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 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.

# 2: This a detail from a live music album recorded at:

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Live at the Apollo is a live album by James Brown and the Famous Flames, recorded at the Apollo Theater in Harlem, NYC.

# 3: 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.

# 4: 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.

# 5: 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.

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

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Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band is the eighth studio album by English rock band the Beatles. Released in 1967.

# 7: This a detail from an album recorded by Elvis Presley. What is the title?

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From Elvis in Memphis is a studio album by Elvis Presley, recorded at American Sound Studio in Memphis in January and February 1969.

# 8: This is a detail from a 60s album by which artist?

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Pandemonium Shadow Show is an album by Harry Nilsson, released in 1967. It features his cover of You Can't Do That, which was a top 10 hit in Canada.

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

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Green Onions is the debut album by Booker T. & the M.G.s, released on Stax Records in October 1962.

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

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Evolution is a music album released in 1967 by The Hollies. The album peaked at number 13 in the UK album chart

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