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Album Covers: The good the bad and the WTF

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Sep 11, 2009 8:21 PM ET #1 (permalink)

This post inspired by: metalunderground.com/news/details.cfm?newsid=48187

I know there are people who have seen some BAD album covers from GREAT bands. Whine about them here, and if you'd like, post a link to a pic, tha'd be great.

(This post was last edited on September 11, 2009 at 8:23 PM ET.)

Sep 11, 2009 11:16 PM ET #2 (permalink)

The first 2 Rammstein albums. Especially the first one.

Sep 12, 2009 1:37 AM ET #3 (permalink)

As much as I love these two bands...the following album covers are lame!

Destruction's - Release From Agony


Sodom's - 'Till Death Do Us Unite


(This post was last edited on September 12, 2009 at 1:39 AM ET.)

Sep 12, 2009 6:54 AM ET #4 (permalink)

Manowar's Into Glory Ride even made the top 100 of all time, any genre.

Sep 12, 2009 5:52 PM ET #5 (permalink)

Oh! As Oz pointed out in another thread, the original cover for "Killing Is My Business..." is flat out hideous!

Sep 17, 2009 4:11 PM ET #6 (permalink)

I always felt the cover for "The Force" by Onslaught was really crap, especially since the album itself is so good. The cover makes it look really ameteur. "The X Factor" by Iron Maiden also has a pretty naff cover.

In the WTF, section, "Impeckable" by Budgie. The album itself is a great slice of 70s heavy metal but the cover itself is very strange for a rock album. For anyone who hasn't seen it. It's just a drawing of a cat looking at a parrot.

Sep 17, 2009 5:40 PM ET #7 (permalink)

any album cover from kiss sucks
but tenugent is up there as well

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