Cordys

0001

The following section of 120 lots represents Cordy’s inaugural auction coinciding with New Zealand Music Month; the annual celebration of homegrown talent the promotion run by the NZ Music Commission that takes place each May. We are pleased to include in the offering items from the collections of Midge Marsden; the Graham Brazier Estate; the Billy T. James Estate; Eddie Raynor
and Bill Ward; along with other private entries. 'The Scavs at the Globe', 11th – 29th April (1978), a band poster. Unframed. 420 x 280mm.

Realised: $400

0002

'The Snipes at the Globe'
11th – 14th July, a band poster. Unframed. 400 x 260mm.

Realised: $80

0003

Limbs Dance Theatre and Ratz tour poster
unframed. 410 x 300mm.

Realised: $100

0004

The Plague; Flight 77; etc.
two music advertisement posters, unframed. 570 x 400mm.

Realised: $70

0005

'Angel Mine'
a N.Z. movie poster, with DVD, directed by David Blyth, released 1978. 880 x 350mm.

Realised: $150

0006

Two 'Flight 77' band posters
unframed. 390 x 310mm.

Realised: $30

0007

'Graham Parker and the Rumour N.Z. Tour' poster
unframed. 400 x 200mm.

Realised: $35

0008

'The Swingers En Rage Tour'
band poster, unframed. 410 x 290mm.

Realised: $80

0009

'Hello Sailor - Christmas '77 at the Gluepot’
band poster, unframed. 330 x 200mm.

Realised: $825

0010

'Street Talk'
two band posters, unframed. 280 x 420mm.

Realised: $50

0011

'Lip Service at the Gluepot'
a band poster, unframed. 250 x 370mm.

Realised: $50

0012

'Electrabeat'
two band posters, c.1979. 400 x 300mm.

Realised: $80

0013

'The Enemy’ (formed early 1977 and fronted by vocalist Chris Knox) at Rock Café
a band poster. Unframed. 270 x 340mm.

Realised: $210

0014

Ian Dury & The Blockheads
'Do It Yourself', promo poster. Unframed. 610 x 410mm.

Realised: $50

0015

'The Ratz/Rock Poetry' etc.
three N.Z. posters, 490 x 270mm.

Realised: $100

0016

Two albums
Shane – ‘Rainy Day Man’ HMV 1969 (debut album); Ray Columbus and the Invaders 'Till We Kissed'.

Realised: $35

0017

A screenplay script copy of Goodbye Pork Pie
(1981) for the co-producer Nigel Hutchinson (1931-2017), 103 pages A4 duplicated typescript, annotated front cover 'Nigel Hutchinson', back cover '1 Nigel'

Realised: $200

0018

Graham Brazier’s ‘Ovation Balladeer’ 6 string acoustic guitar
purchased from Graham Brazier 1976, with manuscript letter detailing the making by Ovation of an annual “Custom Legend” with “hand carved bridge and truss-rod cover” . With original hard case.

Estimate: $3,000

0019

Jeff Thomson 'Fender Stratocaster' sculpted corrugated iron guitar
of approximate life-size and strung with six strings, vintage paint, signed and dated 2016. L.1210mm.

Realised: $3,500

0020

Jeff Thomson
'Gibson', 'Sculpted Corrugated Iron Guitar', approximately life-size, vintage paint remaining, strung with six strings. Signed, dated 2014 and inscribed to the reverse 'George Harrison' 'Gibson Les Paul'. L.1175mm.

Realised: $3,400

0021

Original 'Hey Baby' La De Da's drum kit
Rogers 'Holiday' model owned and used by La De Da's foundation member and drummer Brett Neilsen. Complete with original hand painted La De Da's bass drum-head and original 26 inch Avedis Zildjian cymbal. As featured on the La De Da's first LP cover.

Estimate: $1,250,000 - $15,000

0022

Nine NZ 45rpm singles
including Heartbreakers; Th' Dudes; Hogsnort Rupert's Original Flagon Band; Craig Scott; Fred Dagg. Tina Cross; Creation; and David Curtis.

