Dave Spins: MEATLOAF!
This week we have been featuring the coolest album covers of all time. The series concludes with one Mr. Loaf. Meat, if you're nasty. Uh, Marvin, if you're the DMV.
BOOM! A DUDE ON A MOTORCYCLE WITH A HORSE HEAD EXPLODES OUT OF A GRAVE IN A GRAVEYARD UNDER A BLOOD RED SKY WHILE A GIANT BAT THING PERCHED ON A NEARBY GRAVESTONE SCREECHES TO THE BURNING HEAVENS!
*pant pant pant*
Seriously, if Celine Dion ever came up with a cover like this, I'd buy her %$#@! album.
How could something suck with a cover that grabs your eyeballs and throttles your forever teenage brain like this here:
In 2001, Q magazine listed the cover as number 71 in its list of "The Hundred Best Record Covers of All Time." I still walk funny after staring at it, this masterpiece via the twisted muscular paint brush of heavy metal magazine artist Richard Corben.
And that's why we are making Meatloaf the artist behind today's-
-K-101.7 SONG OF THE DAY!
P.S: Order up! It's the top ten MEATLOAF SONGS!