100 Best Album Covers

100 Best Album Covers

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by Storm Thorgerson, Aubrey Powell, Peter Blake
     
 
Together with co-author Aubrey Powell, Storm Thorgerson founded the influential 1960s Hipgnosis design studio. He is the creative genius behind some of rock music's best-known and most compelling album covers, including several classic Pink Floyd sleeves. Thorgerson has had five of his cover designs included in the 100 classic album covers chosen by the editors of

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Together with co-author Aubrey Powell, Storm Thorgerson founded the influential 1960s Hipgnosis design studio. He is the creative genius behind some of rock music's best-known and most compelling album covers, including several classic Pink Floyd sleeves. Thorgerson has had five of his cover designs included in the 100 classic album covers chosen by the editors of Rolling Stone magazine.

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Thorgerson and Powell provide a compelling look at this medium and prove that it's often more than just marketing: its art.
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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780789449511
Publisher:
DK Publishing, Inc.
Publication date:
09/15/1999
Edition description:
1 AMER ED
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
9.98(w) x 11.96(h) x 0.60(d)

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100 Best Album Covers 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
ONCE AGAIN, DK HAS DONE IT. THE PUBLISHER HAS CAPTURED THE IMAGINATION OF THE AUDIENCE WITH CLASSIC COVERS. SOME OF THE BEST ARE THE ONE'S FROM PINK FLOYD, ESPECIALLY 'DARKSIDE OF THE MOON.'