The Art of the LP
It caught your eye in the record store, made you swoon as you listened in your bedroom, and sticks in your memory right alongside the music, so there’s no denying the effect of artwork on the recording industry! Arriving in its own sleek, red sleeve, this 400-page anthology by Johnny Morgan and Ben Wardle spotlights the most celebrated album designs of each decade, from the 1950s to the 90s. Accompanied by details about the creators and concepts behind each record sleeve, this coffee table book focuses on the ways that visual art transformed the identities of musicians, showcased emerging technologies, commented on politics and pop culture, and communicated the style of a recording’s sound. If you’re a fan of sound graphic design, this colossal compendium will remind you of what makes music discovery and vinyl collecting such an eye-opening experience!
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- Measures approximately 9.5 x 12.25 inches.
- 400 pages.