Letterpress posters – Globe and Hatch

Globe Poster Printing Corp. was a Baltimore letterpress poster company that printed a large selection of concert posters. The company went out of business but their equipment is still operational. It’s at the Maryland Institute College of Art in Baltimore. They are still making posters which are available here. They also made posters for the New York Film Festival with a design by John Waters and the Stax ’68 box set.

History of Globe – Globe at MICA

Globe Poster: An Illustrated History Of American Music : NPR

Nashville’s Hatch Show Print still makes posters, primarily for country music shows. They also do an annual BlobFest Poster. Their online shop is here:

Hatch Show Print Shop

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s