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I’LL TUMBLR FOR YA: Album Cover Edition
January 13, 2012
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Even if you don't already have a Tumblr account, you're probably familiar with the site: Pages on the microblogging service can be available for public viewing, which is how bored office workers have been able to inundate the internet with weird cat pictures and Ryan Gosling postcards.

But don't worry about missing out: we'll make it our mission to share with you some of the finer Tumblr treatments we've come across.

Today's Tumblr meme? The doctored album cover.


Live! I See Dead People

What if musicians were to disappear from their own album covers when they passed away?

The Beatles, Abbey Road

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Nirvana, Smells Like Teen Spirit

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Ol' Dirty Bastard, Return to the 36 Chambers

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The Ramones

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The Who, Odds & Sods

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The Kitten Covers

Cute cats and rock 'n' roll: Together at last.

David Bowie, Young Americans

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Blondie, Parallel Lines

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INXS, Kick

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Dr. Dre, The Chronic

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Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, Kicking Against the Pricks

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Clip-Art Covers

What could be more appropriate for our rushed digital age than the sight of classic album covers rendered in clip art and comic sans font?

Beck, Odelay

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Hole, Live Through This

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Joy Division, Unknown Pleasures

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Neutral Milk Hotel, In The Aeroplane Over The Sea

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Pink Floyd, Wish You Were Here

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The Prodigy, The Fat of the Land

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Sources:

Live! I See Dead People

The Kitten Covers

Clipart Covers

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