Album Cones: Peter Gabriel's Melt - AlbumArtExchange Blog

Album Cones: Peter Gabriel's Melt

pgabri-peterg_64.jpgOur latest addition to the Album Cones collection comes to us from AlbumArtExchange Blog reader Abe S., who wrote in his email that it seems like an obvious choice. I have to admit that it is one I would have considered doing myself if my Photoshop skills were a bit better.

Peter Gabriel's third album is often referred to as "Melt" due to its cover by the legendary Hipgnosis. The photograph was taken with a Polaroid SX-70 instant camera and modified by either Storm Thorgerson or Gabriel. The cover has been imitated and parodied numerous times.

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If you want to participate in the AAX Album Cones meme, submit your 1000 x 1000 pixel image along with the AAX links to the original cover image in the AAX gallery (if possible) via e-mail to blog@albumartexchange.com. You must also include your name or AAX forum username. You can also upload your images to Flickr and submit them to the Album Cones Flickr Group.

I will publish Album Cones as I receive them. I will not guarantee that your image will be published (but I'm not going to be too picky).

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