Month: September 2012

Album Cover Gallery — End of Summer Blues

Album Cover Gallery — End of Summer Blues

Album Cover of the Week, Music
One of the great things about being an adult is I no longer suffer through the end-of-summer blues that every school age kid does. You remember the feeling -- as the dog days of August wind down, the sun sets a little earlier and back to school ads dot the TV and retail store landscape. There's this gnawing feeling -- subtle at first but growing -- that your days of freedom are coming to an end. Your steps get a little heavier, your eyes a little duller. The same malaise afflicts us adults -- on a slightly lesser scale -- as we trade beaches and cookouts for cubicles and microwave lunches. I'm getting kind of depressed just thinking about it. I wanted to capture that mood for this latest album cover gallery but knew it was a tall order, so I brought in some outside help. I reached ou...