Parody | Tribute | Imitation | Inspiration

By tusovski tusovski
updated 2 days ago

Perfect soundtrack while watching this list: DIE PRINZEN "Alles nur geklaut".

A small collection of tribute and parody covers, of inspiration and imitation sleevedesign. Some bands or items have a lot of copied covers, so they are in my special lists:

- The Beatles: http://www.discogs.com/lists/Beatles-Fake-Tribute-Imitation-Inspiration/268881
- Sex Pistols: http://www.discogs.com/lists/Sex-Pistols-Fake-Tribute-Imitation-Inspiration/268763
- Elvis Presley: http://www.discogs.com/lists/Elvis-Presley-Fake-Tribute-Imitation-Inspiration/268985
- Pink Floyd: http://www.discogs.com/lists/Pink-Floyd-Fake-Tribute-Imitation-Inspiration/268937
- Velvet Underground: http://www.discogs.com/lists/Velvet-Underground-Fake-Tribute-Imitation-Inspiration/268769
- Ramones: https://www.discogs.com/de/lists/Ramones-Parody-Tribute-Imitation-Inspiration/304135
- Saturday Night Fever: https://www.discogs.com/de/lists/Saturday-Night-Fever-Parody-Tribute-Imitation-Inspiration/304154
- Rolling Stones: https://www.discogs.com/de/lists/Rolling-Stones-Parody-Tribute-Imitation-Inspiration/367976
- Movie Soundtracks: https://www.discogs.com/de/lists/Movie-Soundtrax-Parody-Tribute-Imitation-Inspiration/473942?page=1

Different sleeves from different artists, but with the equal picture or equal model on front are in a special list:
- https://www.discogs.com/de/lists/Same-Model-Same-Pictures/367516

For more similar cover please visit the following lists of other discogs-members:
- https://www.discogs.com/de/lists/Original-Cover-Tribute-Cover/166450
- https://www.discogs.com/de/lists/Same-covers/170093
- https://www.discogs.com/de/lists/originators-vs-homage-covers/139786

  1. AC/DC - Stiff Upper Lip

    Original Cover

  2. AC/DC - High Voltage

    Original Cover

  3. AC/DC - Highway To Hell

    5 For Sale from $10.00

    Original Cover

  4. AC/DC - Back In Black

    Original Cover

  5. AC/DC - Powerage

    Original Cover

  6. David Bowie - "Heroes"

    Original Cover

  7. David Bowie - Hunky Dory

    Original Cover

  8. Bowie* - Pinups

    Original Cover

  9. David Bowie - Low

    Original Cover

  10. Bowie* - Diamond Dogs

    Original Cover

  11. Ambergris (2) - Ambergris

    Original Cover

  12. Led Zeppelin - Untitled

    Original Cover

  13. The Wailers - Burnin'

    Original Cover

  14. Lauryn Hill - The Miseducation Of Lauryn Hill

    This sleevedesign is evident a tribute to The Wailers and itself an original.

  15. Bad Brains - Bad Brains

    1 For Sale from $66.00

    Original Cover

  16. Black Flag - My War

    Original Cover

  17. Black Flag - Live At The On Broadway (July 23-24-1982)

    Original Black Flag-logo on sleeve

  18. Black Flag - Slip It In

    Original Cover

  19. Black Flag - Six Pack

    Original Cover

  20. Chaos Z - Ohne Gnade

    8 For Sale from $76.03

    Original Cover

  21. Empowerment / AYS (2) - Empowerment/AYS

    1 For Sale from $43.48

    Empowerment copied the Chaos Z cover (upside) and AYS copied the Daily Terror cover (downside) on this Split-EP

  22. The Clash - London Calling

    Original Cover
    This item is a parody of the first Elvis Presley album. But the Clash's version is itself a presentation for parody and tribute covers. For much more Elvis parody cover (and also The Clash's parody cover) with that pink and green styling look here:
    https://www.discogs.com/de/lists/Elvis-Presley-Parody-Tribute-Imitation-Inspiration/268985

  23. The Clash - The Clash

    Original Cover

  24. The Clash - White Riot

    Original Cover

  25. The Clash - Sandinista!

    Original Cover