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Slideshow: 50 Bands, 50 States

Posters, records, and other memorabilia trace the history of our nation's most important bands
By PHOENIX STAFF  |  July 3, 2008

In honor of this week's "50 Bands, 50 States" feature, we scoured Boston Phoenix archivist David Bieber's treasure trove of rare musical paraphernalia, in search of the best stuff from the best bands. Here's a taste of what we dug up. All photos courtesy of David Bieber Archives.

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A cover from a bootlegged live Stooges album, signed by Iggy himself. The Stooges are our best group from Michigan.

 

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