The illustration has been created by Steve Mitchell of 57 Design. The limited edition t-shirt is screen printed using environmentally friendly inks onto premium quality organic Stanley Stellar Creator t-shirts. The t-shirt is dispatched in a 45 Original 7” vinyl record box with authenticated, signed and numbered ‘back stage style’ satin sticky pass and a free 7” mini-poster.
The final design documents some of the legendary ‘Rock’ bands hosted at the Rainbow Theatre including Al Green, Barry White, Bill Withers, Billy Preston, Curtis Mayfield, Donna Summer, Edwin Starr, Herbie Hancock, Isaac Hayes, Jackie Wilson, James Brown, The Jacksons, Junior Walker, Kool & The Gang, Marvin Gaye, The Meters, Richie Havens, Rose Royce, The Staple Singers, Stevie Wonder, The Temptations, War.
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.