Sound of Design Creates Digital Versions of Classic Album Covers

By: Chelsea MacMillan - Published: Jul 22, 2010   Updated: Aug 8 2011 • References: flickr
Classic album covers from popular bands have been redesigned by Sound of Design. Typical artists such as Nirvana, Pink Floyd and Kiss have had their most popular albums presented in a digital prototype, as well as more current artists such as Coldplay and Metallica.

The album covers feature appealing simplistic, minimal color designs with symbols relevant to the bands' logo and musical content; the images often mimic the original classic album covers.

Implications - Consumers in modern society are looking for products that contain an element from the past. Designs that feature a familiar aspect appeal to shoppers who want to be reminded of simpler times. Stats for 8-Bit Album Makeovers Trending: Older & Average
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Interest: 4 minutes
Concept: Classic Album Covers
Related: 82 examples / 63 photos
Segment: Males, 18-35
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