Category Archives: Labels

generic disco

and 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 … Continue reading

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Richard Hawley story

A little known early 12″ single featuring Richard Hawley, with a sleeve co-ordinated by ST33 back in 1992. Read more on the site.

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To Doug

Another tiny piece of personal ephemera which brings home what records meant to people. It is the first Christmas after the end of the Second World War, and Doug is being treated to a 78 rpm copy of Cherry Brandy … Continue reading

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Trans World graphic overload

Those Blaster Bates comedy albums which turn up regularly in charity shops don’t really hold much interest sleeve wise. But I did like this label variation which Chris Meloche turned up in a Canadian charity shop (they call them thrift … Continue reading

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