sage, Billy Joel, Spencer Davies, East of Eden, Jerusalem, Lindis Fame, Max Merrit, Albert Mangelsdorff.
The bands Guru Guru, and A.R. Machines have been removed from the poster.
Audience recording of Pink Floyd from the festival: 84 minutes, VG+.
Curved Air has released their performance at the festival on CD.



14. Beatkonzert poster
Kassel, July 7, 1972

6f) 14. Beatkonzert poster
Date & Venue: Staatstheatre, Kassel, West Germany, July 7, 1972
Bands: Joy Unlimited, Jeronimo, The Petards, Te Deum.
Notes: A poster for the 14. Beatkonzert at the Staatstheatre in Kassel, West Germany on July 7, 1972.



Wurzburg Giant Pop-Festival poster
Wurzburg, July 8-9, 1972

6g) Wurzburg Giant Pop-Festival poster
Date & Venue: Fussballstadion, Wurzburg, West Germany, July 8-9, 1972
Bands: Joe Cocker with The Chris Stainton 14 Piece All Star Band, Jeff Beck Group, Sixty-Nine Odin, Tucky Buzzard, Jackson Heights, Status Quo, Home, Kin Ping Meh, Zero, Franz K., Hardin & York, Troggs, Alexis Korner, Peter Thorup with 3 friends of King Crimson, Horst Steffen Sommer, Livin Blues, Jerry Lochrain, Juicy Lucy, Nazareth, Golden Earring.
Poster Size: 23 15/16” x 33 15/16”
Notes: A poster for the Wurzburg Giant Pop-Festival at the Fussballstadion in Wurzburg, West Germany on July 8-9, 1972.



Free Economy: Free Life Pop-Festival poster
Essen, September 8, 1972

6h) Free Economy: Free Life Pop-Festival poster
Date & Venue: Grugahalle, Essen, West Germany, September 8, 1972
Bands: Family, Wind, Hawkwind.
Notes: A poster for the Free Economy-Free Life Pop Festival in Essen, West Germany on September 8, 1972.



Rock Meeting poster
Krefeld, November 25, 1972

6i) Rock Meeting poster
Date & Venue: Niederrheinhalle, Krefeld, West Germany, November 25, 1972
Bands: Atomic Rooster, Birth Control, Karthago, Sperrmull.
Poster Size: 23 5/16” x 33”
Notes: A poster for the 1972 Rock Meeting in Krefeld.


1973


The Sound of Britain poster
Frankfurt, January 17, 1973

7a) The Sound of Britain poster
Date & Venue: Jahrhundert Halle Hoechst, Frankfurt, West Germany, January 17, 1973
Bands: Gentle Giant, Steeleye Span, Amazing Blondel, Early Music Quartet, Highlanders, Alexis Korner.
Poster Size: 33" x 23 11/16"
Notes: A poster for The Sound of Britain festival in Frankfurt.
Gentle Giant cancelled their appearance at this festival, likely because Phil Shulman had just left the band. They were replaced by Genesis at the festival.



Uni Winterfest poster
Bonn, January 20, 1973

7b) Uni Winterfest poster
Date & Venue: Universitat Bonn, West Germany, January 20, 1973
Bands: Guru Guru, Epitaph, Michal Urbaniak Group, Warschau, Grans Chicago Footwarmers, Pinte Jazz Gang, Kollektiv, Ealle's One Man Band.
Notes: A poster for the Uni Winterfest in Bann, Germany.



Hot Rock Night Festival poster
Dusseldorf, February 24, 1973

7c) Hot Rock Night Festival poster
Date & Venue: Philipshalle, Dusseldorf, West Germany, February 24, 1973
Bands: Family, Home, Hawkwind, Golden Earring, Focus, Savoy Brown, Vinegar Joe, Mick Abraham's Band.
Poster Size: 33 1/16” x23 11/16”
Notes: A poster for the Hot Rock Night festival.