Estimate: $50

0023

Ten NZ 45rpm singles
including The Chapta; Heartbreakers; Th' Dudes; Dragon; Hogsnort Rupert's Original Flagon Band; Craig Scott; Ebony; Shona Laing; Creation; and David Curtis.

Realised: $35

0024

Ten NZ 45rpm singles
including The Constellations; Greg Christensen; Hello Sailor; Dragon; Hogsnort Rupert's Original Flagon Band; Craig Scott; The Rumour; Suzanne; Creation; and David Curtis.

Estimate: $50

0025

Ten NZ 45rpm singles
including Ardijah; Tim Finn; Mi -Sex; Dave Dobbin & Herbs; Tim Finn & Herbs; Monte Video & The Cassettes; The Holidaymakers; and DD Smash.

Estimate: $50

0026

Ten NZ 45rpm singles
including Stephen Bailey; Tim Finn; Mi -Sex; Marginal Era; Hogsnort Rupert; Bamboo; and Sharon O'Neil.

Estimate: $50

0027

Ten NZ 45rpm singles
including Herma Keil; Cole Wilson & his Tumbleweeds; The Formyula; The Librettos; Ray Columbus & the Invaders; Alison Durban; Maria Dallas; Lynn Barnett; and The Convairs.

Realised: $35

0028

Ten NZ 45rpm singles
including The Sun Valley Trail Singers; Larry Morris; The Convairs; Maria Dallas; Ivor Fisher; The Chicks; Angela Ayres; The Formyula; and Mr Lee Grant.

Estimate: $50

0029

Eleven NZ 45rpm singles
including The Deuces with Will Jess & his Jesters; The Rebels; Bill & Boyd; Maria Dallas; The Formyula; Herma Keil; Ray Columbus & The Invaders; and Mr Lee Grant.

Estimate: $50

0030

Twelve NZ 45rpm singles
including The Deuces; The Corvettes; Peter Posa; Maria Dallas; The Avengers; Shirley K Angel; Ray Columbus & The Invaders; Alison Durbin; and Mr Lee Grant.

Realised: $35

0031

Ten NZ 45rpm singles
including Christine Barnett; The Kini Quartet; Cole Wilson & his Tumbleweeds; Maria Dallas; The Avengers; Tommy Adderley; Ray Columbus; The Revival; and Mr Lee Grant.

Estimate: $50

0032

Ten NZ 45rpm singles
including Cathy & the Cucumbers; Dave & the Dynamos; Patea Maori Club; Jenny Morris; All of Us; Ardijah; Laurie Dee; The Fan Club; and 80 in the Shade.

Estimate: $50

0033

Media promotional package for the film ‘Utu’ by Geoff Murphy
including stills and press release material. 1986.

Realised: $40

0034

A small autograph book
including signatures from The Kinks, Manfred Mann, Peter Posa, Tommy Adderley, Dinah Lee, and The Meteors.

Estimate: $220

0035

The La De Da’s self-titled LP
1966 pressing PL08791

Realised: $80

0036

Signed ‘Best of British’ LP
signed by various members of the featured artists, The Tremeloes, The Marmalade, and Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick and Tich during their 1984 NZ tour.

Estimate: $100

0037

The Underdogs ‘Wasting our Time’ LP
ARBS-109

Realised: $150

0038

Signed Crowded House ‘Something so Strong’ single
12 inch single signed by Neil Finn, Nick Seymour and Paul Hester, GOOD179

Realised: $100

0039

Signed Rolling Stones ‘12 x 5’ LP
signed by Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Brian Jones and Bill Wyman, LKM6003

Estimate: $1,800

0040

Three copies of NZ ‘GROOVE’ magazine
issues 1, 2 and 3, c.1967.

Realised: $90

0041

Record album with twelve early Beatles singles
including ‘Hey Jude’, ‘Can’t Buy Me Love’, ‘I Want to Hold Your Hand’ and ‘Help’

Realised: $100

0042

Framed Bill Haley and His Comets poster
from the Rock and Roll revival tour held at Western Springs Stadium.

