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Landsharks collection

Landsharks collection

Descriptive Summary

Title: Landsharks collection
Creator: Landsharks (Musical group)
Inclusive Dates: 1983-1990
Language(s): English
Extent: 0.25 Linear Feet
Collection Number: ms4129
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

The Landsharks formed in Athens, Georgia in August 1982, consisting of Wade Hester, Scott Sanders, Paul Edwards, and Cal Hale.

Scope and Content

Consists of materials pertaining to the musical group, The Landsharks, from Athens, Georgia from 1983-1990. Includes several posters and also artwork and designs for albums and cassettes. Also includes local publications in which the Landsharks were featured and also memorabilia from a few B-52's performances.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Landsharks collection, ms4129, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

B-52's (Musical group)
Music -- Georgia -- Athens.
Musical groups.
Musicians -- Georgia.

Related Collections in this Repository

Related audiovisual materials from this collection are housed in the Walter J. Brown Media Archive:

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Flyers, Circa 1984-1989
11Promotional Materials, Circa 1984-1989
11Calendar, 1986
12-3Artwork and designs, Undated
13Photgraphs , Undated
13Proof sheets, Undated
14"Athens Night Life" weekly publication, 1983-1984
14"Classic City Live!" weekly publication, 1984-1989
14Athens Underground newspaper - v. 1, no. 12, 1989 July 12
14The B-52's/They Might Be Giants - A Benefit for Aids ticket stub, 1990 August 13
14Pepsi Music Festival ticket stub, 1990 August 17
14Cindy Wilson's autograph from Earth Day performance, 1990
14Guest and photo passes from the B-52's Cosmic Tour, Circa 1989