2. Inter Beat Festival poster
Gifhorn, March 3, 1973

7d) 2. Inter Beat Festival poster
Date & Venue: Sporthalle Sud, Gifharn, Lower Saxony, West Germany, March 3, 1973
Bands: Scorpions, The String Band, Karthago, Abacus, Livin Blues, Nektar, Otto.
Notes: A poster for the 2. Inter Beat Festival.



Zoom Pop Carnival poster
Frankfurt, March 3, 1973

7e) Zoom Pop Carnival poster
Date & Venue: Zoom Club, Frankfurt, West Germany, March 3, 1973
Bands: Marsha Hunt, Brian Auger, Equals, Jade Warrior, Pussy.
Notes: A poster for the Pop Carnival held at the Zoom Club in Frankfurt, West Germany. Also listed on the poster is East of Eden for March 5th.



Great Easter Circus poster
Dortmund, April 22, 1973

7f) Great Easter Circus poster
Date & Venue: Westfallenhalle, Dortmund, West Germany, April 22, 1973
Bands: Emerson, Lake & Palmer, Soft Machine, Stone the Crows, Atomic Rooster, Manfred Mann's Earth Band, Jackson Heights, Rare Bird, Stray Dog, Epitaph.
Poster Size: 33 ¼” x 23 ½”
Notes: A poster for the Great Easter Circus festival.



Pop-Festival poster
Ludwigsburg, April 23, 1973

7g) Pop-Festival poster
Date & Venue: Sporthalle am Viadukt, Bietigheim, Ludwigsburg, Baden-Wurttemberg, West Germany, April 23, 1973
Bands: Golden Earring, Spencer Davis Group, Chicken Shack, Brian Auger's Oblivion Express, Beggars Opera, Hardin & York, Bronco, Bobbey's Children.
Notes: A poster for the Ostermontag (Easter Monday) Pop-Festival in Ludwigsburg.



Pop Meeting 73 poster
Teningen, April 28, 1973

7h) Pop Meeting 73 poster
Date & Venue: Turn & Sporthalle, Teningen, Baden-Württemberg, West Germany, April 28, 1973
Bands: Manfred Mann's Earth Band, Spirit, UFO, Hope, Greenslade.
Poster Artist: Klaus Holitzka.
Notes: A poster for the Pop Meeting 73 festival in Teningen.



Popfestival poster
Mannheim, April 29, 1973

7i) Popfestival poster
Date & Venue: Eisstadion, Mannheim, West Germany, April 29, 1973
Bands: Fairport Convention, Spirit, Atomic Rooster, Brian Auger Oblivion Express, Manfred Mann's Earth Band, Chicken Shack, Badfinger, Beggars Opera, Greenslade, Klaus Doldingers Passport, Hawkwind.
Poster Artist: Klaus Holitzka.
Poster Size: 33 ¼” x 23 7/16”
Notes: A poster for the Popfestival at the Eisstadion in Mannheim, West Germany on April 29, 1973.



German Rock Festival poster
Wesel, May 13, 1973

7j) German Rock Festival poster
Date & Venue: Niederrheinhalle, Wesel, West Germany, May 13, 1973
Bands: Birth Control, Wallenstein, Excalaber, Sound Edge.
Notes: A poster for the German Rock Festival in Wesel.



1. Summer Rock Festival poster
Berlin, June 9-10, 1973

7k) 1. Summer Rock Festival poster
Date & Venue: Waldbuhne, Berlin, West Germany, June 9-10, 1973
Bands: Uriah Heep, Ekseption, Family, Roy Wood's Wizzard, Gentle Giant, Wild Turkey, Edgar Broughton Band, Vinegar Joe, Groundhogs, Thin Lizzy, Strawbs, Osibisa, Beck, Bogart & Appice.
Notes: A poster for the first Summer Rock Festival in Berlin, West Germany on June 9 and 10, 1973.
This was part of a three day rock festival that took place in the cities of Berlin and Frankfurt on June 9th through the 11th, 1973.
The Berlin part of the festival was on June 9th and 10th, while the Frankfurt part of the festival took place on June 10th and 11th. The festival overlapped in both cities on June 10th.
Attendence in Frankfurt was estimated at 6,500.