Estimate: $100

0043

A vintage Belgium five valve amp
by MBLE ‘Full Stereo 4 4 plus’ inscribed on front. In full metal case with knobs for volume, treble, bass etc.

Estimate: $450

0044

A collection of Television One promotional photographs of various performers
c.1980s

Estimate: $100

0045

The following 30 lots are from the collection of ‘Midge’ Marsden MNZM New Zealand blues and R&B guitarist/harmonica-player and singer
A framed coloured photo of Midge Marsden in concert. 360 x 240mm

Estimate: $100

0046

A framed print of Highway 61 road sign
purchased by Midge Marsden in the USA. 670 x 670mm. Provenance: Midge Marsden (see lot 45).

Realised: $100

0047

A framed promotional poster The Midge Marsden Connection
artwork by Michael Smither. 870 x 560mm. Provenance: Midge Marsden (see lot 45).

Estimate: $300

0048

A framed promotional poster
The Midge Marsden Band with Mississippi Willie Foster. 880 x 620mm. Provenance: Midge Marsden (see lot 45).

Realised: $60

0049

A framed promotional poster Midge Marsden Burning Rain Tour
signed by Midge Marsden and the band. 810 x 510mm. Provenance: Midge Marsden (see lot 45).

Realised: $80

0050

A framed promotional poster Midge Marsden Live Europa Drive
signed and dated 2009. 580 x 410mm. Provenance: Midge Marsden (see lot 45).

Realised: $100

0051

Framed promotional poster 12 Bars from Mars
marketed by Polygram. 800 x 540mm. Provenance: Midge Marsden (see lot 45).

Realised: $160

0052

6 original framed black and white photos
of Midge Marsden Band on stage. 400 x 800mm. Provenance: Midge Marsden (see lot 45).

Estimate: $200

0053

A framed promotional poster Midge Marsden Connection NZ World Tour 81
signed by Midge Marsden 2009. 610 x 410mm. Provenance: Midge Marsden (see lot 45).

Realised: $160

0054

Two framed promotional posters
‘The 2007 Wild Things Spectacular’ and ‘Chant R+B with the Breakaways’ . 400 x 220mm. Provenance: Midge Marsden (see lot 45).

Realised: $40

0055

A rare early promotional poster for The Breakaways
along with a 1960s ‘Beatnik Dance’ ticket (Upper Hutt Rugby Gym) 485 x 345mm. Provenance: Midge Marsden (see lot 45).

Realised: $360

0056

Large hand painted canvas
‘tiki’ stage backdrop for Midge Marsden Band.1630 x 1660mm. Provenance: Midge Marsden (see lot 45).

Realised: $325

0057

MIDGE MARSDEN BAND TOUR JACKET + 2 TEE SHIRTS MIDGE MARSDEN +TOMMY ADDERLEY
Midge Marsden Band tour jacket and 2 tee shirts - Midge Marsden and Tommy Adderley. Provenance: Midge Marsden (see lot 45).

Realised: $50

0058

Midge Marsden stage costume
labelled ‘Maggie Japonica’, comprising waistcoat and jacket. Provenance: Midge Marsden (see lot 45).

Estimate: $200

0059

A Stevie Ray Vaughan tee-shirt
gifted to Midge Marsden by Stevie. Provenance: Midge Marsden (see lot 45).

Realised: $60

0060

'26 Days That Rocked the World'
Birth of Beatlemania 1964 Historic Concert Tour of America! (a chronology published L.A. 1978). Provenance: Midge Marsden (see lot 45).

Realised: $50

0061

Large Hammond Gamble and Midge Marsden promotional poster
1360 x 1000mm. Provenance: Midge Marsden (see lot 45).

Realised: $40

0062

Large Midge Marsden Kings Arms promotional poster
1360 x 1000mm. Provenance: Midge Marsden (see lot 45).

