Typophonic, A Collection Of Typographic Record Covers From The Ages


For the designer fans out there, Typophonic offers a look into the typo-centric world of album covers.

As the popular media for music has shifted towards mp3s, cover art isn’t as influential in telling a story as it once was in the 20th century. One website, however, has based its content on the record covers of old with a typographic slant. Typophonic showcases “typographically driven 12-inch record covers from the 1950s through the 1980s” and provide a gateway into a time when designers showed a bit of flair for their work and had the chance to do so.

You can find some of these wonderful typographical covers on the Typophonic website.

About Luke Alex Davis

Luke Davis is a music producer and editor of music blog Sampleface. In his spare time, he enjoys watching tennis and football and reading.

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