1. Summer Rock Festival poster
Frankfurt, June 10-11, 1973

7l) 1. Summer Rock Festival poster
Date & Venue: Radstadion, Frankfurt, West Germany, June 10-11, 1973
Bands: Uriah Heep, Family, Strawbs, Osibisa, Groundhogs, Roy Wood's Wizzard, U.F.O., Karthago, King Ping Meh, Wild Turkey, Ekseption, Nazareth, Edgar Broughton Band, Horst, Steffen Sommer, Thin Lizzy, Vinegar Joe, Gentle Giant, Chicken Shack, Beck, Bogart & Appice.
Notes: A poster for the first Summer Rock Festival in Frankfurt, West Germany on June 10 and 11, 1973.
This was the second part of a three day rock festival that took place in Berlin and Frankfurt on June 9-11, 1973.
The Frankfurt part of the festival took place on June 10th and 11th.
Marx Brothers movies were shown between acts. At the end of the festival, a large fireworks display was set off.
Attendence in Frankfurt was estimated at 24,000.



A Golden Summernight Festival poster
Hannover, July 14, 1973

7m) A Golden Summernight Festival poster
Date & Venue: Eilenriedestadion, Hannover, West Germany, July 14, 1973
Bands: John Sebastian, Spencer Davis Group, Canned Heat, Tempest, Fairport Convention, Vinegar Joe, Eric Burdon, Jimmy Witherspoon.
Notes: A poster for A Golden Summernight Festival in Hannover.



2. Summer Rock Festival poster
Frankfurt, July 21-22, 1973

7n) 2. Summer Rock Festival poster
Date & Venue: Radstadion, Frankfurt, West Germany, July 21-22, 1973
Bands: Sly & the Family Stone, the Faces, Rory Gallagher, Canned Heat, Black Sabbath, Tempest, the Spencer Davis Group, Gentle Giant, Curved Air, Hardin & York, Marsha Hunt, Back Door, Heavy Metal Kids, Blue.
Notes: A poster for the second Summer Rock Festival in Frankfurt.



Rock-Festival poster
Scheessel, September 8-9, 1973

7o) Rock-Festival poster
Date & Venue: Speed-Way Stadion, Eichenring, Scheessel, West Germany, September 8-9, 1973
Bands: Chicago, Epitaph, Nucleus, Osibisa, Vinegar Joe, Manfred Mann's Earth Band, Chuck Berry, Wishbone Ash, Odin, Bronco, Richie Havens, Ten Years After, Home, Karthago, East of Eden, Soft Machine, Argent, Buddy Miles, Lou Reed.
Poster Size: 33 9/16” x 23 9/16”
Notes: A poster for Rock-Festival at the Speed-Way Stadion in Eichenring, Scheessel, West Germany, on September 8-9, 1973.



German Rock Festival poster
Krefeld, September 15-16, 1973

7p) German Rock Festival poster
Date & Venue: Eisstadion, Rheinhalle, Krefeld, West Germany, September 15-16, 1973
Bands: Birth Control, Triumvirat, Doldinger's Passport, Guru Guru, Wallenstein, Embryo, Ihre Kinder, The Soundedge, Amon Duul II, Udo Lindenberg, Atlantis, Nektar, Emergency, Randy Pie, Eloy, Grumsky.
Notes: A poster for the German Rock Festival in Krefeld.



3. British Rock Meeting poster #1
Altrip, September 22-23, 1973
(cancelled festival)

7q) 3. British Rock Meeting poster #1
Date & Venue: Sandrennbahn, Altrip, West Germany, September 22-23, 1973
Bands: Pink Floyd, Frank Zappa, Wishbone Ash, Genesis, Spencer David Group, Linda Lewis, Back Door, Greenslade, Alex Harvey Band, Fumble, Beck, Bogart & Appice, Lou Reed, Rare Earth, Electric Light Orchestra, Lindsfarne, Medicine Head.
Notes: This festival did not take place. It was cancelled.



