Favourite Albumn cover

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  • owt by Genesis
  • The Division Bell by Pink Floyd

    Can't explain why I like the pic, just do
  • Led Zeppelin album Houses of the Holy, photoes of kids crawling on the Giant's Causeway and Dunluce Castle, N. Ireland which are close to where I grew up. At 16 it was a shock to realise the god's (or their photographer) had walked on my boring little corner of the universe.

  • Pink Floyd - Dark Side of the Moon
  • Pink Floyd- Momentary Lapse of Reason (I think)- the one with the beds on the beach.
    Genesis Trespass
  • Oh I was forgetting the Rudimentary Peni one which folded out.


  • 77 by Talking Heads.
  • Rum,sodomy and the lash the Pogues
  • y'all get scared now ya hear! by The Reindeer Section
  • Pink Floyd are doing well here!!
  • Pulp - Different Class

    or Blink 182 Enema of the State :-)
  • AC/DC - Back in Black
    Scissor Sisters
    Damien Rice - O
  • Ive always liked Dark thrones Earlier covers - just because they are so different to anyoneone elses and perfectly capture the atmosphere of the music.

    Dark throne - a Blaze in the Northern Sky

    Or Dark throne - Transylvanian Hunger.
  • Court of the Crimson King - King Crimson (left a very impressionable effect).

    The reason Floyd did well, was that they were one of ther first to realise that covers sold the record inside, as all their fans were tooo spaced out to open the sleeve.
  • Rio Duran Duran
  • Thick as a brick Jethro tull
  • Carp music but Mel B's (Spice Girl) cover is a fav of mine
  • Warhol`s Velvet Underground & Nico
    ( original with peelable banana)
  • Megadeth - The world needs a hero

    Metallica - Metallica

    Guns n Roses - Appetite for Destruction
  • Beck - Odelay
    Crazy Penis - A Nice Hot Bath With...
    Leftfield - Rhythm & Stealth
    Massive Attack - Mezzanine
    Primus - Sailing The Seas Of Cheese
    The Clash - London Calling
  • David Bowie

    Ziggy Stardust, Aladin Sane or Diamond Dogs
  • AC/DC -If you want blood...
    Rainbow - Rising
    Rush - A Farewell to Kings
    Scorpions - Virgin Killer
    Stone Roses - Stone Roses
  • Floyd-Relics
  • 10p badger - thanks for that - I've not laughed so much in ages:)

    Bob Dylan - Bringing It All Back Home

    Roxy Music's early LP covers made an impression on me as well:))
  • How about...

    OK Computer - Radiohead
    Technique - New Order
    Actually - Pet Shop Boys
    Regeneration - The Divine Comedy

  • 10p / BR - they are not funny but are instead seriously deranged - especially 'Julie's 16th Birthday"
  • Wow- so many...
    Anything with a (live) Moomoo on the cover (& not being violated).

    Kitsch fun: Elton John/Caribou
    Also- Ziggy Stardust

    Freaky: The Tubes: Remote Control :)M
  • Spinal Tap - Smell the Glove

    "It's like black leather". "How much more Black could this be?...None, none more black"
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    IAN: ...uh, we feel, I mean, we feel and it seems to be facts that, uh...the company is rather down on the cover. Is that the case?

    BOBBI: Yes.

    IAN: You can give it to me straight, you know.

    BOBBI: Listen umm... they don't like the cover, they don't like the cover.

    IAN: Uh huh, well that is certainly straight.

    BOBBI: They find it very offensive and very sexist.

    IAN: Well what exactly...do you find offensive, I mean, what's offensive?

    BOBBI: IAN, you put a greased naked woman...

    IAN: Yes...

    BOBBI: ..on all fours...

    IAN: Yes.

    BOBBI: ...with a dog collar around her neck...

    IAN: ...with a dog collar...

    BOBBI: ...and a leash...

    IAN: ...and a leash...

    BOBBI: ...and a man's arm extended out up to here holding on to the leash and pushing a black glove in her face to sniff it. You don't find that offensive, you don't find that sexist?

    IAN: No I don't, this is 1982, BOBBI, come on.

    BOBBI: That's right it's 1982 get out of the 60's we don't have this mentality any more.

    IAN: Well you shoulda seen the cover they wanted to do. It wasn't a glove believe me.

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