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11:01 AM on 06/16/14 
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There's a lot of buzz around Lenny
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I love this band, but that is such an awful album cover.
11:06 AM on 06/16/14 
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CarpetElf
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Yeah that's a pretty awful album cover. Then again, it has no affect on the actual music so I don't really care. Just surprised that after four good album covers they come up with this.
11:10 AM on 06/16/14 
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It's not "awful" to me, just kind of strange given their previous stuff.
11:19 AM on 06/16/14 
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If we're gonna pick apart the album cover (and the band's album artwork in general) then OK I'll chime in: Overall they've been alright with album artwork. This one's not bad. Memorable, for sure.

I still think The '59 Sound cover looks kinda goofy. Brian should've fixed that weird cowlick thing on his hair.
11:20 AM on 06/16/14 
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Yeah, the album cover's worst crime is being simple and maybe a tad boring. Don't see anything about it that makes it "awful."
11:30 AM on 06/16/14 
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The heart should be smaller, in that case? It'd look a lot nicer.
12:12 PM on 06/16/14 
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Exactly. Having the heart so crammed up with the text is an easily-fixable design crime.
12:21 PM on 06/16/14 
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yeah, looks a little better that way imo.
01:14 PM on 06/16/14 
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Yeah, like I said, it's not a bad concept, it just could've been designed a little better, with the heart smaller and more centered.
02:42 PM on 06/16/14 
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yeah, looks a little better that way imo.
totally agree that it shoulda been smaller, like this. it looks a lot more natural.
02:43 PM on 06/16/14 
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i just kinda wish that, even if they decided to go super-simple on the art, they did more in the way of cool typography or something...and this is just personal preference, but i hate all the blank space on a 12x12 LP cover.
03:20 PM on 06/16/14 
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i just kinda wish that, even if they decided to go super-simple on the art, they did more in the way of cool typography or something...and this is just personal preference, but i hate all the blank space on a 12x12 LP cover.

This. The tour poster with the same general artwork looks way better because there isn't so much blank space and the typography isn't as boring.
05:40 PM on 06/16/14 
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Brian Fallon interview on the new album
09:45 PM on 06/16/14 
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Totally agree that the shrunk-down heart looks a lot better. I'm a big fan of simple album covers, but they can and have been done way better than this. Stuff like the xx, 808s, Yeezus, the Facedown EP, AM, etc. all do it well without looking cheap. This one just comes off as crowded/uninteresting/low-effort.

In any event, it doesn't matter at all. Can't wait to finally hear something new.
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I just found a large image of the tour poster and cropped it down, gonna use that on my computer/iPod instead.



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