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    What are some of your favorite non-VH album covers?
    I'm sure I'm forgeting some, but here are some of mine:
    "You guys never forced your babysitter to put her dirty feet all over your back-bottom while you handled up onto a tattered quilt?" - Fake Greggo
    "I like to put peaches in my panties and dance around until my knees bleed, Chuck." - Fake Billy Tubbs

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    And of course-->
    Hence the signature
    "You guys never forced your babysitter to put her dirty feet all over your back-bottom while you handled up onto a tattered quilt?" - Fake Greggo
    "I like to put peaches in my panties and dance around until my knees bleed, Chuck." - Fake Billy Tubbs

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    That's one thing I miss about the old vinyl - those wonderful 12X12 album covers! And the things they could do with them! Led Zeppelin had quite a stretch, mostly courtesy of Hipgnosis:

    III - that little wheely-deal you could spin and put different pictures in the holes
    (the fourth album) - a gatefold album cover with not a single word on it - not on the front, not on the back, not on the spine, not inside - not even the record company or catalogue number!
    Houses Of The Holy - same as (the fourth album), except it came with one of those "Sanitised for your protection" white strips around it with the artist and album name on it, but I'm sure most people tossed that
    Physical Graffiti - all those different windows and possibilities of what you chose to show through them.
    Later on they had In Through The Outdoor - originally the album was wrapped in a brown paper bag with the artist and album name on it. The front and back covers were randomly selected from 7 different shots - the views of each of the seven people in the bar. Without thinking, I think between the album and the CD I only have 3 of the seven shots. The inner sleeve was seemingly just a black and white photo of items on the bar, but certain items could be coloured by applying water!

    Other cool covers I can think of:
    The Beatles - Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
    KISS - Dressed To Kill

    there are others, I'm sure...

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    Perhaps the SINGLE greatest album cover of all time!


    [ May 31, 2002, 01:16 PM: Message edited by: SMUDGE NYC ]
    Plstrcast everywhere else, Smudge NYC here.. so kiss my arse!<br /><br /><a href="http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/smudgenyc" target="_blank">http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/smudgenyc</a>

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    Danzig How The Gods Kill






    [ June 01, 2002, 02:53 PM: Message edited by: Pasadena Murdock ]
    “I made some mistakes tonight but we sing and play our f***ing instruments. Accept no substitute “ Tom Petty at the Darien Lake Performing Arts Center July 3, 2002

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    Here's a few I've always thought were pretty fuckin' cool...












    (Marianne Gravatte... pant, pant, pant)





    SBS

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    What, me, worry?

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    The last one really rocks!!!!
    "It's now officially 5150 time!!!"

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    This is home, this is Mean Street!<br /><br /><b><br />Then one year you find ten years have gotten behind, no one told you when to run, you missed the starting gun. - Pink Floyd, Time</b><br /><br />"Everyone knows that Van Halen with Roth is the only real Van Halen."- Mike Tramp<br /><br /><a href="http://www.vhforums.com/vhlforum/ultimatebb.php?ubb=get_topic;f=12;t=001366&p=66#00 1635" target="_blank"> OBEY THE DFK!!</a>

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    [img]graemlins/thumb.gif[/img]
    This is home, this is Mean Street!<br /><br /><b><br />Then one year you find ten years have gotten behind, no one told you when to run, you missed the starting gun. - Pink Floyd, Time</b><br /><br />"Everyone knows that Van Halen with Roth is the only real Van Halen."- Mike Tramp<br /><br /><a href="http://www.vhforums.com/vhlforum/ultimatebb.php?ubb=get_topic;f=12;t=001366&p=66#00 1635" target="_blank"> OBEY THE DFK!!</a>

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    Of course... there's nothing wrong with these, either!



    (This one even made Rolling Stone's Top 50 Album Covers List.)



    (Always loved this one, too... classic, elegant, awesome logo!)



    (How can you not dig an album cover with the Silver Surfer on it?!)



    (Not really a huge 'Deadhead, but I always loved this cover...)



    (Just couldn't leave this one out...)

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    and also

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    what the heck i posted appetite already lol

    [ June 15, 2002, 05:32 PM: Message edited by: Mean_Street ]
    This is home, this is Mean Street!<br /><br /><b><br />Then one year you find ten years have gotten behind, no one told you when to run, you missed the starting gun. - Pink Floyd, Time</b><br /><br />"Everyone knows that Van Halen with Roth is the only real Van Halen."- Mike Tramp<br /><br /><a href="http://www.vhforums.com/vhlforum/ultimatebb.php?ubb=get_topic;f=12;t=001366&p=66#00 1635" target="_blank"> OBEY THE DFK!!</a>

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