Special Sub-Topic: You Can't Judge An Album By Its Cover II
|What celebrity appears on the cover of "Jenny McCarthy's Surfin' Safari"?|
Jenny McCarthy. Jenny McCarthy appears in such movies as "BASEketball" and "Scary Movie 3". She was also Playboy's "Playmate of the Year" in 1994. The album features several great "surf songs" from the 1960's.
|There is a cartoon drawing of a person looking out the window on the cover of the Genesis "Duke" album. What color are his shoes?|
Yellow. The character on the cover is wearing a green suit. More importantly, the album featured the incredible songs "Misunderstanding" and "Turn It On Again".
|What was the first Molly Hatchet album to NOT have a painting of a viking barbarian likeness?|
No Guts...No Glory. Molly Hatchet released this album in 1983. It included such tracks as "What Does It Matter?" and "Kinda Like Love". Despite the fact that it was a good album it never reached the same commercial success as their earlier releases.
|What famous pin-up artist designed the cover for The Cars "Candy-O" album?|
Alberto Vargas. Alberto Vargas is known the world over for his work in magazines such as Esquire and Playboy. He was born in 1896 in Peru but came to Ellis Island in 1916. He passed away in 1982 in Los Angeles. This particular Cars album included the song "Let's Go".
|The Cheap Trick album "In Color" shows Robin Zander and Tom Petersson on the front sitting on motorcycles. What's on the back?|
Rick Nielsen and Bun E. Carlos sitting on Mopeds.. The back cover photo is black and white. It's also upside down. The album features the song "I Want You To Want Me". That song was not a hit single until the live version was released in 1979. Two years later.
|Which band member is sitting on a bicycle for the cover of Creedence Clearwater Revival's "Cosmo's Factory"?|
Doug Clifford. This is one of the band's very best albums. Seven of the 11 tracks happened to wind up on their greatest hits compilation "Chronicle".
|What vegetable was prominent on a Devo album cover?|
Potato. The band member's bodies are replaced with potatoes on the album "Hot Potatoes". An album of piano interpretations of Devo music by Terre Thaemlitz also features a spud on its cover.
|What kind of creature appears on the cover of The Steve Miller Band's "Book Of Dreams" album?|
Pegasus. The Pegasus is a horse with wings. Steve Miller has used this image on other albums such as "The Best Of 1968-1973" and the band's 1994 boxed set.
|Which member of The Runaways appears on the cover of their debut album?|
Cherie Curie. Cherie Curie was the band's lead vocalist for the most part but Joan Jett did sing several songs. Did you know Joan Jett suggested the band cover the song "I Love Rock-n-Roll" but they didn't think it was a very good idea?
|How many animals are on the cover of the Beach Boys' "Pet Sounds" album cover?|
Seven. I can't tell if the band are feeding goats, deer or llamas. This is the best album the band ever recorded. That's my opinion. It includes such songs as "Wouldn't It Be Nice" "Sloop John B" "Caroline No" and the absolutely brilliant "God Only Knows".
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