The Muddy Basin Ramblers - Formosa Medicine Show Music Album,泥灘地浪人 - 寶島賣藥秀 專輯設計

 

泥灘地浪人 - 寶島賣藥秀 專輯設計

泥灘地浪人樂團所演奏的音樂是源自於1920至1930年代的Jug Band與Swing。專輯設計思考之初,即定義為一張能反應當時年代社會氛圍,將街頭賣藥秀形式結合音樂的概念專輯,因此在圖像、樣式、色彩、美感表現上盡量真實地呈現那一段歷史。唱片外觀猶如是賣藥秀中展售的包裝模樣,復古的藥容器中裝載著23首歌曲的CD,開展後則再現一個古老45轉唱片封套的規模,同時將中文、英文歌詞仿照20世紀初的報紙形式、排版方式與紙張觸感,讓觀者透過視覺、聽覺與觸覺的引領下感受那過往曾經存在的年代。

The Muddy Basin Ramblers - Formosa Medicine Show Music Album

The Muddy Basin Ramblers is a jug band from Taipei, They play music from the turn of the century such as old time Jazz, blues, ragtime. This is also a concept album based on medicine show from the 1920's. so the graphic style is try to authentically represent the period of the history. The physical copy of "Formosa Medicine Show" comes wrapped in a 45-RPM record sleeve, complete with lyrics, in English with translation in Mandarin Chinese, printed on vintage newspaper-style broadsheets.