Creative Music Sleeves, from Pictograms to Stop-Motion

 - Aug 19, 2009   Updated: Mar 31 2011
Album covers are a great way to showcase and portray what is held beneath the CD sleeves. It also allows artists and musicians to work together to create something memorable.

The collection below features 10 album covers that break the rules - check them out!

Implications - Creating the perfect album cover is like trying to choose an image that represents the entirety of the music captured within that one disk. It's a glimpse into the imagery that the musician is trying to portray through their work. Having the perfect cover for an album can make all the difference in the how listeners perceive the music. The goal is to connect with your audience and show them that the music inside relates to them through a single image.