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    If someone can edit this to show here...thanks...this is really interesting - its short.
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    Great find, HailNgirl!!
    Last edited by BREW CREW; 04.27.10 at 09:46 PM.
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    WOW!
    Very interesting story.
    I have always wondered about that LP cover.
    Thanks for posting this!
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    This link has the whole interview including the interview with the kid.

    http://www.insideheavy.com/interview...en/VH_1984.htm

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    Quote Originally Posted by HailNgirl View Post


    If someone can edit this to show here...thanks...this is really interesting - its short.

    Very cool. Thanks for posting.
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    It's cool to finally hear the story about the cover.

    Here's some more that she did we're all pretty familiar with, as well:

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    Cool story, never thought that much about the covers before.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bugs Meanie View Post
    This link has the whole interview including the interview with the kid.
    The dude sounds like Ed. It must be a "smoker's voice" thing...

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    Quote Originally Posted by pal1800 View Post
    Cool story, never thought that much about the covers before.

    Not surprising considering VH has probably the worst overall collection of album covers ever.
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    Quote Originally Posted by sarangi View Post
    This really very interesting story which shows a lot and i prefer this among all the stories and i would like to say to all please go through this.
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    Cool interview... Thanx for posting!
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    Eh. Always seemed like a rip-off of this to me:

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    Funny that Autograph ended up getting the chrome woman on their cover and going on tour with VH....
    yeah.......i'm still here.

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    I always thought this cover was so Van Halen.

 

 

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