Monthly Archives: August 2014

Lew White – Melodic Magic

I have tried to hesitate using the term “holy grail”, but the story behind this cover is remarkable. I was unaware of this cover until late last year, when Guy Minnebach alerted the Warhol Cover Collectors’ Club of its existence. … Continue reading

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Warhol on Vinyl – Family Day

Two days after the members opening, Cranbrook had a family day sponsored by PNC Bank. There was a 6 arm t-shirt press and Michigan premier Velvet Underground ukulele band, Thumbs Up!

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Warhol on Vinyl – Opening night

Here are some pictures from the members only opening of the exhibition. Intermixed with these are screen captures from the videos that play in loops. They include Velvet Underground footage, the Ultra Violet cover shoot film, and the videos for … Continue reading

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Warhol in Vinyl – the billboard

This was one of the coolest things about the promotion for the exhibition. Cranbrook Art Museum had never utilized a billboard before. For those who might be familiar with Detroit, these billboards were displayed on I-75 and I-94 throughout June … Continue reading

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Warhol on Vinyl – In Progress

Here are some photos snapped as the exhibition was still being installed.

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Blondie Greatest Hits Deluxe Redux

Just to show that there will probably never be a definitive list of covers using Warhol’s work, along comes a brand new record with authorized Warhol images, and even a photo of him taking the iconic portrait photo of Debbie … Continue reading

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Story of Moondog – Original cover

I have posted the reissue before, but here is the original, just in time to be added to the Warhol on Vinyl show at Cranbrook.

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