Album Cover Art Wednesday: Keepin’ The Summer Alive

Last week I asked my Facebook friends to suggest winter themed LP covers. This one came from my old friend Peter Krakow. It’s from an obscure 1980 Beach Boys studio album when Malaka Mike Love and Brian Wilson were in full-tilt family feud mode. I’m not sure if renown poster artist John Alvin’s cover illustration is good or MST3K-style campy, but it’s certainly more memorable than the LP itself:

Brrr Beach Boys

Here’s the title track, which was written by Carl Wilson and Randy Bachman of Guess Who/BTO fame. It features hall of fame party animal Joe Walsh on lead guitar. I wonder if he interacted with Bachman who is a Mormon: