According to our AlbumArtExchange Blog poll, the best album cover for the week of June 4, 2013 is In A Tidal Wave of Mystery by Capital Cities. The cover received 26% of the votes cast by our readers. Desire Lines by Camera Obscura was a close second with 23% of the votes. There was a three-way tie for third place between Megadeth’s Super Collider, …Like Clockwork by Queens of the Stone Age, and The Hurry and the Harm by City and Colour.
The winning cover features an illustration by London-based Brazilian illustrator and graphic designer João Lauro Fonte. Fonte has done commercial work for Converse, Sony, Budweiser, Wired Magazine, Capitol Records and other major brands. You can view his online portfolio at laurofonte.com.