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Art Vinyl 2017

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Run the Jewels 3
Pure Comedy
The Great Distraction
Run the Jewels 3
Artist

Run the Jewels

Title

Run the Jewels 3

Label

Run the Jewels Inc

Design

Art Direction & Photography Timothy Saccenti
Drawing Nick Gazin
Layout Troy Hahn

Pure Comedy
Artist

Father John Misty

Title

Pure Comedy

Label

Bella Union

Design

Art Direction Sasha Barr
Illustrations by Ed Steed

The Great Distraction
Artist

Vessels

Title

The Great Distraction

Label

Pias

Design

Design by Split

Wonderful Wonderful
Artist

The Killers

Title

Wonderful Wonderful

Label

Virgin EMI

Design

Art Direction & Design Joe Spix/Brandon Flowers
Photography Anton Corbijn

Spitting Image
Artist

The Strypes

Title

Spitting Image

Label

Virgin

Design

Designer Richard Andrews
Photographer Tom Van Schelven

Nervous Energy
Artist

The Plan

Title

Nervous Energy

Label

Southend Records

Design

Painting by Paul Housley

Weatherless
Artist

The Map Room

Title

Weatherless

Label

Self Release

Design

Artwork & Design Matthew Cooper

Altar
Artist

The Gift

Title

Altar

Label

La Folie Records

Design

Artwork by Joel Birnie

Volcano
Artist

Temples

Title

Volcano

Label

Heavenly Recordings

Design

Jonathan Zawada

The Knowledge
Artist

Squeeze

Title

The Knowledge

Label

Love Records

Design

Design and Art Direction Stylorouge
Additional Illustration Pete Lloyd

From Deewee
Artist

Soulwax

Title

From Deewee

Label

Pias

Design

Creative Direction by Ill-Studio
Photography by Ill-Studio & Younés Klouche
Binaural Dummy Head by Soundman

Elektrac
Artist

Shobaleader One

Title

Elektrac

Label

Warp

Design

Mark Wilkinson

Home Counties
Artist

Saint Etienne

Title

Home Counties

Label

Heavenly Recordings

Design

Scott King

How Did we get so Dark
Artist

Royal Blood

Title

How Did we get so Dark

Label

Warners

Design

Art Direction Pascal Telxeira
Design Richard Welland
Photography Adrian Samson

Robyn Hitchcock
Artist

Robyn Hitchcock

Title

Robyn Hitchcock

Label

Yep Rock Records

Design

Artwork James Bellesini
Photograph Emma Swift

Cusp
Artist

Robert Sotelo

Title

Cusp

Label

Upset The Rhythm

Design

Painting by Daniel Sean Kelly

Villians
Artist

Queens of the Stoneage

Title

Villians

Label

Matador

Design

Boneface

The Witch
Artist

Pumarosa

Title

The Witch

Label

Fiction

Design

Painting by Isabel Munoz-Newsome

The Age of Anxiety
Artist

Pixx

Title

The Age of Anxiety

Label

4AD

Design

Tbc

No Shape
Artist

Perfume genius

Title

No Shape

Label

Matador

Design

Mike Zimmerman

Love What Survives
Artist

Mount Kimbie

Title

Love What Survives

Label

Warp

Design

Design Frank Lebon

Take Me to the Trees
Artist

Modern English

Title

Take Me to the Trees

Label

Inkind music

Design

Art Direction Vaughan Oliver
Painting by Katie Whitbread

Ojala
Artist

Lost Horizons

Title

Ojala

Label

Bella Union

Design

Artwork Marcus Davies
Design Luke Jarvis

Melodrama
Artist

Lorde

Title

Melodrama

Label

Republic

Design

Sam McKinniss

Mild High Club
Artist

King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard

Title

Mild High Club

Label

Heavenly Recordings

Design

Jason Galea

Anthology
Artist

Keymono

Title

Anthology

Label

Vinylize

Design

Design by Vinylize & Ilosfai Márton

Take Me Apart
Artist

Kelela

Title

Take Me Apart

Label

Warp

Design

Design Kit Mason
Photography by Daniel Sannwald

Witness
Artist

Katy Perry

Title

Witness

Label

Virgin EMI

Design

David Rudnick

Life In a Paper Boat
Artist

Kate Rusby

Title

Life In a Paper Boat

Label

Pure Records

Design

Painting by David Baumforth
Design by Mat Lazenby

Turn Out the Lights
Artist

Julien Baker

Title

Turn Out the Lights

Label

Matador records

Design

Mike Zimmerman

Common Sense
Artist

J Hus

Title

Common Sense

Label

Black Butter Records

Design

Design by Filfury

Life Love Flesh Blood
Artist

Imelda May

Title

Life Love Flesh Blood

Label

Decca/Universal

Design

Tbc

Red Blinders
Artist

Hater

Title

Red Blinders

Label

Fire Records

Design

Photography by Niklas Wennerstrand
Layout by Alex Hornsby & Hater

Mary Casio:Journey to Cassiopeia
Artist

Hannah Peel

Title

Mary Casio:Journey to Cassiopeia

Label

Real World Records

Design

Jonathan Barnbrook

Last Place
Artist

Grandaddy

Title

Last Place

Label

Columbia

Design

Photos by Dan Cronin
Creative Design Dave Bett. Creative Concept Jason Lytle

Humanz
Artist

Gorillaz

Title

Humanz

Label

PLG

Design

Jamie Hewlett

New Energy
Artist

Four Tet

Title

New Energy

Label

Text Records

Design

Photography Jason Evans
Design Jason Evans & Matthew Cooper

Reflections: Mojave Desert
Artist

Floating Points

Title

Reflections: Mojave Desert

Label

Pluto Records

Design

Graphic Design Michele Angelo

Elephant RMX
Artist

C'mon Tigre

Title

Elephant RMX

Label

Original Cultures

Design

Glanluigi Toccafondo

Death Peak
Artist

Clark

Title

Death Peak

Label

Warp

Design

Design Dom Flannigan
Photography & Illustration Alma Haser

Different Creatures
Artist

Circa Waves

Title

Different Creatures

Label

Virgin EMI

Design

We art you

Kicking Up the Dust
Artist

Cast

Title

Kicking Up the Dust

Label

Ada

Design

Tbc

Funk Wav Bounces Vol 1
Artist

Calvin Harris

Title

Funk Wav Bounces Vol 1

Label

Columbia

Design

Creative Direction Marc Kalman
Art Direction Uber and Kosher
Photography Emil Nava

Migration
Artist

Bonobo

Title

Migration

Label

Ninja Tune

Design

Neil Krug photography

World Eater
Artist

Blanck Mass

Title

World Eater

Label

Sacred Bones Records

Design

Photograph Carli Davidson
Layout Sacred Bones Design

Bicep
Artist

Bicep

Title

Bicep

Label

Ninja Tune

Design

The Royal Studio

Beyond Serious
Artist

Bibio

Title

Beyond Serious

Label

Warp

Design

Stephen Wilkinson

Colours
Artist

Beck

Title

Colours

Label

Virgin/EMI

Design

Design & Art Direction Jimmy Turrell
Steve Stacey & Beck Hansen

Arca
Artist

Arca

Title

Arca

Label

XL Recordings

Design

Jesse Kanda

Azd
Artist

Actress

Title

Azd

Label

Ninja Tune

Design

Photography Mehdi Lacoste/Jo Di Studio
Creative Direction Darren J Cunningham/Theresa Adebiyi

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