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.
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.