Ya! Ya! Ya!

Flying Nun 1984

Master Media
Record Type Work
Type Record Covers
Title Ya! Ya! Ya!
Measurements.Dimensions 7" x 7"
Measurements.Format Single
Materials.Medium Ink
Materials.Support Cardboard
Techniques Offset Printing
One colour - black
Creator.Corporate name Flying Nun 1984
Role Record Label
Creator.Corporate name Childrens Hour
Role Author
Creator.Personal name Chris Matthews
Role Designer
Date.Release 1984
Location.Current Repository NZDA Collection
Location.Current Repository NZDA Collection
Flying Nun cover artwork archive
ID Number.Record Label Catalogue Number FN KID 1
ID Number.NZDA Number nzgda_rc_i_0015_f, nzgda_rc_i_0015_b
Subject Head, sculpture, man
Description Front cover; image and text. The front cover is in black and white and consists of a photograph of an antique bronze bust placed sideways across the bottom two thirds of the cover. Above this is in hand generated lettering is the name of the band and the album. This lettering has been distressed at the edges to give a spidery effect.The band name is in lower case and the name of the record is in uppercase. [DM]
Description Back cover; image and text. The back cover is a black and white photo of the four band members of Childrens Hour, posed in and around full length drapes or curtains. The lettering along the bottom of the cover all upper case and is hand drawn, but in a different style to the front cover. [DM]
Source David Merritt.
Researcher, image analysis and interpretation.01.2001
Rights Flying Nun Records
Typography The text on the front cover is hand generated scribbly black sans serif in a upper and lower case.
Typeface Hand generated
Weight Bold
Size 72pt
Serifness Sans Serif
Colour Black
Typography The text on the back cover is also hand generated but is irregular rather than scribbly. It is sans serif and upper case.
Typeface Hand generated
Weight Light
Serifness Sans Serif
Colour Black