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Poll Question: Choose between 22 of my favourites
Poll Choice Votes Poll Statistics
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10 [18.87%]
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7 [13.21%]
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I voted for Octopus, as my other choices already had a vote each.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote fusaka Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: March 02 2013 at 15:30
Can't vote, but it would be Lighthouse... Never seen it before but I like the mood and colors.
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Originally posted by Guldbamsen Guldbamsen wrote:

Cover art is a huge part of an album in my opinion. I love holding onto it whilst listening, and preferably in vinyl sized format. So yeah easy, out of these which is your fave?






Just to make it a little easier on folks who don't want to flick flack back and forth between pages, here is the opSmile
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Guldbamsen Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: March 02 2013 at 15:32
Originally posted by Stool Man Stool Man wrote:

I voted for Octopus, as my other choices already had a vote each.


I have always loved that one. The colour work alone is just stunning.
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Originally posted by fusaka fusaka wrote:

Can't vote, but it would be Lighthouse... Never seen it before but I like the mood and colors.


Roger Dean did a fantastic job on that. In many ways I prefer this over most of the work he did for Yes.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Man With Hat Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: March 02 2013 at 15:36
It's hard to vote against the breast.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Earthmover Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: March 02 2013 at 15:37
Guapo I like the most. Titties are good, but I like my boobs and my music separated.

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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Guldbamsen Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: March 02 2013 at 15:39
Originally posted by Man With Hat Man With Hat wrote:

It's hard to vote against the breast.


I have an uncontrollable urge to lick it.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Guldbamsen Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: March 02 2013 at 15:40
Hey why no votes for Hinten?LOL

It's so bad that it's cool. I think it's pretty beat.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Dayvenkirq Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: March 02 2013 at 15:46
The covers for Ummagumma, Tanz ... , and Bitches are filled with such imagination, but I'm gonna have to go with something that is simple and beautiful - the one for Timewind.
Originally posted by rushfan4 rushfan4 wrote:

I gotta go with the boob.  I could look at that all day. Party 
LOL ... Naughy-naughty.

Edited by Dayvenkirq - March 02 2013 at 15:50
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Guldbamsen Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: March 02 2013 at 15:51
Uhh nice pick AndreyCool In fact I love the whole "coffee trilogy" art work, Blackdance, Picture Music(It's not the "right" one we have on PA imo, there is another with a chessboard pattern in it) and Timewind.
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^ Albeit Irrlicht doesn't have that "coffee" in it, I'd still count it in in my head as it features one of those mysterious insect-like, almost-skull headed creatures, alone, under the blue, with a broken leg. Every one of those covers has some kind of feeling to offer. Seems like a colony of lonely creeps, angels or demons or whatever. Maybe some kind of a visual message on the state of a particular community or society.
Originally posted by Guldbamsen Guldbamsen wrote:

I like how nobody yet has voted the sameBig smile
Well, yeah, you got like 22 choices.

Edited by Dayvenkirq - March 02 2013 at 15:58
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Originally posted by Dayvenkirq Dayvenkirq wrote:

^ Albeit Irrlicht doesn't have that "coffee" in it, I'd still count it in in my head as it features one of those mysterious insect-like, almost-skull headed creatures, alone, under the blue, with a broken leg. Every one of those covers has some kind of feeling to offer. Seems like a colony of lonely creeps, angels or demons or whatever. Maybe some kind of a visual message on the state of a particular community or society.
Originally posted by Guldbamsen Guldbamsen wrote:

I like how nobody yet has voted the sameBig smile
Well, yeah, you got like 22 choices.


I think Irrlicht and Cyborg are connected in a similar manner as the coffee trilogy is. That's also evident from the art work methinksSmile
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I'll go for Hinten Alpha Centauri , love it, could look atit forever and it is strangely modern looking.
 
 
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^ There's a nipple on Alpha Centauri?
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Originally posted by akamaisondufromage akamaisondufromage wrote:

I'll go for Hinten Alpha Centauri , love it, could look atit forever and it is strangely modern looking.
 
 


Can't count how many times I've dreamed myself away looking into that cover art with the mysterious and hypnotic music oozing in the back.
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Alpha Centauri. Couldn't care less about the music, but that is one amazing album cover.
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I can't believe nobody has voted for Beaubourg yet.... That turquoise metallic ear is to die forHeart 

Edited by Guldbamsen - March 02 2013 at 17:41
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The Ash Ra Tempel artwork is one of my favorites.  Easy choice for me, though lots of goodies on here.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote The Bearded Bard Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: March 02 2013 at 21:11
There's not one album cover here I don't like, so it's a touch choice. I think I'll go with Sextant, as it hasn't got any votes yet.
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