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less rockist answers please!

Tracer Hand, Thursday, 6 June 2002 00:00 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

better question? is which is the odd one out

sam, Thursday, 6 June 2002 00:00 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

Hmm one's coming up broken for me now lemme try first one again:

http://e- profession.com/records/pink_floyd_obscured_by.JPG http://e-profession.com/records/ccr_bayou_country.jpg

Tracer Hand, Thursday, 6 June 2002 00:00 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

hmm color balance makes those two look a lot different than they actually do

Tracer Hand, Thursday, 6 June 2002 00:00 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

I don't get it, babe.

Ally, Thursday, 6 June 2002 00:00 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

give it some time...

Tracer Hand, Thursday, 6 June 2002 00:00 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

a couple of brent's from the pitchfork "cover art cop" archives...

http://www.pitchforkmedia.com/news/00-05/22.shtml and http://www.pitchforkmedia.com/news/00-05/03.shtml

, Thursday, 6 June 2002 00:00 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

well now you're just being silly

that first thing on pitchfork immediately made me think of this (i am bonkers):

http://www.pitchforkmedia.com/news/00-05/pearljam-xtc.gif
http://senators.free.fr/Listen/Covers/large_Covers/cd/Anthem.JPG

Tracer Hand, Thursday, 6 June 2002 00:00 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

http://images.amazon.com/images/P/B000000WH7.01.LZZZZZZZ.jpg

Sorta.

Nate Patrin, Friday, 7 June 2002 00:00 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

Before and after?

http://images.amazon.com/images/P/B00000099S.01.MZZZZZZZ.jpg

Nate Patrin, Friday, 7 June 2002 00:00 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

Oops dammit. http://www.musicfanclubs.org/beastieboys/tourshot.jpg

Nate Patrin, Friday, 7 June 2002 00:00 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

not fair to the feelies !! they were a very self-conscious group of young men "from next door" in the tradition of buddy holly

and crazy rhythms was a packaging dream -- very fresh and airy and roomy and clean and not ambient (with the CD you only get a white jewel case side-piece)

whereas the vinyl looked a bit like this :

+---------------+ | | | | | | | | | | | | +---------------+

George Gosset, Friday, 7 June 2002 00:00 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

no, that was the mp3 of the html version of the feelies vinyl, sorry

George Gosset, Friday, 7 June 2002 00:00 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

First, I just want to say that the last couple of posts by George Gosset are among the most amusing things I've ever read. Though I fear for George's sanity.

Second, we have a NEW ENTRY, courtesy Sean Carruthers.

http://image.allmusic.com/00/amg/cov200/drc700/c734/c734834tuxu.j pg http://image.allmusic.com/00/amg/cov200/drd100/d156/d15653u507w.j pg

Tracer Hand, Thursday, 20 June 2002 00:00 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

Shit, again:
http://www.chedsey.com/images/possessed/seven.jpg

Siegbran Hetteson, Thursday, 20 June 2002 00:00 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

Oops,

http://www.beggars.com/banquet/index.htm

Alex in NYC, Thursday, 20 June 2002 00:00 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

Damn....one more time:

http://www.beggars.com/artists/catalogue/thee_hypnotics/ images/situ28cd.jpg

Alex in NYC, Thursday, 20 June 2002 00:00 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

Damn

http://gs.cdnow.com/graphics/COVERART/local/L/36/82/ 00063682.jpg

Alex in NYC, Thursday, 20 June 2002 00:00 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

The broken one was supposed to be our pal Jaz again...probably didn't work so well anyhow. Here's another one, probably tentative, and then off to bed.
http://image.allmusic.com/00/amg/cov200/drc400/c406/c40686v453g.j pghttp://image.allmusic.com/00/amg/cov200/drc300/c313/c3135013ncb.j pg

Sean Carruthers, Thursday, 20 June 2002 00:00 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

Alex- add the cover of 'Skullflower's Xaman (to be found in their homepage: google it!) to heelhammer cover.

Julio Desouza, Thursday, 27 June 2002 00:00 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

alex nyc, you have truly found yr calling! ;-)

Ron, Thursday, 27 June 2002 00:00 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

http://www.poplust.com/virgins.jpeghttp://www.jpgr.co.uk/sapcor2_d.jpg

the horror, the horror. at least they didn't emulate the front cover art!

Hunter, Friday, 28 June 2002 00:00 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

http://image.allmusic.com/00/amg/cov200/dre400/e462/ e46246b2sk5.jpg http://homepages.nyu.edu/~alr237/ splits_sickpleasure.jpg

Look at the gun on the SICK PLEASURE cover....clearly rendered from studying the iconic image on the left.

Alex in NYC, Friday, 28 June 2002 00:00 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

that beasties tape looks well travelled

Ron, Friday, 28 June 2002 00:00 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

(p.s. can we start another cover connections thread plz, as this one is getting rather cumbersome?)

minna, Sunday, 30 June 2002 00:00 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

Cover Connections II.

Jeff W, Monday, 1 July 2002 00:00 (fifteen years ago) Permalink

ten years pass...
three weeks pass...
nine months pass...
six months pass...
one year passes...
one month passes...
one month passes...
one year passes...

Beat me to it!

...and Queens of the Stone Age (upthread) and loads more.

Jeff W, Friday, 28 October 2016 18:25 (nine months ago) Permalink

seven months pass...

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