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Gallery 98

Art Ephemera from the 1970s – 1990s

John Morton – “The Electric Eels” 45 rpm Record With Picture Sleeve, 1981

Cover Art by John Morton,  “The Electric Eels” (Side A: “Spin Age Blasters;” Side B: “Bunnies”), 1981.

45 rpm record with color offset paper sleeve; 7 x 7 in.

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John Morton, The Electric Eels, The Syrenes with Bobby Meyers, 45rpm, 1981

 

John Morton was a founding member of the pioneering Cleveland punk band, “The Electric Eels.”  Moving to New York to pursue an art career, Morton curated the Murder Suicide & Junk show at ABC No Rio.  For the indie music company Mustard Records, he providing cover art for an Electric Eel  single and for a single by another Cleveland band, “The Syrenes.”  These very limited-issue records were sold at the store at the Ritz Show, a Colab-sponsored exhibition in Washington DC.