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Album Cover Art Wednesday: Whenever You Need Somebody

This is without a doubt the dullest album cover I’ve ever posted for this feature. It’s by an artist I don’t like and the cover looks like it’s Rick Astley’s headshot from his days as an underwear model. 652 more words


Album Cover Art Wednesday: Last Days and Time

Last Days and Time was released in 1972. It was Earth, Wind & Fire’s musically ambitious third studio album. It helped mark them as rising stars. 73 more words



With this selection of bold and colourful 80s album covers, I’ve tried to steer away from the dead obvious – rolled up jacket sleeves, bushels of big hair, heavy metal cartoon covers – yet capture something of the vibrant self-belief embodied in these sleeve designs. 123 more words


Record collecting - a love affair or an addiction?

Okay, as you probably have gathered if you read my blog, I live in Sweden. This is not a very important piece of information, but it explains why this post was inspired (probably not the right word) by a recent book and a magazine number. 1,254 more words

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Album Cover Art Wednesday: Have Guitar Will Travel

The late Bo Diddley’s music was always about fun. No deep philosophical lyrics or thoughts, Bo just wanted to rock. His album covers reflected that as well as the man’s antic sense of humor. 44 more words


Album Cover Art Wednesday: Alone Together

Dave Mason’s exit from Traffic remains acrimonious to this day. Alone Together was his first solo effort and it puts the rock in rock. Literally.  I thought of this album cover whilst driving through the a part of Virginia that was full of limestone quarries. 145 more words


Album Cover Art Wednesday: Les Moustaches

I’m not sure if this is album cover is real or fake. I am, however, sure that it’s deeply silly. Btw, Dr. A hates mustaches.