1000 Record Covers (Taschen 25) ISBN: 9783822840856
Used- Very Good condition
A used book that has been read but is still in great condition. A fascinating survey of cover art (TASCHEN’s 25th anniversary special edition) Record covers are a sign of our life and times. Like the music on the discs they address such issues as love life death fashion and rebellion. For music fans the covers are the expression of a period of a particular time in their lives. Many are works of art and have become as famous as the music they stand for?Andy Warhol’s covers for example including the banana he designed for The Velvet Underground. This special edition of Record Covers presents a selection of the best 60s to 90s rock album covers from music archivist disc jockey journalist and ex-record publicity executive Michael Ochs’s enormous private collection. Both a trip down memory lane and a study in the evolution of cover art this is a sweeping look at an under-appreciated art form.
Used – Very Good