The album cover that made a generation salivate at the notion of licking away a truckload of whipped cream to reveal what was underneath. Fun facts: it was actually shaving cream, and model Dolores Erickson was three months pregnant. Not the most flattering photo ever Lennon described the picture of him and Ono as "two slightly overweight ex-junkies". But it has that post-coital look — and was only distributed in the United States after a brown paper bag covered the previously unseen Beatle genitalia. That was apparently the logic on this European variant cover for the classic Hendrix double album, which anticipated the seas of naked flesh by art photographer Spencer Tunick and suggested that listening to "Crosstown Traffic" on headphones was just the prelude to an orgy. Decades before American Pie popularized the notion of coitus with dessert, an Ohio rock band had one of the most lurid album covers ever.
Sexy Gone Wrong: Erotic Album Covers Done Badly - Flashbak
For many authors, writing erotica is the easy part. Other than those writers who are also photographers. I declare shenanigans. Being multi-talented is cheating. There are some sites which offer stock images for free.
The ultimate compendium of erotic artworks is finally here
You are staring at the only known record sleeve featuring a woman shaving her underarms in front of an oil derrick. I think it only appropriate that we pause for a moment of silence. By the way, I tried to see if there was some rational behind this bizarre cover, to no avail. Anyone out there have a clue? Oil derricks are one thing, pressurized containers of Natural Gas is another.
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