3. British Rock Meeting poster #2
Altrip, September 22-23, 1973
(cancelled festival)

7r) 3. British Rock Meeting poster #2
Date & Venue: Sandrennbahn, Altrip, West Germany, September 22-23, 1973
Bands: Pink Floyd, Frank Zappa, Wishbone Ash, Genesis, Spencer David Group, Linda Lewis, Back Door, Greenslade, Alex Harvey Band, Fumble, Beck, Bogart & Appice, Lou Reed, Rare Earth, Electric Light Orchestra, Lindsfarne, Medicine Head.
Notes: This festival did not take place. It was cancelled.



Vorsicht Rockspannung! poster
Hannover, October 12, 1973

7s) Vorsicht Rockspannung! poster
Date & Venue: Silo, Hannover, West Germany, October 12, 1973
Bands: Agitation Free, Between, Peter Hamel, Pell Mell, Sixty Nine, Xerxes.
Poster Size: 23 3/8" x 16 1/2"
Notes: A poster for the Vorsicht Rockspannung! festival in Hannover.



Pop-Festival poster
Stolberg, December 26, 1973

7t) Pop-Festival poster
Date & Venue: Stadthalle, Stolberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, West Germany, December 26, 1973
Bands: Amon Duul II, Guru Guru, Eloy, Novalis, Charles + Morgan, Oliver Bolten.
Poster Size: 33 1/16" x 22 5/8"
Notes: A poster for the Pop Festival in Stolberg.



Christmas Meeting Festival poster
Hamburg, December 29, 1973

7u) Christmas Meeting Festival poster
Date & Venue: Planten un Blomen, Hamburg, West Germany, December 29, 1973
Bands: Manfred Mann's Earth Band, Caravan, John Baldry, Greenslade, Earth & Fire, Epitaph, Vinegar Joe, Scorpions, Brian Auger, Gateway Driver.
Poster Artist: U.M.
Poster Size: 32 13/16” x 23 1/8”
Notes: A poster for the first Christmas Meeting festival.


1974


RockLib Carnival poster
Heidelberg, February 23, 1974

8a) RockLib Carnival poster
Date & Venue: Aula Klausenplad, Heidelberg, West Germany, February 23, 1974
Bands: Guru Guru, Release Music Orchestra, Epsilon, Kraan, plus a special Guru Guru & Kraan jam session.
Poster Size: 33 ¾” x 23 7/8”
Notes: A poster for the RockLib Carnival in Heidelberg, West Germany on February 23, 1974.



Zoom Pop Carnival poster
Frankfurt, February 24, 1974

8b) Zoom Pop Carnival poster
Date & Venue: Zoom Club, Frankfurt, West Germany, February 24, 1974
Bands: Fumble, Medicine Head, Brian Auger's Oblivion Express, Mushroom.
Notes: A poster for the Zoom Pop Carnival held at the Zoom Club in Frankfurt, West Germany on February 24, 1974.



Carnival Rock Festival poster
Kaiserslautern, February 26, 1974

8c) Carnival Rock Festival poster
Date & Venue: Landwirtschaftsh, Kaiserslautern, West Germany, February 26, 1974
Bands: Vinegar Joe, Atlantis, Karthago, Guru Guru, Massage, Punished Men.
Poster Size: 39 5/16” x 27 ½”
Notes: A poster for the Carnival Rock Festival at the Landwirtschaftsh in Kaiserslautern, West Germany on February 26, 1974.



Rock Festival poster
Heidelberg, March 3, 1974

8d) Rock Festival poster
Date & Venue: Rhein-Neckar-Halle, Heidelberg, West Germany, March 3, 1974
Bands: Nazareth, UFO, Vinegar Joe, Edgar Broughton Band, Longtall Ernie and the Shakers, Greenslade, Scorpions, Tiger B. Smith.
Notes: A poster for the Rock Festival in Heidelberg.



