Monthly Archives: February 2011

vivre sa vie

Gilles Quéant and Anna Karina in Vivre sa vie. Jean-Luc Godard. 1962.

on your sleeve

The Cost of Living EP. The Clash. 1979.

a book by its cover

Turkish edition of Lolita. Vladimir Nabokov. 1959.



1991: the year punk broke

Kurt Cobain and Kim Gordon in Belgium. August 1991.

festival time!

Michelangelo Antonioni and Maria Schneider at Cannes. 1975.

catching up with the chaplins

Truman Capote visits Charlie and Oona.

record labels

An ebay seller has recently been listing his collection of WingsBand on the Run LPs from around the world. The poor guy must have fallen on hard times needing to part with gems like these. But his Wings-related loss is our relative gain as his excellent auction listings include photos of the labels on the records giving us a glimpse at global variations. So exciting stuff then. Above is an Italian Apple from 1973.

French Apple.

Russian, on something called Santa Records.

The Greek reissue on Parlophone. 1993.

German on Odeon with a different track sequence.

Argentinian Apple.

Indian Apple.

Mexican Apple.

Korean on Yegrin.

Korean on Giant.

Korean on Holy Hawk.

Japanese Apple.

Japanese Capitol.

New Zealand Apple in All Things Must Pass orange.

hundred-year-old headlines

April 15, 1911.