Daft Punk and Boards Of Canada in the running for 2013 Art Vinyl prize

Survey the best vinyl art of 2013, as selected by the Art Vinyl panel. 

The Art Vinyl prize toasts the best vinyl artwork of the last 12 months, with the winner decided by public vote. Chief among the 2013 nominees are Daft Punk, who are nominated for their silhouetted ‘Get Lucky’ single artwork. Boards Of Canada‘s Tomorrow‘s Harvest is in the running, as is Zomby‘s sepulchral With Love cover. Further FACT-approved artist on the list include Ras G (for Back on The Planet), Queens Of The Stone Age (…Like Clockwork), Mount Kimbie (Cold Spring Fault Less Youth) and Forest Swords (Engravings). Damien Hirst’s artwork for Babyshambles’ Sequel to the Prequel also gets a nod.

The full list of nominees is below; head here to peruse the selection and to vote. Last year’s winners were The Temper Trap, Keane and Muse. Each year, FACT run our own guide to the best and worst album art of the year – peep 2012’s highest achievers and worst offenders.


!!! – THR!!!ER

ADULT. – The Way Things Fall

Atoms For Peace – Judge Jury And Executioner

Babyshambles – Sequel To The Prequel

Balterspace – Trinine

Balance and Composure – The Things We Think We’re Missing

Bibio – Silver Wilkinson

Bo Ningen – Line The Wall

Boards Of Canada – Tomorrow’s Harvest

Bonobo – The North Borders

Braids – Flourish/Perish

Claude Vonstroke – Urban Animal

Daft Punk – Get Lucky

Dan Le Sac vs. Scroobius Pip – Repent Replenish Repeat

Drenge – Drenge

Dutch Uncles –  Out Of Touch In The Wild

Editors – The Weight Of Your Love

Edwyn Collins – Understated

Elton John – The Diving Board

Fainting By Numbers – Watching The Wheels/A Stone In The Ground

Forest Swords – Engravings

FYRNASK – Eldir Nott

Gabrielle Aplin – English Rain

Gold Panda – Trust

Goldfrapp – Tales of Us

Houndmouth – From The Hills Below The City

Iron And Wine – Ghost On Ghost

Kitchens of Distinction – Folly

Moondoggies – Adios I’m A Ghost

Mount Kimbie – Cold Spring Fault Less Youth

Out Cold – Invasion Of Love

Paul McCartney – NEW

Phil France – The Swimmer

Pissed Jeans – Honeys

Queens of the Stone Age – …Like Clockwork

Ras G – Back on the Planet

Sweet Baboo – Ships

The Flaming Lips – The Terror

The Handsome Family – Wilderness

The Leisure Society – Alone Aboard the Ark

These New Puritans – Field of Reeds

Tindersticks – Across Six Leap Years

Tunng – Turbines

Van Dyke Parks – Songs Cycled

Washed Out – Paracosm

White Lies – Big TV

Wild Combination – Pulse

Yo La Tengo – Fade

Zachary Cale – iBlue Rider

Zomby – With Love



Share Tweet