Featuring 'Thriller', 'Trout Mask Replica', 'Revolver' and more...
GIGWISE
12:01 18th January 2010

Over on the forums of foreverdoomed.com and stonerock.com, fans from around the globe have been taking part in a challenge to create classic album covers using the rudimentary graphics program Microsoft Paint. Here Gigwise collates our top 20 favourite images from the hundreds submitted – from the inspired to the absolutely awful. If you want to check out more, then follow the links above.

  • Pink Floyd – 'Ummagumma'

  • Kraftwerk - 'Computer World'

  • Captain Beefheart – 'Trout Mask Replica'

  • The Black Crowes – 'Amorica'

  • Slayer – 'Show No Mercy'

  • Run DMC - 'Run.D.M.C.'

  • The Smashing Pumpkins – 'Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness'

  • Deep Purple – 'Deep Purple In Rock'

  • Head Hunters – 'Herbie Hancock'

  • AC/DC – 'Highway To Hell'

  • 2Pac – 'All Eyez On Me'

  • The Beach Boys – 'Pet Sounds'

  • Tangerine Dream – 'Rubycon'

  • Michael Jackson – 'Thriller'

  • Joy Division – ''Unknown Pleasures'

  • King Crimson – 'In The Court Of King Crimson'

  • The Doors – 'The Doors'

  • The Beatles – 'Revolver'

  • Jane's Addiction – 'Nothing's Shocking'

  • Dave Gilmour – 'On An Island'