“Close your eyes and imagine, if you will, the bastard son of the Misfits and Daft Punk.” That’s the first line of the biography found on the MySpace page of Italian electronic duo The Bloody Beetroots. When I did close my eyes and put my imagination to work, I did not picture a pair of men in wrestling masks — one sitting on a toilet and the other painting anarchist graffiti on a wall. WTF is up with this?!
I suppose that this cover would have been controversial 30 years ago. Today, we see covers that are more shocking on Mad magazine. In fact, this cover does seem to be more of a parody than anything else. The Bloody Beetroots have a recent video posted on YouTube. Here it is for your consideration.