Rock music is not only about electric guitars and powerful riffs. There is also a great deal of work involving designers and visual artists that convey the symbolism of the band in wonderful covers. We love good cover art, so we are going to make a top 4 of our most beloved rock covers from the last 50 years.
4. American Idiot – Green Day (2004)
The album contains songs that directly show American stupidity and ways of being. The album cover is not that different. It shows a hand grenade with the shape of a human heart, as a mimic to Communist propaganda. It is a way of showing the spirit of the band and the disc in the nation’s post 9/11 conflicts. Continue reading