Art Rock

SWEET MOTHER OF GOD!!!

We know, we know. Freaky, huh? That ain't an April Fool's joke either - it's real.

When a friend emailed us that picture Wednesday, Rocks Off knew we had to share it with you, but it took a while for us to come up with the proper musical context. Although that... thing... is actually a jacked-up member of the crawfish family some deep-sea drillers hoisted up from the depths of the Gulf of Mexico, it looks pretty alien to us. So we poked around for a while and found some similarly disturbing sci-fi-themed album covers.

Just the thing for first thing in the morning, right?

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Chris Gray has been Music Editor for the Houston Press since 2008. He is the proud father of a Beatles-loving toddler named Oliver.
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