Album Cover Art Wednesday: Beauty and the Beat

I have never picked an album just because of the title before. There’s obviously a first time for everything and this is it. The cover is unexceptional but the title Beauty and the Beat *is* exceptionally punny even if it ends <shuddering> in an exclamation point, which as we all know is the devil’s punctuation.

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I tried to find a semi-legible image of the back cover but this is the best I could do:

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Finally, here’s the album. It’s a good un:

3 thoughts on “Album Cover Art Wednesday: Beauty and the Beat

  1. liprap says:

    Heh, I thought you were mentioning the Go-Gos album of the same title.

  2. Lex says:

    That photo on the front of the Go-Gos’ debut of them in towels and cold cream apparently had to be improvised on the fly after a more elaborate plan fell through, but I can neither remember the details nor find them on the Interwebz at the moment.

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