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Album Cover Art Wednesday: Hard Nose The Highway

I’m a big fan of Van Morrison’s early work but Hard Nose The Highway has always left me cold. It was something of a letdown after Van’s great run of studio albums from 1968 to 1972… 75 more words


Album Cover Art Wednesday: Tony Bennett

Tony Bennett is a remarkable artist. He’s still going strong at the age of 88. He lasted by sticking to his guns and being who he really is: a Jazz saloon singer. 98 more words


Album Cover Art Wednesday: Beauty and the Beat

I have never picked an album just because of the title before. There’s obviously a first time for everything and this is it. The cover is unexceptional but the title… 57 more words


This Time We Mean It

REO Speedwagon’s 5th studio album This Time We Mean It was released in 1975. Keeping with my ablum work, this was done on wood with aspects routered to elevate aspects of the album work, using acrylic paint.

Rock & Roll Art

Letzte Instanz "Shuldig"

Wikipedia says: “Letzte Instanz, founded in Dresden, Germany in 1996, is a German metal band particularly noted for their use of the violin and cello. To date, they have released eleven studio albums, two live albums, two live DVDs, three singles and have appeared on a number of mix CDs.” 127 more words

Art & Photography

Album Cover Art Wednesday: Rhapsody In Blue

This album dates from 1941 and was issued in the *original* pre-LP album format, meaning it was pressed on shellac, not vinyl. I picked this recording by Andre Kostelanetz and his Orchestra for the simplicity and purity of the cover design:


Album Cover Art Wednesday: A Nod Is As Good As A Wink To A Blind Horse

This classic 1971 Faces LP has one of the best as well as longest album titles in rock history. The Faces made their bones as a live band, but this album captured the essence of what made them so great in concert. 293 more words