Nominated Illustrators – Class of 2012

Nominated Illustrators (includes Logo Design, Titles & Typography) – ACHOF Class of 2012

The list of nominees includes illustrators who created the principal images used on record album covers released between the years of 1960 to 1975.

Album Cover Illustrators – (Name, Musical Act, Sample of Credited Record Titles)

Richard Amsel – Bette Midler – Divine Miss M and Songs For The New Depression; Soundtracks – Hello Dolly and The Sting

More information available at – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_Amsel

Robert Crumb – Big Brother & The Holding Company – Cheap Thrills; Earl Hooker – There’s A Fungus Among Us; Blind Boy Fuller – Truckin’ My Blues Away

More information available at – www.crumbproducts.com

Roger Dean – YES – FragileClose To The Edge, Tales From A Topographic Ocean and Relayer; Wishbone Ash – In Concert; Uriah Heep – Demons & Wizards and Magician’s Birthday; Asia – Asia

More information available at – www.rogerdean.com

Colin Elgie – Wishbone Ash – Live Dates and Just Testing; Humble Pie – Thunderbox; Al Stewart – Year of The Cat; Genesis – Trick of The Tail; Justin Hayward – Songwriter

More information available at – http://www.illustrationweb.com/illustrators/home_large.asp?artist_id=41&tc=1274329620007

H.R. Giger – Emerson Lake & Palmer – Brain Salad Surgery; Debbie Harry – Koo Koo; Steve Stevens – Atomic Playboys; Danzig – How The Gods Kill

More information available at – www.hrgiger.com

Rick Griffin – Quicksilver Messenger Service – Quicksilver Messenger Service; Grateful Dead – Aoxomoxoa, Wake Of The Flood, Dylan & The Dead and Reckoning; Man – Slow Motion and Maximum Darkness

More information available at – www.rickgriffinink.com

Geoff Halpin – Nutz – Nutz; Badfinger – Wish You Were Here; Vangelis – Heaven & Hell; Elton John – Captain Fantastic (lettering); Paul McCartney – Wings Over America (lettering); Boomtown Rats – Boomtown Rats; Squeeze – Cool For Cats

More information available at – http://new.myfonts.com/person/Geoffrey_Halpin/

George Hardie – Led Zeppelin – Led Zeppelin; Climax Blues Band – Rich Man; Pink Floyd – Dark Side of The Moon and Wish You Were Here; Genesis – Lamb Lies Down on Broadway; Alan Parsons – I, Robot

More information available at – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Hardie_(artist)

Abdul Mati Klarwein – Santana – Abraxas; Greg Allman – Laid Back; Miles Davis – Bitches Brew; Earth Wind & Fire – Last Days & Time; Tempest – Tempest

More information available at – www.matiklarweinart.com

Peter Lloyd – Jefferson Starship – Dragonfly; Rod Stewart – Atlantic Crossing; Kansas – Song For America; Graham Central Station – My Radio Sure Sounds Good To Me; Ronnie Laws – Pressure Sensitive

More information available at – www.peterlloydart.com

Dave McMacken – Frank Zappa – 200 Motels and Over-Nite Sensation; Kansas – Leftoverture; AC/DC – Ballbreaker; Weather Report – Black Market; Tom Scott – Tom Cat

More information available at – www.mcmackengraphics.com

Victor Moscoso – Herbie Hancock – Head Hunters; Jerry Garcia – Garcia and Run For The Roses; Steve Miller – Children Of The Future; The Sopwith Camel – The Sopwith Camel

More information available at – www.victormoscoso.com/aboutvictor.html

Stanley Mouse & Alton Kelley – Grateful Dead – American Beauty, Europe ’72 and Workingman’s Dead; Steve Miller – Book of Dreams; Jerry Garcia Band – Cats Under The Stars; Journey – Captured

More information available at – www.mousestudios.com

Martin Muller AKA Neon Park – Frank Zappa – Weasels Ripped My Flesh; Little Feat – Dixie Chicken, Waiting For Columbus, Hoy-Hoy! and Shake Me Up; Y&T – Down For The Count

More information available at – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neon_Park

Peter Palombi – Willie Nelson – The Best of..; Freddie King – Burglar; Hall & Oates – War Babies; George Benson – Breezin’; The Commodores – Movin’ On; Curtis Mayfield – There’s No Place Like America Today

More information available at – www.pictureboxgallery.org

Cal Schenkel – Frank Zappa – Hot Rats, Apostrophe, Uncle Meat, Burnt Weenie Sandwich, We’re Only In It For The Money and Cruzin’ with Ruben & The Jets; Captain Beefhart – Trout Mask Replica

More information available at – www.ralf.com

Martin Sharp – Cream – Disraeli GearsWheels of Fire and Those Were The Days; Mighty Baby – Mighty Baby

More information available at – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Martin_Sharp

Drew Struzan – Black Sabbath – Sabbath Bloody Sabbath; Alice Cooper – Welcome To My Nightmare; Bee Gees – Main Course; Iron Butterfly – Scorching Beauty; Carole King – Fantasy

More information available at – www.drewstruzan.com

Philip Travers – Moody Blues – In Search of The Lost Chord, To Our Children’s Children’s Children, On The Threshold Of A Dream, Question of Balance; Every Good Boy Deserves Favour and Seventh Sojourn; John Lodge – Blue Jays

More information available at – www.philiptravers.co.uk

John Van Hamersveld – Rolling Stones – Exile on Main Street; KISS – Hotter Than Hell; Jefferson Airplane – Crown of Creation; Blondie – Eat To The Beat; The Beatles – Magical Mystery Tour

More information available at – www.post-future.com

Klaus Voormann – The Beatles – Revolver and Anthology; The Bee Gees – Bee Gees 1st and Idea; Ringo Starr – Ringo; Spooky Tooth – You Broke My Heart, So I Busted Your Jaw

More information available at – www.voormann.com

Andy Warhol – Rolling Stones – Sticky Fingers and Love You Live; Velvet Underground – Velvet Underground & Nico; John Lennon – Menlove Ave., Diana Ross – Silk Electric

More information available at – www.warhol.org

Paul Whitehead – Genesis – Trespass, Nursery Cryme and Foxtrot; Van Der Graaf Generator – Pawn Hearts and H To He, Who Am The Only One; Renaissance – Illusion; Peter Hammill – Fool’s Mate

More information available at – www.cypherarts.com

Stanislav Zagorski – Yusef Lateef – The Blue Yusef Lateef; Velvet Underground – Loaded; Aretha Franklin – Young Gifted & Black; Professor Longhair – New Orleans Piano; The Spinners – Mighty Love

More information available at – N/A

To view the list of Illustrators inducted into the ACHOF Class of 2012, please click here. 

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