Putting the American flag on an album cover is sure to get your album or single more than a passing glance from most people. It's a powerful symbol. So in honor of flag day (June 14), here are ten albums that display Old Glory front-and-center on the cover, which could make you think a little differently about the country in which you live. Curated by Nick Lucchesi and Thorin Klosowski.
The Philadelphia Tattoo Arts Convention ran from February 6-11 in a fluorescent-lit, carpeted convention room at a downtown Sheraton. Burlesque performers hung from meat hooks, Murphy's Law performed, and much inked skin was on display.
Photos of performances by Frank Ocean, Twin Shadow, The Weeknd, FUN, Bloc Party, Givers, and Doomtree on Saturday at Lollapalooza 2012. PHOTOS BY ERIK HESS on August 4, 2012.
Lollapalooza 2012 Day One: The Music
Lollapalooza 2012 Day Three: The Music
Marcus Samuelsson was famous before he had a chance to fully come to his own culinarily. At Red Roster he finally has, effortlessly blending East African, Scandinavian, and North American influences in a wacky fusion that somehow works. Read the rest of Robert Sietsema's review here.