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After the Tomita article, there was a quiver of interest in album covers featuring space (It’s the final frontier, don’t you know). A couple of fine suggestions were made, and I recalled… 142 more words

Covers Only, Thanks

My memories of Isao Tomita

It is with sadness …  I will return from my blogging exile today … in order to tell you about the recent death of Japanese musician… 810 more words


Album Cover Art Wednesday: SSSSH

No, I’m not shushing the obnoxious Dudebros, of both the left and right, who are making Campaign 2016 so annoying. I’m talking about Ten Years After’s 1969 album of that name. 89 more words


Album Cover Art Wednesday: The Incredible String Band

The Incredible String Band out of Scotland were one of the quirkiest bands in music history. Naturally, I like them. ISB is usually described as folk-rock but I’d add psychedelic and gypsy to the description as well. 85 more words


Album Cover Art Wednesday: Encores

I spent a fair amount of time last Saturday telling an Adrastos-Zelig story about meeting Jazz great Stan Kenton. It only seemed right to feature a Kentonian (Stannish?) cover in this space. 85 more words