Album Covers of the Year

Finally. The moment you’ve waited for. Yes, my fine 15 Album Covers of the Year. THE best of the best of 2014. Enjoy.   15 Wiz Khalifa “Blacc Hollywood” 14 SBTRKT…

The Box Score

Baseball box scores were a thing of beauty. Stories told through a simple layout of names and numbers. Before anything and everything was available at any given nanosecond, you would have to…

Tattoo You

Grammy Winners for Best Album Covers from 1970-1989

Grammy’s for Best Album Cover (1970 to 1972) and Best Album Package (1973 to 1989).   1970 (Best Album Cover) “Indianola Mississippi Seeds” Robert Lockart, graphic artist. Ivan Nagy, photographer.  …

Grammy Winners for Best Album Covers from 1958 to 1969

I’ve never really paid much attention to the Grammy’s. The whole spectacle is not my cup of tea. So I was surprised to find out that they’ve given an award…

Japanese sweets

It’s Halloween. So let’s celebrate by admiring some Japanese design “eye” candy.    

Let’s re-invent the music experience

Much debate has gone into the business of how we purchase and listen to music. Last month, U2 and Thom Yorke released their music digitally to varying responses. The backlash…

Vintage Labour Party posters

In celebration of the upcoming elections, here a few British Labour Party posters to get you in the mood. Don’t forget to vote!