Realised: $40

0063

Six assorted Midge Marsden promotional posters
some signed.590 x 420mm. Provenance: Midge Marsden (see lot 45).

Realised: $140

0064

Two Country Flyer [with Beaver] promotional flyers for the Ponsonby Hotel (Gluepot) Upstairs Bar
along with four various posters. 440 x 320mm. Provenance: Midge Marsden (see lot 45).

Estimate: $50

0065

Three cased harmonicas
The Boomerang, Super and Echo. Provenance: Midge Marsden (see lot 45).

Realised: $220

0066

Three harmonicas
one German, a Boomerang and another with case. Provenance: Midge Marsden (see lot 45).

Realised: $100

0067

A Harmony Stratotone electric guitar
with case. Provenance: Midge Marsden (see lot 45).

Realised: $800

0068

A Harmony guitar amp
Model H306a. Provenance: Midge Marsden (see lot 45).

Realised: $450

0069

A cased Jansen Beatmaster electric guitar
with case, inscribed to Midge lots of love Dinah Lee, gifted from Dinah Lee in the mid-1960s. Provenance: Midge Marsden (see lot 45).

Realised: $3,400

0070

A Yamaha VX Series 55 guitar amp
with Live Sound road case. Provenance: Midge Marsden (see lot 45).

Realised: $130

0071

Tommy Adderley hand-written set list
c.1965. Provenance: Midge Marsden (see lot 45).

Realised: $60

0072

Two Red Mole posters
‘Pacific Nights’ (at the Sweet Factory) by Barry Linton 1977 and ‘Neville Purvis is At Your Service’ (at The Balcony) c.1977 [artist unknown]. Provenance: Midge Marsden (see lot 45).

Realised: $60

0073

9 PHOTO COPIED HELLO SAILOR SET LISTS
Nine photocopied 'Hello Sailor' set lists. 300 x 210mm. Provenance: Midge Marsden 45).

Estimate: $20

0074

Original artwork for Midge Marsden’s ‘Kiwi Connection’ promotional poster
by Barry Linton. 295 x 210mm. Provenance: Midge Marsden (see lot 45).

Realised: $190

0075

An extraordinary and comprehensive collection of approximately 1000 LP records
made over 30 years, the collection consists principally of first recordings by an artist or a group and runs between 1949 to 1974. In some cases, it may be the only album done. Also included are albums made before name change and popularity, for example The Golliwogs that later evolved into Creedence Clearwater Revival. Included are promo copies, DJ only copies, NFS items and autographed albums. Within each album is an information sheet detailing the artist or group, whether they played with others before or after the recording, where they are now and whether living or deceased. Acquired in Europe, GB, USA, Canada, South Africa, Australia, NZ and a few other countries. See complete database including disc and cover gradings http://www.cordys.co.nz/auctions/B05/catalogue/0075

Estimate: $20,000

0076

SMALL LOT OF ASST RECORDS
No lot

0077

Howard Morrison Quartet ‘On Stage – Off Stage’ LP
La Gloria GLP606.

Estimate: $20

0078

Four books pertaining to music
including 'Rock Encyclopedia', 'Rock of Ages', 'Encyclopedia of Rock', and 'New Rock Record'.

Estimate: $50

0079

Five books pertaining to music
including 'Shakin' all Over', 'Rock 'n' Roll Confidential', 'The First 25 Years of Rock & Roll', 'Rock Archives', and 'Rock 'n' Roll Chronicles.

Estimate: $50

0080

'Stranded in Paradise'
'New Zealand Rock 'n’ roll 1955-1988' by John Dix

Realised: $35

0081

Five assorted books pertaining to music
including 'Encyclopedia of Rock', 'Pop Culture', 'Rock on Almanac', The Book of Golden Discs', and 'The History of American Bandstand'.

Estimate: $50

0082

Five assorted books pertaining to music
including 'American Rock 'n' Roll in Review', 'The Rockin' '50's', 'History of Jazz', 'Hit Parade Hero's', and 'The Rock and Roll Year'.

