(Note: The following dates from February 2021. I’m not sure why I never posted it, but it seems like a fairly decent rant.) Fry’s Electronics announced last week that the brand has […]
Ask any music lover about the Wailers and you’ll likely get a Bob Marley lecture, but ask that same question in the Pacific Northwest and you may hear the legend of the […]
Artist: Sun Title: Sunburn Year: 1978 Label: Capitol Art Direction: Roy Kohara Cover Photography: Olivier Ferrand For more great sleeves, visit the Cheesecake Album Cover Gallery.
The world (well, the U.S. at least) is in the midst of an identity crisis. What’s unique about this particular identity crisis, though, is that rather than “who am I” this one […]
“Welcome to Ameriburger! One or two?” The perky teen girl behind the register smiled broadly. Her blond ponytail swished, powered solely by her desire her to serve rather than by her minimum […]
I recently returned to the American South after a 34 year-long weekend in sunny California, and while record buying didn’t factor into that decision the idea of fresh crates of vinyl to […]
Artist: The New Christy Minstrels Title: The Quiet Sides of the New Christy Minstrels Year: 1965 Label: Columbia Cover Design: Unknown, presume in-house art department. For more great sleeves, visit the […]
Okay, so I like jigsaw puzzles–a fact that will never see the light of day on my dating profile. I also like music, which is why I puzzled over a list of […]
I visit a lot of charity shops, where I dig through piles of discarded junk like a grizzled miner sifting through tailings. There might be gold hiding on that thar shelf bulging […]
Artist: Mats Olsson and Orchestra Title: Swedish Brass Year: 1966 Label: RCA Cover Design: Unknown, presume in-house art department. For more great sleeves, visit the Cheesecake Album Cover Gallery.