Tag Archives: record sleeves

MORE HEADLINE NEWS [COVERART #48]

Elvis Costello – Tokyo Storm Warning [12″, 1986] Ruth Wallis – Risqué [late 1950s] Beast – Lonely Nights [1984] Steve Race – Plays James Bond & Other Themes [1965?] * For the past year, most of the Coverart posts have consisted of a photo of two albums (above). Today I’m experimenting with a vertical series of individual […]

YESTERDAY’S PAPERS [COVERART #43]

* “Yesterday’s Papers” by The Rolling Stones [1967] * CoverArt Pair #29 Jethro Tull – Thick As A Brick [Chrysalis, 1972]  /  Frances Faye – Caught In The Act, Volume 2 [GNP, 1959] CoverArt Pair #38 Howard Roberts “Guilty!!” [EMI 1967]  /  Elvis Presley “The Memphis Record” [RCA 1987] CoverArt Pair #40 The Rasberries – […]

HEADLINE NEWS [COVERART PAIR #40]

The Rasberries – Rasberries’ Best  [Capitol 1976]  /  The Hawking Brothers – Special Edition  [Crest mid-1970s] * “Headline News” – ‘Weird Al’ Jankovic [1994] A parody of the Crash Test Dummies 1993 song “Mmm Mmm Mmm Mmm” * Rasberries’ Best is a terrific introduction to this excellent 70s power pop band, recently featured at The Delete […]

HERE IS THE NEWS [COVERART PAIR #38]

Howard Roberts “Guilty!!” [EMI 1967]  /  Elvis Presley “The Memphis Record” [RCA 1987] * “Here is the news” ELO [Album: Time, 1981] *

WHEN THE WORLD IS RUNNING DOWN… [COVERART PAIR #18]

Passport “Infinity Machine” [ATCO 1976] /  Roger McGuinn “Back From Rio” [BMG 1991] “… You Make The Best Of What’s Still Around” Police, 1980

LOOK THROUGH ANY WINDOW [COVERART PAIR #12]

Brand X “Unorthodox Behaviour” [Passport 1976] Mark-Almond “Other People’s Rooms” [A&M 1978] Feature image: Berlin “Voyeur” [Imusic 2002] The Hollies [1965] Given the comments below and the theme of ‘voyeurism’, I added “Electric Ladyland” to invite others to join the conversation.

YOU LIGHT UP MY LIFE [Cover Art Pair #3]

Triumvirate “Spartacus” [EMI Electola, 1975]   /   Bee Gees “Idea” [Polydor, 1968] Wolfgang Dauner “Output” [ECM 1970] i said ‘ pairs’ but this Dauner cover blew the fuse confronting stark ugly darkly comic true? my current life? here’s the back Debby Boone [1977]