Cover Art

This is an extract from Classic Rock‘s ‘Sleevenotes‘ column. Scans uploaded to ‘All Things WildheartsFacebook group by Des Tröyer.

earth vs cover

What was Wildhearts mainman Ginger doing in a London studio back in the early months of 1993 gently lowering himself into a bath full of jet-black-looking oil. and allowing his eyes to be gaffa taped over and a live scorpion and a giant centipede to roam all over his face? Well he was modelling for the sleeve photo of his band’s debut album, ‘Earth vs The Wildhearts‘.

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