Album packaging has evolved over six decades. Excellent artwork still matters, and the future promises many advances for digital music and new media.
Artwork may be designed to show off music, but some album cover designers have attracted fame thanks to their iconic work. Here we look at 13 of the best.
Sgt. Pepper wasn’t built in a day. See how the Beatles’ revolutionary album came to be and its enduring influence over 50 years later with this infographic.
From country to rock, jazz to hip-hop, these personas embody a specific moment in an artist’s development.
The defining album of the Summer Of Love, The Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band remains a benchmark album in music history.
uDiscover presents a who’s who guide to all 58 of the famous icons on The Beatles’ groundbreaking album cover for Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band.
The Beatles’ ‘Sgt Pepper’ inspired many cover versions, from artists as diverse as Jimi Hendrix and The Flaming Lips. uDiscover celebrates some of the best.
History can be divided as pre-Pepper and post Pepper.
The Oasis frontman’s fashion house previously released a collection inspired by ‘Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band’.
Prime members can also now stream the 'Yellow Submarine' soundtrack on Prime Music for the first time ever in the US, UK, Germany, France, Italy and Spain.
The follow-up to 'The Electric Warlock Acid Witch Satanic Orgy Celebration Dispenser' looks likely to arrive early next year.
50 years ago, The Beatles released ‘Sgt Pepper’ and spring became the Summer Of Love uDiscover presents a gallery of images that tell the story.
The Beatles' Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band album is to go into the Guinness Book of Records for the longest gap between stints at No. 1 in the UK.
Patti Smith is set to receive the coveted John Lennon Real Love Award at the annual John Lennon Tribute event in New York in December 2017
Hugh Syme has been synonymous with prog legends Rush since 1975. He shares his memories of working with “a band that dared to deviate from the norm”.