German Rock Festival poster
Hamburg, April 14-15, 1974

8e) German Rock Festival poster
Date & Venue: Ernst-Merck-Halle, Hamburg, West Germany, April 14-15, 1974
Bands: Kraan, Atlantis, Kraftwerk, Amon Duul II, Chris Braun Band, Jack Grunsky, Jane, Epitaph, Karthago, Guru Guru, Pork Pie, Nektar, Birth Control, Randy Pie.
Notes: A poster for the German Rock Festival in Hamburg.



Rock City Festival poster
Freiburg-West, June 2-3, 1974

8f) Rock City Festival poster
Date & Venue: Eisstadion, Freiburg-West, West Germany, June 2-3, 1974
Bands: Atlantis, Birth Control, Wallenstein, Amon Duul II, Guru Guru, Brian Auger, Tempest, Kraan, Kartrago, Kin Ping Meh, Ihre Kinder, Embryo, Triumvirat, Puppenhaus, Pell Mell, Set Sun Morning.
Notes: A poster for the Rock City festival in Freiburg-West.



Pop & Blues Festival poster
Sindelfingen, June 9, 1974

8g) Pop & Blues Festival poster
Date & Venue: Messehalle, Sindelfingen, West Germany, June 9, 1974
Bands: John Mayall & His New Bluesband, Nektar, Man, guests.
Size: 33” x 23 5/16”
Notes: A poster for the Pop & Blues Festival in Sindelfingen.



Open Air Concert poster
Heidelberg, June 26, 1974

8h) Open Air Concert poster
Date & Venue: Thing-Statte, Heidelberg, West Germany, June 26, 1974
Bands: Alexis Korner & Peter Thorup, Nightsun, Mike Cooper, Nine Days Wonder.
Notes: A poster for the Open Air Concert at the Thing-Statte in Heidelberg, West Germany on June 26, 1974.



Hot Summer Day Festival poster
Bochum, July 27, 1974

8i) Hot Summer Day Festival poster
Date & Venue: Kamistad Theater, Bochuum, West Germany, July 27, 1974
Bands: Savoy Brown, Thin Lizzy, UFO, Earth & Fire, Livin Blues, Electric Mud, Grobschnitt, Hardin & York.
Notes: A poster for the Hot Summer Day Festival in Bochum.



The Great Music Circus poster
Heidelberg, September 27, 1974

8j) The Great Music Circus poster
Date & Venue: Rhein-Necktar-Halle, Heidelberg, West Germany, September 27, 1974
Bands: Humble Pie, Rory Gallagher, Electric Light Orchestra, Chapman + Whitney, Peter Frampton.
Notes: A poster for the Rock-Festival in Heidelberg.



The Great Music Circus poster
Dortmund, September 28, 1974

8k) The Great Music Circus poster
Date & Venue: Westfallenhalle, Dortmund, West Germany, September 28, 1974
Bands: Humble Pie, Rory Gallagher, Electric Light Orchestra, Black Oak Arkansas, Chapman + Whitney, The Johnny Rivers Boogie Band, Peter Frampton, Bo Hansson, Geordie.
Notes: A poster for the Rock-Festival in Dortmund.



The Big Rock Show poster
Boblingen, December 15, 1974

8l) The Big Rock Show poster
Date & Venue: Sporthalle, Boblingen, West Germany, December 15, 1974
Bands: Focus, Humble Pie, Atlantis, Cyril, Thin Lizzy.
Notes: A poster for The Big Rock Show in Boblingen.



Christmas Meeting Festival poster
Hannover, December 27, 1974

8m) Christmas Meeting Festival poster
Date & Venue: Niedersachsenhalle, Hannover, West Germany, December 27, 1974
Bands: Nektar, East of Eden, Chicken Shack, Country Joe McDonald, Scorpions, Jane.
Poster Size: 33” x 23 5/16”
Notes: A poster for the second Christmas Meeting festival at the Niedersachsenhalle in Hannover, West Germany on December 27, 1974.



