Can anyone identify the main typeface used on the sleeve for 'Charisma' by Lee Morgan released on Blue Note in 1969 (i think), any help would be much appreciated!
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I am working on a project that requires some 1950s/60s typefaces (or something that looks very similar). The project relates to jazz music of the era so any retro and/or jazzy typeface recommendations are welcome.
I have this image with some type I'd like to imitate. Especially the "Sound Magic" in the third row. Can anyone id any of these faces?
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