Worst Album Art The Rockbrat’s Seen ? Jim Keays – Lucifer Street

Not sure what the story was behind this bizarre artwork from 1980. If you need a rock n roll history lesson, Jim Keays is most well-known in Australia as frontman for the Masters Apprentices. In more recent times he has done the live circuit as part of the Cotton, Keays and Morris trio, which is … Continue reading Worst Album Art The Rockbrat’s Seen ? Jim Keays – Lucifer Street

Worst Album Art The Rockbrat’s Seen ? Predator – Easy Prey

When it comes to woeful album sleeves, Predator's 'Easy Prey' album from 1985 is one of the worst you'll come across. Back in the mid 80's I used to see this record in the racks of Sydney's Utopia Records in Challis Arcade. Amazing to think that one of the brain surgeons from that store actually … Continue reading Worst Album Art The Rockbrat’s Seen ? Predator – Easy Prey

Worst Album Art The Rockbrat’s Seen ? Scorpions – Animal Magnetism

The Scorps 1980 album had all the ingredients that typified the band’s successful formulae. It has the classic line up of Klaus Meine, Schenker, Matthias Jabs, Francis Buchholz and Herman Rarebell on drums. (One look at a band photo and you can instantly tell that Herman is the drummer). The album was even produced by … Continue reading Worst Album Art The Rockbrat’s Seen ? Scorpions – Animal Magnetism

Worst Album Art The Rockbrat’s Seen ? Mick Jagger – Primitive Cool

Here is another album plucked from the Rockbrat collection which is another contender for worst album art. Sir Mick Jagger's Primitive Cool effort from 1987 is the next cab off the rank. Is there a hidden joke with regards to the terrible artwork on the cover ? If there is, I don't get it. Jagger … Continue reading Worst Album Art The Rockbrat’s Seen ? Mick Jagger – Primitive Cool

Worst Album Art The Rockbrat’s Seen ? Beach Boys – The Fabulous Beach Boys

This Australian issue of Pet Sounds by the Beach Boys was released way back in 66 and is a definite contender for the 'worst album sleeve' title. Why Australia missed out on the goat-feeding fun as displayed elsewhere on the other common version is perplexing, but I ain't gonna lose any sleep over it. What's … Continue reading Worst Album Art The Rockbrat’s Seen ? Beach Boys – The Fabulous Beach Boys