Some collect stamps while others collect cards, teddy bears, hats and many more such things.
But some people also collect a type of item which is called music memorabilia.
People usually collect used memorabilia.
In this kind of collection people try to collect those things which have been for some time owned by some of the greatest musical experts.
These are usually historical items which have great value for a music freak.
These kinds of things are called music memorabilia and they are held in high esteem by those who collect these items.
It can be other small things like a scarf used by some singer in a particular show or a small button of any well known singer; it can also be any signed album or record.
To those who collect these items it is a matter of great prestige for them.
It is like touching the greatness of their idol with their hands.
Collectors will keep and preserve music memorabilia just like their own child; they will pamper it and are very possessive about their collections.
By collecting you can bring some unique history to your house.
These collections usually are of things which are quite old and have become legendary.
You can touch history if you collect music memorabilia.
If you collect a signed item of Led Zeppelin IV you will feel that you are holding on to a piece that was touched by the greatest of rock music gods.
For many, the collection of musical history becomes like a religion and they literally worship those things that they have collected.