Rock Festival poster
Ludwigshafen, December 28, 1974

8n) Rock Festival poster
Date & Venue: Friedrich-Ebert-Halle, Ludwigshafen, West Germany, December 28, 1974
Bands: Nektar, Country Joe McDonald, Chicken Shack, East of Eden, Birth Control, Eloy, Karthago, Kin Ping Meh, Breakfast, Hard Cake Special.
Poster Size: 23 13/16” x 33 5/8”
Notes: A poster for the Rock Festival at the Friedrich-Ebert-Halle in Ludwigshafen, West Germany on December 28, 1974.


1975


The Music Show '75 poster
Dusseldorf, January 27-28, 1975

9a) The Music Show '75 poster
Date & Venue: Kongresshalle, Dusseldorf, West Germany, January 27-28, 1975
Bands: Doobie Brothers, Graham Central Station, Bonaroo / Little Feat, Montrose, Tower of Power.
Poster Size: 22 11/16" x 16 1/16"
Notes: A poster for The Music Show '75 in Dusseldorf. This was a touring festival, put on by Warner Brothers Records.



German Rock Oster-Festival poster
Ludwigshafen, March 29, 1975

9b) German Rock Oster-Festival poster
Date & Venue: Friedrich-Ebert-Halle, Ludwigshafen, West Germany, March 29, 1975
Bands: Atlantis, Randy Pie, Guru Guru, Pell Mell, Karthago, Kraan, Amon Duul II, Hard Cake Special, Holderlin.
Poster Size: 24 3/16” x 33 15/16”
Notes: A poster for the German Rock Oster-Festival at the Friedrich-Ebert-Halle in Ludwigshafen, West Germany on March 29, 1975.



Rockfestival poster
Krefeld, May 17, 1975

9c) Rockfestival poster
Date & Venue: Eisstadion, Rheinlandhalle, Krefeld, West Germany, May 17, 1975
Bands: Livin Blues, Kraan, Jane, Wallenstein, Doldinger's Passport, Chicken Shack.
Notes: A poster for the Rockfestival in Krefeld.



2nd Pop Meeting Festival poster
Dusseldorf, June 20-21, 1975

9d) 2nd Pop Meeting Festival poster
Date & Venue: Philipshalle, Dusseldorf, West Germany, June 20-21, 1975
Bands: Nektar, Baker-Gurvitz Army, Gentle Giant, Earth & Fire, East of Eden, Savoy Brown, Hardin & York, McCracken, Chicken Shack, Kraan, Eloy, Omega, UFO, Randy Pie, Message, Scorpions, Kin Ping Meh, Long Tall Ernie & Shakers, John Kirkbride, Grobschnitt, Secret Oyster, Deadlock, Streetmark, Maudlin Eye, Pell Mell.
Poster Artist: graphic design by Jochen Florstadt
Poster Size: 34 ¼” x 23 13/16”
Notes: A poster for the 2nd Pop Meeting festival at the Philipshalle in Dusseldorf, West Germany on June 20-21, 1975.
Audience recording of Gentle Giant at the festival on June 21st has surfaced.



A Golden Summer Night poster #1
Hassloch, August 16, 1975

9e) A Golden Summer Night poster #1
Date & Venue: Radrennbahn, Hassloch, Pfalz, West Germany, August 16, 1975
Bands: Wishbone Ash, Mahavishnu Orchestra, Lou Reed, Nektar, Soft Machine, Renaissance, Ozark Mountain Daredevils, Caravan, Climax Blues Band.
Notes: A poster for A Golden Summer Night festival, when it was scheduled to be held in Hassloch.



A Golden Summer Night poster #2
Ludwigsburg, August 16, 1975

9f) A Golden Summer Night poster #2
Date & Venue: Ludwig-Jahn-Stadion, Ludwigsburg, West Germany, August 16, 1975
Bands: Wishbone Ash, Mahavishnu Orchestra, Lou Reed, Nektar, Soft Machine, Renaissance, Ozark Mountain Daredevils, Caravan, Climax Blues Band.
Poster Size: 23 3/8” x 33 1/16”
Notes: A second poster for the first Golden Summer Night festival, after it had been moved to Ludwigsburg.



