Peter Saville is a legendary album cover designer. He’s best known for his Joy Division and New Order covers, but has also done work for Pulp, Suede and Roxy Music.

Peter Saville on his classic Joy Division and New Order artwork

Joy Division - 'Unknown Pleasures' Design by Peter Saville. Image of radio wave analysis of Pulsar CP from 'The Cambridge Encyclopaedia of Astronomy.' From of my favorite albums, and album covers, ever.

David Bowie, Aladdin Sane. http://www.dazeddigital.com/artsandculture/article/13415/1/dazed-confused-intergalactic

Confused: Intergalactic

David Bowie, 'Aladdin Sane' (aka 'Ziggy Goes to Amerika') 1973 - perhaps one of "the strange ones in the dome"?

The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars. Album artwork by my dad George Underwood

Just a week after we wrote our story about 50 classic albums celebrating their anniversary in EMI has announced the release of a anniversary edition of David Bowie’s 1972 masterpiece, The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and The Spiders From Mars.

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Band of art brothers: does great music inspire great art?

Never Mind The Bollocks. Bit young for the punk scene but thought it was important to my collection 10 years later.

Sex Pistols Reunite for Guitar Hero III Tracks

The Smiths "Please Please Please Let Me Get What I Want"

William, It Was Really Nothing / Please Please Please Let Me Get What I Want - The Smiths 1984 Picture originally used in a 1982 advert for A.S speakers.

Joy Division Closer by Peter Saville

Joy Division - Closer Artwork by Peter Saville Factory Records LP 1980 Personal Collection

Sheila Take A Bow 1987. Cover Star Candy Darling

Sheila Take A Bow single) - Candy Darling. American transsexual actor and model Candy Darling, who was also one of the Andy Warhol superstars. The picture is a still from Women In Revolt, a movie directed by Paul Morrissey and produced by Warhol in

The Smiths - Meat Is Murder: The original photo of this soldier, Marine Corporal Michael Wynn, was taken in 1967. He had the words “Make war not love” ...

50 Iconic Indie Album Covers: The Fascinating Stories Behind The Sleeves

albumcover Sunburst and Snowblind - Cocteau Twins, by Vaughan Oliver

Cocteau Twins, "Sunburst and Snowblind" EP, 1983 (design: 23 Envelope)

KLF- Ancients of mu mu. Takes me back to the 90's nightclub dancefloor, the flashing lights, the smoke. "And we drive an ice cream van" - great lyrics!

KLF- Ancients of mu mu. Takes me back to the nightclub dancefloor, the flashing lights, the smoke. "And we drive an ice cream van" - great lyrics!

Shakespeare's Sister 1985. Cover Star Pat Phoenix

Shakespeare's Sister / What She Said - The Smiths 1985 Pat Phoenix in character as Elsie Tanner from 'Coronation Street'

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