Tuesday, April 3

A Bit of Art On the Walls

Here's a few of my favorite recent album covers. Starting from the top, we have:

Stars of the Lid - And Their Refinement of the Decline (Kranky)
Pantha Du Prince - This Bliss (Dial)
Senking - List (Raster-Noton)
Moskitoo - Drape (12k)
Patrick Wolf - The Magic Position (Loog)

Monday, April 2

Follow-Up: Digital Album Art & Liner Notes

Following on from my post last week, Wired has published this new story today:

Designers Work to Rescue a Dying Art Form

I'm not sure about "a theme park ride through the album," but at least it appears they're moving in the right general direction.