Due out on May 9th, a new hardcover book detailing the design collective Hipgnosis’s iconic album covers – from Pink Floyd to Peter Gabriel – will be available for your viewing pleasure.

Vinyl. Album. Cover. Art features all 373 record covers by designers Hipgnosis in one collection for the first time ever, including numerous covers for Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin, Genesis and Peter Gabriel, as well as covers for Black Sabbath, Styx, Yes, Def Leppard, Paul McCartney, The Police and Bad Company — just to name a few.

Each cover also features commentary from Hipgnosis co-founders ‘Po’ and Storm Throgerson, as well as long-form articles by Peter Gabriel, Storm Thorgerson and more.

The hardcover is available now for pre-order on Amazon for a cool $40 bucks.

Read more about the collection HERE — pre-order your copy HERE.

See Also: WCBS-FM’s ‘Music Your Kids Should Know’


–Joe Cingrana/WCBS-FM


Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From WCBS-FM 101.1

Big Show PodcastScott Shannon Weekly Podcast
Sunday 7am-11amScott Shannon's new show featuring artist interviews, song countdowns, one-hit-wonders and commentary from Scott.

Listen Live