Tag Archives: album covers

Optical illusion on band’s album cover shows hidden message

The OPTICAL illusion album cover has been bending the minds of music lovers for decades. At first glance, the cover of Soulwax’s 2005 album NY Excuse looks like a monochrome grid. 1 Soulwax’s NY Excuse album cover has been turning heads since its 2005 release1 credit If you step back …

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How Aladdin Sane became the most expensive album cover of all time – and David Bowie’s defining image

If you search David Bowie on Spotify, a familiar icon comes up: the man himself, eyes closed, makeup deadly pale and with a flash of red and blue on his face. This is the photo on the front of Bowie’s sixth album, 1973 sane aladdin. “Perhaps more iconic than the …

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Queen album cover will go under the hammer but the second one was thrown out by mistake

A plan to sell original artwork created for a pair of classics Queen albums was thwarted when one was accidentally thrown in the trash. Art director and designer David Rating decided to auction off the original artwork from Queen’s 1975 vinyl album A Night At The Opera and 1976’s A …

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Design an album cover, win $1000

February 18, 2022 | weston today Painters, illustrators, photographers and others have the opportunity to design artwork for a vinyl LP released by Westport Library. A $1,000 prize will be awarded to the artist whose work is chosen. Registrations must be made before March 25 at backalbum.artcall.org. Only ages 14 …

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Can you print an album cover on a shirt?

Can you print an album cover on a shirt? The answer is yes, of course! But can you print an album cover on a shirt and SELL it? Hmmm…if you’re not afraid of paying big fines, of course you can. So, in other words, no. It’s risky. You could even …

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Viral weather photo corrected with Iron Maiden album cover images

We have all photographed animals or other shapes forming in clouds, but a weather image that has been circulated several times in recent years has a metal clip although it may not be completely legitimate. According to USA Today, a stormy weather photo that appears to show a skull face …

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Terry Bradshaw Accidentally Covers His Daughter Rachel’s NSFW Album

Terry Bradshawtries to help her daughter Rachel BradshawThe new album has backfired in an awkward way. In the latest episode of E! series The Bradshaw Band, Rachel Bradshaw has revealed she isn’t just ready to make music again after quitting when she tragically lost her husband. Terry had made several …

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Morrison Hotel Gallery Preps ‘1971’ album cover exhibition

This year marks the 50th anniversary of many landmark albums, from Joni Mitchell’s Blue at Marvin Gaye What is happening at John Lennon To imagine. So it’s fitting that the Morrison Hotel – a gallery co-founded by Henry Diltz specializing in rock photography – celebrates these classics with a new …

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Who is Luis Mora, the artist behind the cover of Drake’s alternative album?

Drake has revealed alternative album cover designs from a number of different artists on Instagram. Who is Luis Mora? The Canadian singer and rapper continues to celebrate the successful release of his sixth studio album, Certified Lover Boy, released on September 3 of this year. In a series of new …

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Taliban press conference sparks Griselda album cover memes on Twitter | The latest hip-hop, music and media news

HipHopWired Featured Video CLOSE Source: Johnny Nunez / Getty The very serious situation in Afghanistan continues to unfold and with the Taliban takeover all eyes are on the region. The Islamist group and the military organization have held a press conference since taking office this week. Griselda album cover. Griselda …

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How an unused Jimi Hendrix album art led to Journey’s Scarab

Towards the end of the video for Journey’s new single “The Way We Used to Be”, an animated proxy from guitarist Neal Schon seems to turn into a dung beetle. It would be an odd visual choice were it not for the importance of the insect in Journey’s lore, appearing …

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Vinyl and streaming boom sparks album art renaissance

“There are now so many platforms for musicians to publish their work,” says Podhajsky. “In order for music to stand out among such a saturated crowd, it really has to have visuals to help the audience understand what music is before they even listen to it. And that has always …

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Cover market increases support for animated album covers

CHICAGO, Feb. 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Cover art market (CAM) today announces increased support for Animated album cover. Motion Covers are animated versions of traditional album covers. Motion Covers stand out, captivating listeners, creating more interest and flow. The CAM platform’s Cover Discovery Engine™ (CDE) now supports Motion Covers, making …

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Cover Market Increases Support For Animated Album Cover Art

CHICAGO, February 10, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Coverage Art market (CAM) today announces increased support for Motion Album Cover Art. Motion Covers are animated versions of traditional album covers. Motion Covers stand out, captivating listeners, creating more interest and flow. The CAM platform’s Cover Discovery Engine â„¢ (CDE) now …

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