Album Covers  Dale Swann
Background – The                                                            background on this cd                         ...
Background – The background on                                               this cd album cover is a dark and            ...
Background – the                                                                     background that is used              ...
Background – the                                                               background on this album                   ...
This album cover is by a band called                                                Linkin Park, The name of the band is i...
This album cover is called Brand new eyes                                            by Paramore, the name of the band is ...
This is an album cover for the band RED                                            HOT CHILLI PEPPERS , the name of the   ...
This album cover is by a band called                                             Green Day, the name of the band is bang  ...
This is a magazine advert for the bandKASABIAN, on this advert they haveadded an image that has been used onthe album cove...
This is the magazine advert for a bandcalled KINGS OF LEON, this is to promotetheir album only by the night, they havealso...
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  1. 1. Album Covers Dale Swann
  2. 2. Background – The background on this cd album cover is a coffin shape and it has a metal pieces all around it and it has the magnet effect around it, this links into the album name “Death Magnetic” The name of the band is in an unusual font, they have spikes on the M and the A this shows me that the band are edgy because they have sharp edges on thier name on the cd cover. The colours that have been used in thisThe name of the CD is in an unusual font album cover is are black and white, thebecause part of the D is missing and this black on this album cover representsshows me that Metallica have made up death as on the album cover it has atheir own font. coffin on it and its called Death Magnetic
  3. 3. Background – The background on this cd album cover is a dark and mysterious background that is on it and this is telling me that the band Nickelback are mysterious and also strange because of the background that they have chosen to use. The name of the band is in a unusual font because of how it starts to fade on the start of the N and the K and the C in the bands name. The colours that have been used for thisThe name of the album is in a dark tone album covers are mainly dark coloursof colour which also makes it link into and this is telling me the the band arethe name because it is called “Dark mysterious because of fact they areHorse” and its in a dark colour. using a dark colour scheme.
  4. 4. Background – the background that is used is in image of people sitting at the table on the planet mars which stands out because it is telling me that the album is from another planet because it has mars in the background. Band name – The name of the band is at the top left of the album on this they have put a line above and also underneath the album which is telling me that the band is unusual because they have a line underneath their band name. The colours – the colours that they have used for theThe name of the CD is unusual because album cover is an unusual colour scheme because theyit is small writing underneath the band have used the colour red which symbolizes the planetname which means that because of this mars and then the blue symbolizes the sky which isit then then the of the band is getting more unusual because that is linked with earthmore attention than the album name is.
  5. 5. Background – the background on this album cover is a type of artistic design that the band have created and then at the top of this they have lead band member above the name of the band in the centre. The name of the Album cover is under the name of the band, the type of font that have been used is trying to keep the name of the album simple so all of the attention of the viewer will be drawn inThe name of the band is uncommon type of by the band name and notfont that they have used because of how the the album name. .bottom half of the A as added on extras to The colour scheme that they have usedthe bottom of it. This is telling me that the for this album cover is mainly black andband is going to be unusual because of they grey and this is to symbolize that theyhave used a different font trying to be are mysterious because of how theydifferent from everyone else. have used black as their main colour.
  6. 6. This album cover is by a band called Linkin Park, The name of the band is in white writing with a bold type of font but like a normal and plain type of font as well and this showing me that they might not have an unusual type of style because the type of font for their band name isnt that unusual. The name of the album is in small writing next to the name of the band, this writing is in the same font and also colour as the name of the band but its not as bold as the name of the band so therefore it doesn’t stand out as much. There is only black and white colours on thisThe background on this album cover is album cover, this is telling me that is it darkplan and this draws more attention to and also mysterious because they have usedthe man that is in the in the centre, this black, the mysterious makes the audienceis telling the viewer that the band is dark think that the songs on this album are goingand mysterious. to be dark and mysterious
  7. 7. This album cover is called Brand new eyes by Paramore, the name of the band is a simple font and this is telling me that the band are just trying to be simple and not do anything unusual to attract their audience. The name of the album is above the name of the band, it is a small font and this is telling the user that they are more interested in the customers being interested in the name of the band instead of the name of the album. There is just a pale background and there is aThe colour scheme that they have used dissected butterfly that is on the backgroundfor this is black and white and then and this has been taken apart and this isthere is an orange colour on the showing the viewer a different perspectivebutterfly and this is standing out the of what the butterfly looks like.most on the album cover.
  8. 8. This is an album cover for the band RED HOT CHILLI PEPPERS , the name of the band The name of the album is in small writing next to the name of the band, this writing is in the same font and also colour as the name of the band but its not as bold as the name of the band so therefore it doesn’t stand out as much, The name of the band is in a white writing and this means that they are more interested is getting the customer to nice the background image instead of the name of the band. There is red and blue colour scheme goingThe image that is used on this on for this album cover, the red it tobackground is a swimming pool and represent the badness in life and then thethen in the pool is red and the sky is blue for goodness, this is showing whereblue this is representing good and bad they meet and something is going to happenand how they are meeting each other.. because they have met.
  9. 9. This album cover is by a band called Green Day, the name of the band is bang on in the centre of the album and this means that they are trying to get the most attention drawn to the name of the band because they think that the customers are more interested in the band instead of the album. The name of the album is at the bottom of the cover, this is smaller than the name of the band so this means that the band want the customers to see the name of the band before they see the name of the album. This is a mixed colour scheme and this isThe backgound image that has been used because they are trying to draw asused is a cartoonistic image and this is much attention as they can to the album andtelling the audience of the album cover they have tried to do this by added anthat they are not being serious about explosion effect for the band name in thethis album. middle of the album cover.
  10. 10. This is a magazine advert for the bandKASABIAN, on this advert they haveadded an image that has been used onthe album cover and they have made thisconsistent which makes it good for thecustomers to recognize the band and thealbum.On the album there is a release date forthe album they would need this so thenthe customers will know when the albumis going to come out and then they willbe tempted to go out and by the newalbum to see if it is any good,There is also some rating on the albumcover this means that some companieshave already listened to the content thatis on the album and then they have giventhem a good rating and then they haveadded this on their magazine advert totempt the customers into thinking that itmust be good if they have either 4 or 5stars from a company.
  11. 11. This is the magazine advert for a bandcalled KINGS OF LEON, this is to promotetheir album only by the night, they havealso added a sentence underneath thename of the album and this is telling thecustomer what they can expect to be onthe album so then this could mean thatthe customers will want the albumbecause of what else is going to be onthe album as well as their new song thatthey are promoting.At the bottom of the magazine advertthey have a logo for play.com and thismeans that this is one location in wherethe album is going to sold, there is alsoan out now at the bottom of the pageand this is telling the customers that thealbum is already out so they wouldn’thave to wait for it to come out as theycan just go out and buy it now

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