The First Album Cover. Ever.

This is the first album cover, invented by Alex Steinweiss in 1938. That’s right, the album cover, or even the idea of cover art for physical media for music is less than 100 years old. Just something to think about. More info on album covers at the link, big write up by Echoes, an independent artist blog. Go to it.

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