A Northern Soul - Back sleeve image. Simon Jones pictured in reference to a lyric from the song ‘Life’s An Ocean’ ‘Imagine the future, Woke up with a scream, I was buying some feelings, From a vending machine’
This month’s pick of beautiful, unusual and intriguing album art includes a glassine box set for Tom the Lion, typographic experiments with concrete and treacle, and an ominous looking picture disc for rap duo JJ Doom.
Blur: The Best Of. The cover is by artist Julian Opie. The painting of this Blur album can be found at the National Portrait Gallery in London, England. The album's cover bears some similarity to that of Queen's 1982 Hot Space.