The Album As Art

Documentary as part of BBC Radio 2's Album Season, describing how the LP combined music, cover art, lyrics, liner notes and packaging to become a work of art in its own right.

Episodes

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2008121620150824 (6M)
20161120 (6M)
20181006 (6M)

Guy Garvey explores the way the LP became a work of art in its own right.

Guy Garvey explores how the LP became a work of art in its own right.

As part of the BBC's celebration of Pop Art, there's another chance to hear a programme, first broadcast on Radio 2 in 2008, in which Guy Garvey explores how the LP combined music, cover art, lyrics, liner notes and packaging to become a work of art in its own right.

As part of the Art is Everywhere season, there's another chance to hear a programme, first broadcast on Radio 2 in 2008, in which Guy Garvey explores how the LP combined music, cover art, lyrics, liner notes and packaging to become a work of art in its own right.