I enjoy the aesthetics of album art graphics design . I received an email today from designhitz.com. I was very impressed with their design portfolio. They have a strong chart of accounts that includes, Universal Music, Sun Records and Alligator Records.
Mark Slawinski evidences sharp use of color, offsetting geometrics with compelling images as he portrays various musicians/genres. Browse his art and see if there is an album design there for your next recording.
Storm Thorgerson is the perfect intersection of graphics design and rock music photography. He is known as the definitive graphics designer for Pink Floyd. Storm Thogerson is constantly reinventing the visual experience.
Book: Mind Over Matter 4: The Images of Pink Floyd