generic disco

capitol-squareand I don’t mean the music!  Many major labels developed their own generic 12″ single sleeves in the late 70s and 80s.  This saved them the expense of printing special covers for each single, but did give the releases an extra presence.  Some were really good too and evoke the genre and time well thirty years later.  This gallery shows half a dozen of the most interesting.

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About simon robinson

Having worked as a designer mostly in the music industry, and mainly in the reissue sector, I now concentrate on the design and publication of books about popular culture - and even write some of them.
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