A Golden Summer Night Concert poster #1
Berlin, August 31, 1975

9g) A Golden Summer Night Concert poster
Date & Venue: Deutschlandhalle, Berlin, West Germany, August 31, 1975
Bands: Wishbone Ash, Renaissance, Caravan, UFO, Message.
Notes: A poster for A Golden Summer Night Concert in Berlin.



A Golden Summer Night Concert poster
Hannover, September 2, 1975

9h) A Golden Summer Night Concert poster
Date & Venue: Niedersachsenhalle, Hannover, West Germany, September 2, 1975
Bands: Wishbone Ash, Renaissance.
Notes: A small poster for A Golden Summer Night Concert in Hannover. Did this take place with more bands?



The Big Rock Show poster
Munich, September 4, 1975

9i) The Big Rock Show poster
Date & Venue: Circus Krone, Munich, West Germany, September 4, 1975
Bands: Status Quo, Supertramp, Thin Lizzy, Randy Pie, Snafu.
Poster Size: 33” x 23 5/8”
Notes: A poster for The Big Rock Show in Munich, West Germany on September 4, 1975.



A Golden Summer Night poster
Essen, September 5, 1975

9j) A Golden Summer Night poster
Date & Venue: Grugahalle, Essen, West Germany, September 5, 1975
Bands: Wishbone Ash, Dave Mason, Baker Gurvitz Army, Renaissance.
Notes: A poster for A Golden Summer Night festival at the Grugahalle in Essen, West Germany on September 5, 1975.



The Open Air Festival 1975 poster
Ludwigshafen, September 6, 1975

9k) The Open Air Festival 1975 poster
Date & Venue: Radstadion Friesenheim, Ludwigshafen, West Germany, September 6, 1975
Bands: Alice Cooper Show, Status Quo, Randy Pie, UFO, Baker Gurvitz Army, Snafu, Streetwalkers, Leslie West, Supertramp.
Poster Size: 23 5/16” x 33 1/16”
Notes: A poster for The Open Air Festival 1975 in Ludwigshafen.



German Rock Festival poster
Munich, September 6, 1975

9l) German Rock Festival poster
Date & Venue: Circus Krone, Munich, West Germany, September 6, 1975
Bands: Scorpions, Kraan, Jubal, Hoelderlin, Atlantis, Embryo, Dark Impression, Sahara.
Poster Size: 33 1/16” x 23 3/8”
Notes: A poster for the German Rock Festival in Munich.



The Big Rock Show poster
Dusseldorf, September 7, 1975

9m) The Big Rock Show poster
Date & Venue: Philipshalle, Dusseldorf, West Germany, September 7, 1975
Bands: Status Quo, Supertramp, Thin Lizzy, Snafu.
Notes: A poster for The Big Rock Show in Dusseldorf.



Christmas Rock Special poster
Ludwigshafen, December 27, 1975

9n) Christmas Rock Special poster
Date & Venue: Friedrich-Ebert-Halle, Ludwigshafen, West Germany, December 27, 1975
Bands: Manfred Mann's Earthband, Colosseum II, Steve Mariott's Allstars, Atlantis, Kin Ping Meh, Osibisa, Message.
Poster Size: 23 7/16” x 33”
Notes: A poster for the Christmas Rock Special festival in Ludwigshafen.



Christmas Meeting poster
Heidelberg, December 28, 1975

9o) Christmas Meeting poster
Date & Venue: Rhein-Nektar-Halle, Heidelberg-Eppelheim, West Germany, December 28, 1975
Bands: Golden Earring, Pretty Things, Curved Air, Nektar, Kraan, Trace.
Poster Size: 23 1/8” x 32 3/8”
Notes: A poster for the Christmas Meeting at the Rhein-Nektar-Halle in Heidelberg-Eppelheim, West Germany on December 28, 1975.