Skip to product information
1 of 1
Jonathan Kirby

Rock Covers

Rock Covers

Regular price £38.70 GBP
Regular price £50.00 GBP Sale price £38.70 GBP
Sale Sold out
Tax included. Shipping calculated at checkout.
  • Condition: Brand new
  • UK Delivery times: Usually arrives within 2 - 3 working days
  • UK Shipping: Fee starts at £2.39. Subject to product weight & dimension
Low Stock: Only 4 copies remaining
Trustpilot 4.5 stars rating  Excellent
We're rated excellent on Trustpilot.
Win £500 worth of books
Every order you place qualifies you to win books of your choosing to the value of £500. You will be entered into our prize draw automatically.
UK residents only. Must be 18 years old or over. Ends 30 April.

Rock Covers is a compilation of over 750 remarkable album covers, celebrating the art form that defined the albums and cult status of artists like Elvis Presley, The Beatles, The Sex Pistols, Pink Floyd, The Cure, Iron Maiden, and Sonic Youth. It includes fact sheets, insider interviews, and top-10 record lists from leading rock collectors.

\n Format: Hardback
\n Length: 552 pages
\n Publication date: 18 February 2021
\n Publisher: Taschen GmbH

Album art holds a profound connection to our collective musical memories, as it vividly depicts the covers of our beloved albums. Numerous photographers, illustrators, and art directors have achieved fame through their album artworks, which have become iconic fixtures in popular culture. Rock Covers pays homage to this artistic expression by presenting a compilation of over 750 remarkable album covers, spanning from legendary to rare record releases. Artists such as Elvis Presley, The Beatles, The Sex Pistols, Pink Floyd, The Cure, Iron Maiden, and Sonic Youth are celebrated for the cover art that defined their albums and solidified their cult status. Each cover is accompanied by a fact sheet that provides details about the art director, photographer, or illustrator, the year of release, the label, and other pertinent information. Additionally, nearly 250 records that played pivotal roles in shaping a band's trajectory, an artist's career, or the evolution of the music genre are highlighted with concise descriptions. This comprehensive catalog of visualized rock is enriched by insightful interviews with five industry professionals who have contributed to the history of rock, as well as top-10 record lists curated by renowned rock collectors.

\n Weight: 4174g\n
Dimension: 298 x 298 x 45 (mm)\n
ISBN-13: 9783836545259\n \n

This item can be found in:

UK and International shipping information

UK Delivery and returns information:

  • Delivery within 2 - 3 days when ordering in the UK.
  • Shipping fee for UK customers from £2.39. Fully tracked shipping service available.
  • Returns policy: Return within 30 days of receipt for full refund.

International deliveries:

Shulph Ink now ships to Australia, Canada, France, Germany, New Zealand and the United States of America.

  • Delivery times: within 5 - 20 business days when ordering to France, Germany, Canada and the United States. Up to 30 business days for Australia and New Zealand.
  • Shipping fee: charges vary for overseas orders. Only tracked services are available for international orders.
  • Customs charges: If ordering to addresses outside the United Kingdom, you may or may not incur additional customs fees during local delivery.
View full details