An original Factory Records FAC15 concert poster for the Zoo Meets Factory Half-Way/Leigh Open Air Pop Festival, which took place on August 25. 1979 in Leigh, Lancashire. The festival showcased bands from both Factory Records and Zoo Records, which included Joy Division, Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark, Echo And The Bunnymen, A Certain Ratio, The Distractions, X-O-DUS, Elti-Fits, Crawling Chaos, Lori And The Chameleons and The Teardrop Explodes. The event was titled this way because Leigh was located half-way between friendly rivals Factory Records (Manchester) and Zoo Records (Liverpool). Designed by Factory Records in-house designer, Peter Saville, a limited run of only 300 were printed. The poster measures 66.5cm x 92.5cm (26.25 inches x 36.5 inches). The condition is excellent. Our Grading System Explained. Mint = As new. Near mint = Almost like new with one or two very minor flaws. Excellent = Minor wear yet looks attractive and is perfectly usable. Very Good = Some wear and tear but overall presentable and usable. Good = Apparent wear and tear but with obvious deterioration of the condition. Poor = Extremely worn. A plus or minus after the grading indicates that the condition is marginally higher or lower than the stated grade. The item “Factory Records FAC15 1979 Zoo Meets Factory Half-Way Festival Concert Poster UK” is in sale since Saturday, October 12, 2019. This item is in the category “Music\Music Memorabilia\Punk/ New Wave”. The seller is “tracksuk” and is located in Chorley. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United Kingdom
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Type: Posters
- Artists/ Groups: Joy Division
- Brand: Factory Records