POWER OF POP MUSIC ROCK HISTORY – OUR FAVOURITE ALBUM COVERS (PART I)

ROCK HISTORY – OUR FAVOURITE ALBUM COVERS (PART I)

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The album cover is a lost art now. In this feature, we celebrate some of our favourites (and the people behind them) over the course of rock history.

In alphabetical order.

Bruce Springsteen – Born to Run (1975)

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Photographed by Eric Meola

David Bowie – Aladdin Sane (1973)

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Photographed by Brian Duffy

Genesis – Duke (1980)

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Artwork by Lionel Koechlin

Joy Division – Unknown Pleasures (1979)

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Designed by Peter Saville.

Pink Floyd – Wish You Were Here (1975)

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Photographed by Aubrey ‘Po’ Powell. Designed by Hipgnosis.

Roxy Music – Country Life (1974)

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Photographed by Eric Boman

The Beatles – Rubber Soul (1965)

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Photographed by Robert Freeman

The Clash – London Calling (1979)

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Photographed by Pennie Smith.

The Doors – Morrison Hotel (1970)

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Photographed by Henry Diltz

The Who – Who’s Next (1971)

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Photographed by Ethan Russell

… still there’s more …