Tag Archives: LP covers

MARS NEEDS GUITARS

It has been quite a while since there’s been an album cover post. So here is a six-pack of six-string instruments from the VC holding, each gee-tar dominating its sleeve. Few humans (or Martians) in sight (other than Robby’s disturbingly disembodied hands and the mortal remains of Mr Be-Bop). THE ALBUMS Chuck Berry – Rockit […]

COVER PAIRS COMPILED [PART FOUR]

Another compilation of the ‘Cover pairs’ posts from the early days of Vinyl Connection. (The other comps are linked at the bottom of the page) In case you were wondering, the name of each pair post was a song title. Hope you find something to enjoy. * #51 BREAKFAST CLUB Larry Coryell / Alphonse Mouzon – […]

10 RIPPING ROGER DEAN ALBUM COVERS

* Learn more about artist Roger Dean at his official website. The ‘feature image’ is the cover of the Ilex publications book “Roger Dean: Dragon’s Dream” published in 2008. According to the Ilex website, the book “encompasses album covers, paintings, and stage designs; logos and icons produced for computer game companies (such as Psygnosis, Bullet Proof […]

A COVER ART QUIZ [#1]

Looking for fun ways to invite people to visit Vinyl Connection, I decided to try using Facebook by posting a ‘Cover Quiz’ on the Vinyl Connection Facebook page. But then I thought, “The WordPress crew would probably enjoy this too”. So here it is. Rules below. (Bossy, huh?) * * Here are 12 album covers (CD […]

CLEAN, CLEAN [COVERART PAIR #30]

Van Der Graaf Generator “The Aerosol Grey Machine” [Mercury, 1970]  /  Harmonia “Musik von Harmonia” [Brain, 1974] * The Buggles “Clean Clean”  [Living in the Plastic Age; Island 1979] * More ‘newspaper’ covers to come. This post is for 1537 who recently wrote a terrific piece on the Harmonia album.