The Art of Spiritual Jazz

May 3, 2016

The only thing that matched the cosmic intensity of the jazz being made in the ’60s and ’70s were the graphics that accompanied it. In this collection of album covers, you can easily imagine the music contained within. Feast your eyes on the lysergic, psychedelic designs of spiritual jazz, past and present, below.

Brainfeeder, 2015
ESP-Disk, 2007

Artwork curated by Eugene Reznik. Top Photo: Portrait of Albert Ayler in Prospect Park, Brooklyn, 1969; made with Aerochrome infrared film. © Elliott Landy

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