Cover art that amazes – Zinkplaat’s Mooi Besoedeling


Do you remember the Ituba scratch card? Long before the Lotto craze hit South Africa, you could buy scratch cards and win small amounts of money – if you were lucky, in my case very very small amounts.

The album artwork of Zinkplaat’s fourth studio album reminds me of these cards.  With the cd – if you are lucky, you get a zinkplaat pick, which you use in scratching of the silver layer to reveal the beautiful artwork beneath.

Better yet, here is a video that illustrates this process:

Video found on Youtube, courtesy of Litnet

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