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A surplus of geekery by :: Fred Abercrombie

Remix: Album Covers Recreated With DC Super Heroes

Check out this series of album cover remixes by über-talented illustrator Cliff Chiang. The remixed liner notes / quotes that go alongside each are great, too. The last one he did was last summer. Hope there’ll be more. Love stuff like this.

(via Laughing Squid / Drawn!)

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Photoshop: Gizmodo’s Insert-Tech-Into-Classic-Album-Covers Contest

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UPDATE: Winners posted. Jeff’s and Tyler’s got a nod. Congrats.

Here’s some entries from a couple Friends of The Umlaut for Gizmodo’s new photoshop contest. Good luck to Jeff’s Purple Segway, Tyler’s Bluetooth Thriller & Wii Jam, and Davon’s Ghost In The iMachine.

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MP3: Friday Five 04.03.09 Double-LP Covers Edition

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A double-shot of covers for this fine Friday.
Rock out with the Umlaut:

Side A
Donny Hathaway “Jealous Guy” (John Lennon)

Radiohead “Nobody Does It Better” (Carly Simon)

Maritime “Boy From School” (Hot Chip)

Dawn Landes “Young Folks” (Peter, Bjorn & John)

Crooked Fingers “When You Were Mine” (Prince)

Side B
Beck “Do You Realize?” (Flaming Lips)

Jonny Polonsky “In Bloom” (Nirvana)

Killer Watts “The Good, The Bad & The Ugly” (Ennio Morricone)

7 Seconds “99 Red Balloons” (Nena)

Good Riddance “Come Dancing” (The Kinks)

Rock out with the Umlaut every Friday.

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