July 18, 2006
This is the coolest way of replacing album art I’ve seen yet. Though it probably doesn’t quite fit that tactile aspect, and you can’t take it or lend it like a record.
July 11, 2006
Sell blank CDR’s and a link to the website to download the episodes.
June 15, 2006
Design Observer: writings about design & culture
Logo and band font design was sort of lost among larger discussions of album cover design — which also peaked in the 1970s — and even today the origins of many logos are shrouded in mystery and misinformation.
Guardian Unlimited Technology | Technology | Making a song and dance
Making a song and dance
Don’t believe all you read about web-driven musical phenomenons. Old-fashioned PR and marketing still have a big part to play in their success. Adam Webb reports
May 23, 2006
Greeeat little article about music and packaging. I wish I had this for the lit review!
There are those who mourn the vanishing of the nice big cardboard packages that vinyl came in. The format allowed fairly large images, credits, and photos. The usual assumption is that much of this imagery, like music videos, is a reflection of, and extension of, the music creator’s sensibility.