Food and music, a perfect combination. Presenting the first in a 'LP Art' photo series: food themed album covers - from beans and weens to whipped cream and strawberries.
The Artist: Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass
The Album: Whipped Cream and Other Delights, 1965
The Food: ... Whipped cream (but they actually used shaving cream for the shoot, with a dollop of whipped cream (which melted under the lights) on model Dolores Erickson's head.
The Artist: The Rolling Stones
The Album: Let It Bleed, 1969
The Food: ... Pizza and cake, topped with little figurines of Keef, Mick and the boys, baked by Delia Smith (a British cook and tv presenter).
The Artist: The Who
The Album: Sell Out, 1967
The Food: ... Heinz baked beans, coating Roger Daltrey in what we can only imagine to be a very sticky layer.
The Artist: Chuck Berry
The Album: One Dozen Berrys, 1958
The Food: ...Strawberries...Berry...Strawberries...get it?
The Artist: The Guess Who
The Album: Road Food, 1974
The Food: Looks to be the staples for any weary touring band: coffee, canned goods and roadside take-out.
The Artist: George Harrison
The Album: Electronic Sound, 1969
The Food: ...An apple, a Granny Smith to be precise.
The Artist: Crosby Stills Nash
The Album: Live It Up, 1990
The Food: ...Weenies (being roasted by steeplejacks on the moon no less)