Articles about Album Covers

The Boogie Plays On
Goldmine (2016) Vol. 42, No. 11, pp. 52,54,56


Blackletter logotypes and metal music
Metal Music Studies (2016) Vol. 2, No. 1, pp. 109-124

Text and band logos based on blackletter scripts are a common sight in visual metal music culture such as on album covers. This article develops a framework for analysing the affinity between blackletter script and metal music. The analytical framework ...

Goldmine (2016) Vol. 42, No. 1, pp. 29,31


Uncut (2016) , No. 224, pp. 119


Iconografía musical aplicada: las portadas de discos de Iberia de Isaac Albéniz como caso de estudio
TRANS (2015) , pp. 1-28

A commercial sound recording is a product, a document, and an acoustic-musical object, while the album's cover lends it its look and functions like a business card. Moreover, the iconography applied on cover can manifest itself in eye-catching illustrations of ...