The answer to, and winner (if any) for, our last contest question of:
Who invented the album cover?
Alex Steinweiss. Before that the records were put in bland standard packaging. He figured that snappy art could help sell the records. To say the least, it caught on! He was also a talented graphic designer. Check out his album covers.
I had no correct eligible answers. Seems your recordings don't have anything on them either.
I don't dumb DOWN, so wise UP.
Now on to a new Q.: Win a copy of my NEW cd CALLED ‘30′! – (first anti-band CD) or my NEWER cd CALLED ‘NEXT”(‘06) or my NEWEST cd CALLED ‘THIRDS” (May ‘07) or my MORE NEWEST cd Called “FOUR-TH” ‘08 or my Just RELEASED MOST NEWEST cd CALLED ‘5-TH’(Nov.’09)( one of the 5 CD set). Hunkasaurus.com (has them all plus videos and more) if you are the first to e-mail me at THIS ADDRESS: tom-hendricks @att.net(remove blanks of course) with the correct answer to this art question*
Time for summer reading. But not all books are the same. Some are awful. When you get one, remember this quote,"The covers of this book are too far apart." Who said that?
Tom Hendricks (editor of the 17 year old zine Musea)