Ed Thrasher

Ed Thrasher

Real Name:
Edward Lee Thrasher, Jr.
Profile:
Ed Thrasher began his career as art director for Capitol Records. He then worked as art director for Warner Bros. Records from 1964 to 1979. He assembled hundreds of projects, from Jimi Hendrix's "Are You Experienced" to the Doobie Brothers' "Toulouse Street." In the 80s, he thrived as a photographer and graphic designer, forming an advertising company called Ed Thrasher And Associates. Among his most famous works during this latter period was the album cover and film poster for Prince's "Purple Rain." Ed was nominated 12 times for the Grammy Award during his career - the first one in 1962 for his work on Edith Piaf's 'Potpourri Par Piaf.'
Born in 1932, died 2006.
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Ed Thrasher Discography

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Writing & Arrangement

Various Murphy's Grey Wet Suit (as Edward Thrasher) Various - Surfing's Greatest Hits (Comp) Capitol Records US 1963 Sell This Version
7C 138-97270/71 Various Murphy's Grey Wet Suit (as Thrasher) Various - Surfin' USA(LP, Comp) Capitol Records 7C 138-97270/71 Sweden Unknown Sell This Version

Visual

Big Sound Series Big Sound Series - The Big Sounds Of The Drags! Capitol Records US 1963 Sell This Version
Sinatra* Sinatra* - Softly, As I Leave You (Album) Reprise Records US 1964 Sell This Version
Dean Martin Dean Martin - The Door Is Still Open To My Heart (Album) Reprise Records US 1964 Sell This Version
WS 1572 Neal Hefti Neal Hefti - Sex And The Single Girl (Original Motion Picture Score)(LP, Album) Warner Bros. Records WS 1572 Canada 1964 Sell This Version
Keely Smith Keely Smith - Sings The John Lennon - Paul McCartney Songbook (Album) Reprise Records US 1964 Sell This Version
Trini Lopez Trini Lopez - The Love Album (Album) Reprise Records South Africa 1964 Sell This Version
The Kirby Stone Four The Kirby Stone Four - My Fair Lady Swings (Album) Warner Bros. Records US 1964 Sell This Version
Bill Cosby Bill Cosby - I Started Out As A Child (Album) Warner Bros. Records Canada 1964 Sell This Version
RS-6136 The Allan Davies Singers The Allan Davies Singers - Come Ray 'N Come Charles(LP) Reprise Records RS-6136 US 1964 Sell This Version
W 1558 Terry-Thomas Terry-Thomas - Terry-Thomas Discovers America(LP, Mono) Warner Bros. Records W 1558 US 1964 Sell This Version
Petula Clark Petula Clark - The World's Greatest International Hits (Album) Warner Bros. Records US 1965 Sell This Version
Bill Cosby Bill Cosby - Why Is There Air? (Album) Warner Bros. Records, Warner Bros. Records Canada 1965 Sell This Version
Dino, Desi And Billy* Dino, Desi And Billy* - I'm A Fool (Album) Reprise Records Argentina 1965 Sell This Version
W 1629 Tony Hatch Tony Hatch - The Downtown Sound Of Tony Hatch(LP, Album, Mono, Promo, Whi) Warner Bros. Records W 1629 US 1965 Sell This Version
The Kinks The Kinks - Kinks Kinkdom (Album) Pye Records Canada 1965 Sell This Version
Trini Lopez Trini Lopez - The Folk Album (Album) Reprise Records, Reprise Records US 1965 Sell This Version
The Aliis The Aliis - Hawaii Right Now! (Album) Reprise Records US 1965 Sell This Version
The Everly Brothers* The Everly Brothers* - Beat & Soul (Album) Warner Bros. Records Canada 1965 Sell This Version
The Routers The Routers - The Routers Play The Chuck Berry Song Book (Album) Warner Bros. Records US 1965 Sell This Version
WS 1613 The King Family With Alvino Rey Orchestra Conducted By Ralph Carmichael The King Family With Alvino Rey Orchestra Conducted By Ralph Carmichael - The King Family Album(LP, Album, RP) Warner Bros. Records WS 1613 US 1965 Sell This Version
Morgana King Morgana King - It's A Quiet Thing (Album) Reprise Records Canada 1965 Sell This Version
Sammy Davis* Meets Sam Butera & The Witnesses* Sammy Davis* Meets Sam Butera & The Witnesses* - When The Feeling Hits You (Album) Reprise Records Canada 1965 Sell This Version
Count Basie Count Basie - Pop Goes The Basie (Album) Reprise Records US 1965 Sell This Version