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My favorite single cover that is not by Steinweiss

To me, the best time in record cover design, and hence in all of graphic design, is 1945 to 1948, when Steinweiss was at CBS and the designers at Decca and RCA were giving him a run for the money. … Continue reading

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a few Steinweiss covers on Decca and Columbia

The first of these is particularly interesting- Les Compagnons. I have owned it for years in my playable collection. I have always thought it was a Monogram design, by the design company Monogram. And it might be. But the last … Continue reading

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eight recent acquisitions – some definitely Steinweiss

These are eight recent acquisitions. Even though I am trying to get out of collecting, I can’t resist a Steinweiss of the golden age in as good condition as the Don Baker. Of the rest, Buddy Greco is signed Joe … Continue reading

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the remainder of my London records not by Steinweiss or Maas

A few more that I collected just because I liked them. One of them looks like it could be Steinweiss, but is a little dull, and another one has an illustration that could be Steinweiss along with other elements that … Continue reading

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three more remotely possibly Steinweiss covers

What are the odds that any of these is Steinweiss? The Lincoln one is the least likely. The Mozart and the Trenier Brothers I give a 50/50 chance.

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seven recent acquisitions, probably Steinweiss

Even though I am trying, slowly, to get rid of my collection, I still acquire lps that are Steinweiss, or probably Steinweiss. I no longer buy 78 rpm sets, I really have no room for those. Here are 7 recent … Continue reading

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gigi steinweiss

Another Gigi, this time designed by Steinweiss. A bunch of song titles on the front, just like on many other ones of these Gigi sampler albums. But somehow Steinweiss always makes a better design.

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a last everest, just for fun, and a steinweiss london

This Everest record is from 1972. I love that Chinese communist graphic sensibility. Sometimes I keep a record cover just because it is so amusing. The London Steinweiss, and the rest of the posts of today, mark the end of … Continue reading

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three more everest covers. Steinweiss?

These three I am less sure of. The organ music one is pretty, but it has too late a catalog number. Captain Kangaroo probably is, although it is not particularly nice. And the other one? Who knows.

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the last few definite Steinweiss covers

A few more Everest SDBR covers. These are the last ones that I am sure (or almost sure) are Steinweiss.

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