Examine these covers – write down any similarities
For your diary - Assessment 8 October
POP GROUP
GENRE of music
TYPICAL CONNVENTIONS
POP
BRAND image of artist
CLOSE UP photographs
medium or full length
rarely long or establishing shots
why? Bound, audience, personal, copycat, know...
DIRECT ADDRESS
relationship
No DIRECT ADDRESS
Rebellious, anti, indie, urban, serious, thoughtful
The ARTIST (the musician, the band)
PROMOTION of artist, not the product
READ the image – strength, fierce, romatic, seduc...
The ARTIST (the musician, the band)
PROMOTION of artist, not the product
READ the image – strength, fierce, romatic, seduc...
FRONT COVER
Simple colour
simple design
contrast typography
bold, simple fonts
Different colour for band
hidden meanings
t...
BACK COVERS
Contrast typography
often name of band – top
name of album below
list of songs – central
barcode BRHS
name rec...
SPINE
record company – Known font
Band name
Album name – same fonts/branding
code – numerical - company
ARTIST NAME
key to creating the star’s image/the brand
INSIDE
Similar colour scheme
plain back ground
fewer text
fewer characters
INSIDE
Similar colour scheme
plain back ground
fewer text
fewer characters
Alternatives other Genres + printing costs
In p...
Grime
Teen pop
R + B
Disco
Motown
Northern Soul
Gospel
Soul Blues
Reggae
Dub
Ska
Glam Rock
Gothic
Hard Rock
Metal
Punk
Psy...
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Pop cd conventions

Suitable for KS4 Media - understanding the conventions of the pop CD cover
Published on: Mar 4, 2016
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Transcripts - Pop cd conventions

  • 1. Examine these covers – write down any similarities For your diary - Assessment 8 October
  • 2. POP GROUP
  • 3. GENRE of music TYPICAL CONNVENTIONS POP
  • 4. BRAND image of artist
  • 5. CLOSE UP photographs medium or full length rarely long or establishing shots why? Bound, audience, personal, copycat, knowledge, voyeurism
  • 6. DIRECT ADDRESS relationship
  • 7. No DIRECT ADDRESS Rebellious, anti, indie, urban, serious, thoughtful
  • 8. The ARTIST (the musician, the band) PROMOTION of artist, not the product READ the image – strength, fierce, romatic, seductive, vulnerable
  • 9. The ARTIST (the musician, the band) PROMOTION of artist, not the product READ the image – strength, fierce, romatic, seductive, vulnerable
  • 10. FRONT COVER Simple colour simple design contrast typography bold, simple fonts Different colour for band hidden meanings title – descriptive (type of music)
  • 11. BACK COVERS Contrast typography often name of band – top name of album below list of songs – central barcode BRHS name record company copyright and year owner of material distributors
  • 12. SPINE record company – Known font Band name Album name – same fonts/branding code – numerical - company
  • 13. ARTIST NAME key to creating the star’s image/the brand
  • 14. INSIDE Similar colour scheme plain back ground fewer text fewer characters
  • 15. INSIDE Similar colour scheme plain back ground fewer text fewer characters Alternatives other Genres + printing costs In pop: ugly, urban, story telling, Next lesson
  • 16. Grime Teen pop R + B Disco Motown Northern Soul Gospel Soul Blues Reggae Dub Ska Glam Rock Gothic Hard Rock Metal Punk Psychedelic Rock Indie Love Song Musicals Gothic Country Rap Drum + Bass Electronic Techno Trance Brass band Jazz Flamenco Hip-Hop Garage Grunge House Soundtrack Classical Barbershop Pop Jazz Celtic Folk Japanese Pop Create two powerpoint slides or Publisher documents and compare a Pop CD cover with a different genre type – SEE list Homework sheet is due in next lesson