This lot comes from the estate of Gina Zamparelli, who was the first woman concert promoter to produce concerts in major venues with national-level artists in the United States. She is known for her work with Guns N' Roses, Motley Crue, Van Halen, W. Keel, Great White, Riot, Graham Bonnet, RATT, to name but a few. Gina produced concerts at Perkins Palace, The Roxy Theatre, The Whisky, The Hollywood Palladium, and The Santa Monica Civic Auditorium. Her company also managed Perkins Palace.Zamparelli was active in historic preservation and her mission was to save this legendary venue. She waged one of the longest (20-year) battles fought for a historic landmark in the city of Pasadena.
Los Angeles concert promoter Gina Zamparelli worked with Guns N' Roses going back to the mid-1980s club days. She booked many shows at the Perkins Palace in Pasadena, and when she started her quest to preserve this landmark venue, she called in the help of many of her celebrity friends to join her in this fight. Among them was Slash who penned this sincere and heartfelt letter to the City of Pasadena.Featured here is that original letter from June 14, 2001, complete with a brief cover page. The letter was mailed to Gina Zamparelli by Perla Ferrer, publicist for Slash at the time.
Also included is the original fax and envelop. A great piece of Slash memorabilia and Los Angeles concert history. This letter comes with a Certificate of Authenticity, issued by REAL (Roger Epperson Authentication Limited). This item is in the category "Entertainment Memorabilia\Autographs-Original\Music\Rock & Pop\Cards & Papers".The seller is "sig21" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, Korea, South, Indonesia, Taiwan, South Africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Republic of, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Panama, Jamaica, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei Darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French Guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman Islands, Liechtenstein, Sri Lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macau, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Vietnam, Uruguay.