album covers

Scariest Heavy Metal Albums
Scariest Heavy Metal Albums
Before the digital age, walking around a record store and curiously browsing through potential gems undiscovered, an effective piece of album art would sometimes provide all incentive needed to bust out your wallet. In the metal section, these moments were very common, especially when an album cover sent a shock through your core or vomit up your esophagus.
Smashing Pumpkins ‘Siamese Dream’ Album Cover Model – Then And Now
Smashing Pumpkins ‘Siamese Dream’ Album Cover Model – Then And Now
Who knew the front cover art of an album that’s nearly 20 years old could cause such a controversy? The Smashing Pumpkins made their mark on the alternative nation with 1993′s ‘Siamese Dream,’ and in addition to hits like ‘Today’ and ‘Cherub Rock,’ the album featured quite memorable cover art: two adorable little girls with cherub-like faces who looked enough alike to be considered twins. Read Mor
Korn’s Self-Titled Debut Album: See What The Little Girl On The Cover Looks Like Now
Korn’s Self-Titled Debut Album: See What The Little Girl On The Cover Looks Like Now
When Korn released their 1994 self-titled debut album, the band made a huge impact with tracks such as ‘Shoots and Ladders,’ ‘Need To’ and ‘Blind.’ However, the band’s music alone isn’t what caught the attention of the public. The album cover for ‘Korn’ remains an iconic yet disturbing one — depicting a small child on a swing set gazing at a large, menacing figure of which we can only see its shad
Tard’s Top Album Covers Of All Time
Tard’s Top Album Covers Of All Time

In the digital age, album art is becoming a lost...well, art. There's nothing like the feeling you can get staring at a great album/c.d. cover while you're listening to the music. Staring at a computer screen can't compare to actually holding the art in your hands. As a kid, I'm sure my family had many discussions about my mental stability. I would literally stare, and draw album art for hours on end and just kind of lose myself in the music and the art. There are a handful of covers from my childhood and from today that still give me that feeling. So, here's a list of some of my favorite album covers of, maybe not all time, but of my time.

The 10 Worst Album Covers Of 2011 Are Not Your Grandfather’s Terrible Album Covers
The 10 Worst Album Covers Of 2011 Are Not Your Grandfather’s Terrible Album Covers
Our friends at PopCrush assembled an epic list of the worst album covers released in the top half of 2011, including atrocities from Lady Gaga, Limp Bizkit and 311. We must say, there’s something about the digital age that makes artists release pretty awful cover art — could it be that in the age of Spotify and iTunes, they think these’ll never actually get seen any larger than thumbnail-size? Rea