CRIME - ORIGINAL PROGRAM & SONGBOOK, SIGNED BY JOHNNY STRIKE
Place Published: San Francisco
Publisher: Crime Music
Date Published: 1977
Book Id: 1006
Slim octavo; yellow sheets, saddle-stitched into red illustrated wrappers displaying the band's name and reproducing Roy Lichtenstein's iconic pop-art image of a hand holding a smoking gun; [8pp]; signed by CRIME guitarist and front man Johnny Strike on first page. A Fine copy.
Original program / songbook given out at a CRIME show at Mabuhay Gardens in San Francisco on December 17, 1977. Provides the set list for the night and includes lyrics to such songs as Frustration, Crime Wave, Rock 'n Roll Enemy #1, Piss on Your Dog, San Francisco's Doomed, Oh Yeah B-B-B-Baby, I Stupid (Anyway), and Murder by Guitar. A matinee on Sunday 12/18 is also advertised on the last page. Cover art reproduces Roy Lichtenstein's famous smoking gun. Provenance: From the collection of Johnny Strike.