Estimate: $50

0083

Seven books pertaining to music
including 'Pop Weekly', 'Top Twenty', 'Top Pop Stars', 'Whatever Happened To...', 'The Illustrated Rock Almanac', 'Beatboom', and 'The Face of Rock & Roll'.

Estimate: $50

0084

Seven books pertaining to music
including 'Rock Mastermind', 'When Rock was Young', 'David Bowie: A Chronology', 'The Book of Rock Lists', 'The Book of Rock 2', 'The Australian Encyclopedia of Rock', and 'The Ultimate Beatles Encyclopedia'.

Estimate: $50

0085

Two music reference books
'The Encyclopedia of Pop, Rock & Soul' by Irwin Stambler and 'The Faber Companion to 20th-Century Popular Music' by Phil Hardy & Dave Laing.

Estimate: $50

0086

5 assorted books and booklets pertaining to music
including 'Hostage to the Beat', 'The Acid Trip', 'When Rock got Rolling', 'For the Record', and 'Kiwi Rock & Pop'.

Realised: $40

0087

The following fourteen lots are from the collection of Eddie Raynor keyboard player for Split Enz/Crowded House
Dick Frizzell, 'Four Four Time' screenprint, 14/100, signed, inscribed and dated '07.

Realised: $725

0088

Korg model VC-10 Vocoder
As used on tour by Eddie Raynor in the late 70's. Provenance: Eddie Raynor (see lot 87).

Realised: $900

0089

Roland SH-2000 Synthesizer
along with wooden road case stamped 'Split Enz 18kg'. As used on tour in the 1970s. Provenance: Eddie Raynor (see lot 87).

Estimate: $1,200 - $2,000

0090

A unique Split Enz Emidisc studio pressing
includes songs: ‘Malmsbury Villa’, ‘Spellbound’, ‘Lovey Dovey’ and ‘No Bother to Me’. Provenance: Eddie Raynor (see lot 87).

Realised: $375

0091

A Crowded House stage costume
Designed by Sarah from Adelaide for Eddie Raynor. Costume consists of hand painted vest, trousers and ‘kung fu’ shoes all with piano motif and Raynor's initials c.1987. Provenance: Eddie Raynor (see lot 87).

Realised: $380

0092

Four Split Enz backstage passes
from their 2006 Australian tour, some signed. Provenance: Eddie Raynor (see lot 87).

Realised: $60

0093

Four Split Enz backstage passes
from their 2006/08/09 Australian tours, some signed. Provenance: Eddie Raynor (see lot 87).

Estimate: $100

0094

Two copies of ‘Book Enz’
‘A Split Enz Book’ photographs by Nigel Griggs & Kylie Foster, published by Split Enz in 1983. Provenance: Eddie Raynor (see lot 87).

Estimate: $100

0095

Three Crowded House badges
each depicting a winged building on fire with banderole inscribed with the band’s name. Provenance: Eddie Raynor (see lot 87).

Realised: $30

0096

Seven assorted Split Enz badges
in a range of sizes and shapes including some from Australia/NZ tours. Provenance: Eddie Raynor (see lot 87).

Realised: $70

0097

Split Enz tour merchandise
scarf and two tee shirts from their 2006 Australia ‘True Colours’ tour. Provenance: Eddie Raynor (see lot 87).

Realised: $90

0098

Split Enz tour merchandise
tote bag, hat and tee shirt from Australia/NZ 2006/08 tour. Provenance: Eddie Raynor (see lot 87).

Estimate: $100

0099

Split Enz ‘Waiata’ tour jacket
black satin bomber jacket with Split Enz ‘Waiata’ album cover insignia on reverse c.1980. Provenance: Eddie Raynor (see lot 87).

Realised: $400

0100

Split Enz ‘Time and Tide’ tour jacket
maroon nylon bomber jacket with ‘Split Enz Tide + Time NZ tour 1982’ inscribed on reverse. Provenance: Eddie Raynor (see lot 87).

Realised: $260