Do You Recognize the Album Cover?

Recognize the Cover Art?

Sixties Album Cover Art

We have zoomed in on some great music albums of the sixties. Can you recognize these 10 albums by details from sleeve artwork?

This is a true challenge for the real 1960s music geek or enthusiast.

 

# 1: This is a detail from a cover by which group?

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Surfin' Safari is the debut studio album by the Beach Boys, released on October 1, 1962 on Capitol Records. It peaked at number 32 in its 37-week run on the US charts.

# 2: This is a detail from a cover by which group?

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Tommy is the fourth studio album by The Who. It was released as a double album in May 1969.

# 3: This is a detail from the cover of which album?

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Cheap Thrills is a studio album by American rock band Big Brother and the Holding Company. It was their last album with Janis Joplin as lead singer.

# 4: This is a detail from the cover of which album?

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Their Satanic Majesties Request is the sixth British and eighth American studio album by the Rolling Stones, released in December 1967 by Decca Records in the United Kingdom and London Records in the United States.

# 5: This is a detail from an album cover by which group?

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Music from Big Pink is the debut album by the Band. Released in 1968.

# 6: This is a detail from the cover of a music album by which group?

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The Mamas & the Papas second studio album by The Mamas & the Papas, released in 1966.The album peaked at no. 4 on the US Billboard 200 album chart and no. 24 in the UK.

# 7: The painting The Garden of Earthly Delights was used for album cover by which rock band?

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Deep Purple (Deep Purple III) is the third studio album by the English rock band Deep Purple, released in June 1969. The cover art is based on Hieronymus Bosch's painting The Garden of Earthly Delights.

# 8: This is a detail from the cover of a music album by which group?

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This is the first album by Vanilla Fudge, released in summer 1967. It peaked at no. 6 on the Billboard album charts.

# 9: This a detail from a music album released by:

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The Hurdy Gurdy Man is an album recorded by Donovan, released in the US in 1968. But it was not released in the UK at the time.

# 10: This is a detail from an album by which band?

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Arthur (Or the Decline and Fall of the British Empire) is an album by English rock band the Kinks, released in 1969.

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