Dead or Alive?
The music album or single cover art reportedly died after the 70’s as a result of declining sales in part due to file sharing apps like Napster. These album or single covers are placed side by side with similarities or contrasts in subject matter with at least 25 years between their release illustrating the death of this art form has been greatly over exaggerated.
The Beatles Sgt. Pepper's was ground breaking and spawned many parodies.
London Calling makes the Elvis Presley cover even cooler.
Velvet Underground and Rolling Stones cover art by Andy Warhol.
Vinyl banana peels off to reveal pink fruit. Real zipper used on album cover.
The single most iconic image of the punk era.
Die cut cover reveals portraits of the band members.