The illustration has been created by Steve Mitchell of 57 Design and the limited edition prints are signed, stamped and numbered. The poster is printed using traditionally litho offset onto a 190gsm matt uncoated archival long life certified paper (ISO 9706) is and available in two sizes, A3 (29.7cm x 42cm) and B2 (50cm x 70cm).
The final design documents some of the legendary ‘Rock’ bands hosted at the Rainbow Theatre including Aswad, Big Youth, Black Slate, Black Uhuru, Bob Marley & The Wailers, Burning Spear, The Cimarons, Culture, Dennis Brown, Desmond Dekker & The Aces, Dillinger, Gregory Isaacs, Inner Circle, Jimmy Cliff, Keith Hudson, Ken Boothe, Matumbi, Misty in Roots, Peter Tosh, The Pioneers, Prince Far I, Sly & Robbie, Steel Pulse, Tapper Zukie, Third World, Toots & The Maytals.
In view of COVID’s decimation of the live entertainment sector, 10% of 45 Original’s The Rainbow Theatre Retrospective Edition sales profits will be donated to the Music Venue Trust.
Music Venue Trust is a UK registered charity which acts to protect, secure and improve Grassroots Music Venues. Registered with the Charity Commission of England and Wales. Registration No: 1159846.