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Old 03-05-2013, 12:14 PM   #21 (permalink)
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The Can cover is a mess.
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Old 03-05-2013, 12:20 PM   #22 (permalink)
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The Faust cover looks like an amateur Photoshop cover. Can's cover is art. I don't love it, but it's much more interesting.
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Old 03-05-2013, 12:23 PM   #23 (permalink)
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Faust, the Can one looks like a 5 year old's MS Paint job.
I wish my paintings in MS Paint looked that good when I was 5

I'm going to have to go with Faust because I have a thing for x-ray photos.

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Old 03-05-2013, 12:25 PM   #24 (permalink)
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i'm not overly fond of the colour on can's cover, but the faust one looks not only like it was done in 4 minutes, but the position of that hand is weird and aesthetically unappealing.
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Old 03-05-2013, 12:33 PM   #25 (permalink)
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The Faust album cover is pretty cool with the X-Ray, but I prefer Can's. Mostly because it reminds me of how much acid they were on at the time.

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Old 03-05-2013, 12:56 PM   #26 (permalink)
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Old 03-05-2013, 01:13 PM   #27 (permalink)
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I'm not a huge fan of either covers, but I like the Can one a bit better because something about the bright orange really stands out. I don't like the typeset on the Faust one and just the title with the hand seems plain and oddly positioned.

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Old 03-05-2013, 01:14 PM   #28 (permalink)
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It's really back and forth! What puts Faust over the top for me is that the sleeve is actually on clear plastic and it looks awesome with the clear vinyl.



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Old 03-05-2013, 01:17 PM   #29 (permalink)
 
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I've always loved the cover for Tago Mago, it sums up the contents of the album very nicely. Not too keen on the Faust cover.

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Old 03-05-2013, 01:26 PM   #30 (permalink)
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although i would much rather listen to the Faust album.....there is just something striking about the simplified madness depicted on the Can album

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