The Strokes Have an Album Cover, Might Be Inspired By Marble Madness

Strokes Angles

Pitchfork says Q-Bert, which is probably a more accurate representation of the bright cover for The Strokes‘ fourth LP Angles, but its a lot more fun to imagine them in LA, fighting with each other in the studio and then smoking out of a bong made out of remaindered copies of Room on Fire while playing Marble Madness.

POSTED February 11, 2011 11:30AM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (3) TAGS: ,

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  2. Pasquale says:

    So, I’m guessing all the erudite music blogs are failing to notice the MC Escher staircase in there? http://visualfunhouse.com/wp-content/uploads/2007/09/mc_escher_063.jpg

  3. stx says:

    Looks like Crystal Castles as opposed to either of the aforementioned games, however the original painting predates all of these.