Quote of the day: Gary Burden

The famous line was: ‘You could put a good record in a paper bag, and no one would care.’

Gary Burden, album cover designer and art director, describing his battles with record companies to use high-quality paper for album art. Burden, who created indelible album covers for Crosby, Stills and Nash, The Eagles (above), Neil Young, Joni Mitchell and The Doors, died March 7, 2018 at age 84. Quoted by Harrison Smith in the Washington Post

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