Judged by the Cover

Judged by the Cover

The Judged by the Cover Podcast is all about album cover design. I will be discussing the designs of a variety of album covers, how the cover design helps tell the story of the album, and any cool facts and stories I find along the way. I believe that album art can be one of the major factors in someone listening to and buying your music, so come on a journey with me as we discover why having an album cover designer is a key to your musics success.


March 1, 2023 11 min

The band Chicago is credited with putting band logos on the map, and between them and their designers, found cleaver ways to work this one logo into almost all of their album covers. We will look at 3 different covers today, and will also be continuing the Near Miss segment, where I get to talk about an unfortunate cover design. I almost feel bad because its for a friends project.....and I actually enjoy the project....but it needs...

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Join me as we look at the album cover for the debut, self titled album Boston. This album has a crazy story behind how it came to be, and the cover has a really cool element that I never noticed until this year...and the album came out in 1976!!! Also stay tuned to the end of the podcast for the new segment, Near Miss. 

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Welcome to the first full episode of the Judged by the Cover Podcast. In this episode I discuss the album cover that started JW Creates. Now its not what you are thinking, its not an album cover that I created, I'm talking about how I realized I wanted to design album covers. Lets check out the cover for the album Minorville, by Derek Minor.

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August 25, 2022 3 min

Teaser episode of the Judged by the Cover Podcast

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