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Re: Rare Al items that you own!

Postby Muppetboy09 » Tue Jul 04, 2017 3:18 am

I mean, I guess you can say they are "rare". Keep in mind, there are probably about 2000+ (if my math is correct) of those cups out there.

EDIT: My math is wrong. That's what I get for using Microsoft Word to "count the line breaks" of his touring schedule
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Re: Rare Al items that you own!

Postby minnick27 » Tue Jul 04, 2017 4:27 pm

Less than that. Hes done what, 1500 shows? And you cant count any pre 1992 shows

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Re: Rare Al items that you own!

Postby YankoSwag 8888 » Tue Jul 04, 2017 11:06 pm

He's played Nirvana about 1091 times. It's his 2nd most played song.
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Re: Rare Al items that you own!

Postby darthmosh27 » Thu Jul 06, 2017 10:05 pm

Late to the game here (of posting, not of being a fan). If we're keeping this to rare items, I guess my top ones are:
*"The Authorized Al" book by Tino Ansana & Al
*promotional posters for "Permanent Record: Al in the Box"
*cardboard cutout of Al and his parents (http://www.sebby.org/pictures/2002/alcon/alcon038.jpg) from my retail days promoting a polka collection including his duet, "Who Stole the Kishka", with Frankie Yankovic
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Re: Rare Al items that you own!

Postby ajv2001 » Fri Jul 14, 2017 9:45 pm

Now I don't really own any TRULY RARE Al items though I do have some hard to find items.

1. The Compleat Al
I have an original Compleat Al VHS tape. Not totally rare, but still hard to find!

2. Peter and the Wolf
I have an audio cassette of Peter and the Wolf that is an original CBS Records PROMO COPY, that I got Al to sign at the tour bus once. again, not TOTALLY rare but hard to come by.

3. Permanent Record: Al in the Box
This is my latest find. Just yesterday, I was at a media store and came across a copy of Permanent Record complete with booklet for only $26! In near mint condition! Of course I HAD to buy it!!
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9/16/2017-Providence, RI [UHF] M&G
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