Sgt. Pepper’s …

It’s by far the most copied and persiflaged album in the world. There are at least 100 versions here!

sgt. pepper's

original

Original sleeve

outliners

Numbered outlines version:

  1. Sri Yukteswar Gigi (guru)
  2. Aleister Crowley (dabbler in sex, drugs and magic)
  3. Mae West (actress)
  4. Lenny Bruce (comic)
  5. Karlheinz Stockhausen (composer)
  6. W.C. Fields (comic)
  7. Carl Gustav Jung (psychologist)
  8. Edgar Allen Poe (writer)
  9. Fred Astaire (actor)
  10. Richard Merkin (artist)
  11. The Varga Girl (by artist Alberto Vargas)
  12. Leo Gorcey (Painted out because he requested a fee)
  13. Huntz Hall (actor one of the Bowery Boys)
  14. Simon Rodia (creator of Watts Towers)
  15. Bob Dylan (musician)
  16. Aubrey Beardsley (illustrator)
  17. Sir Robert Peel (politician)
  18. Aldous Huxley (writer)
  19. Dylan Thomas (poet)
  20. Terry Southern (writer)
  21. Dion (di Mucci)(singer)
  22. Tony Curtiss (actor)
  23. Wallace Berman (artist)
  24. Tommy Handley (comic)
  25. Marilyn Monroe (actress)
  26. William Burroughs (writer)
  27. Sri Mahavatara Babaji(guru)
  28. Stan Laurel (comic)
  29. Richard Lindner (artist)
  30. Oliver Hardy (comic)
  31. Karl Marx (philosopher/socialist)
  32. H.G. Wells (writer)
  33. Sri Paramahansa Yogananda (guru)
  34. Anonymous (wax hairdresser’s dummy)
  35. Stuart Sutcliffe (artist/former Beatle)
  36. Anonymous (wax hairdresser’s dummy)
  37. Max Miller (comic)
  38. The Pretty Girl (by artist George Petty)
  39. Marlon Brando (actor)
  40. Tom Mix (actor)
  41. Oscar Wilde (writer)
  42. Tyrone Power (actor)
  43. Larry Bell (artist)
  44. Dr. David Livingston (missionary/explorer)
  45. Johnny Weissmuller (swimmer/actor)
  46. Stephen Crane (writer)
  47. Issy Bonn (comic)
  48. George Bernard Shaw (writer)
  49. H.C. Westermann (sculptor)
  50. Albert Stubbins (soccer player)
  51. Sri lahiri Mahasaya (guru)
  52. Lewis Carrol (writer)
  53. T.E. Lawrence (soldier, aka Lawrence of Arabia)
  54. Sonny Liston (boxer)
  55. The Pretty Girl (by artist George Petty)
  56. Wax model of George Harrison
  57. Wax model of John Lennon
  58. Shirley Temple (child actress)
  59. Wax model of Ringo Starr
  60. Wax model of Paul McCartney
  61. Albert Einstein (physicist)
  62. John Lennnon, holding a french horn
  63. Ringo Starr, holding a trumpet
  64. Paul McCartney, holding a cor anglais
  65. George Harrison, holding a flute
  66. Bobby Breen (singer)
  67. Marlene Dietrich (actress)
  68. Mohandas Ghandi (painted out at the request of EMI)
  69. Legionaire from the order of the Buffalos
  70. Diana Dors (actress)
  71. Shirley Temple (child actress)
  72. Cloth grandmother-figure by Jann Haworth
  73. Cloth figure of Shirley Temple by Haworth
  74. Mexican candlestick
  75. Television set
  76. Stone figure of girl
  77. Stone figure
  78. Statue from John Lennon’s house
  79. Trophy
  80. Four-armed Indian Doll
  81. Drum skin, designed by Joe Ephgrave
  82. Hookah (water tobacco-pipe)
  83. Velvet snake
  84. Japanese stone figure
  85. Stone figure of Snow White
  86. Garden gnome
  87. Tuba

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Check out the new 2CD or this superb 4CD + DVD boxset

BeatlesMOI

US Capitol sleeve

bigger picture

The bigger picture

b & w picture

Black and white print

sgt pepper's 3

Alternative photo session take

alternative 3

Another alternative photo session take

alternative 7

Another alternative photo session take

alternative 4

Another alternative photo session take

sgt. pepper's 2

More alternative takes

backcover

Backcover

inner gatefold

Inner gatefold picture

inner 2

Alternative inner gatefold picture

inner 1

Another alternative inner gatefold picture

cut-out cardboard sheet

Cut-out cardboard sheet

painted

Painted example

wall

Drawing

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Back Beatles

BeatlesMOI

Frank Zappa & The Mothers Of Invention – We’re Only In It For The Money

peter blake

Vintage Blake; Peter Blake’s 80th; Family, Friends & Icons

vintage blake

Numbered outlines edition

rutles

The Rutles fake edition

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Big Daddy – Sgt. Pepper’s

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Various Artists – Burning Ambitions; A History Of Punk

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Various Artists – Pepperisms Around The Globe

GOLDTHROATS

Various Artists – Golden Throats; The Great Celebrity Sing Off

simpsons

The Simpsons – The Yellow Album

exotica

Various – Exotica; The Exotic Beatles, Part Two

easy stars

The Easy Stars Lonely Hearts Dub Band

macabre

Macabre – Sinister Slaughter

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Plavi Orkestar – Soldatski Bal

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Def Leppard – Songs From The Sparkle Lounge

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Kilfenora Ceili Band

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Various Artists – RMM’s Tropical Tribute To The Beatles

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Plagar – CD Dos Hinos Placar

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The Moonlight Tapes – Moonlight Live Club Bands

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra - Symphonic Sgt Pepper

RPO – Symphonic Sgt. Pepper’s Royal Philharmonic Orchestra persiflage

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Pearl Jam – bootleg

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Thee Mighty Caesars – John Lennon’s Corpse Revisited

 

The Persiflages (mostly just for the picture, but some of these really exist as albums):

 

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Elvis Presley persiflage

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Sgt. Pepper’s Midlife Crisis; 40th Anniversary Mashup tribute persiflage

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Comic version

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Like The …

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Other Peoples – Patent Pending – Greatest Hits – New York persiflage

Patton Jmaes - Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band

Paton James persiflage

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Jon & Simon Horner – Artistic Differences ‘Record Collector’ persiflage

Bloco Do Sargento Pimenta - Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band

Bloco Do Sgt. Pimentia persiflage

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Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Ukes Club Band – Ukelele persiflage

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The Beatles Complete On Ukulele persiflage

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Joelanta persiflage

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The Monkees – Drum persiflage

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Another Monkees persiflage

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Brexit 2016 persiflage

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Brexit ‘Sorry mate, apparently you were last year …

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Brexit 2017 persiflage

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Sgt. Kosher’s Jewish Hearts Club Band persiflage

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Beatles Pet Peppers Beach Boys persiflage

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Azteca persiflage

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Seinfeld persilage

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The Ponies – Sgt. Pinkies Lonely Hooves Club Band persiflage

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Naftalina – Historia Del Rock persiflage

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Beadochons – A Beadochons Dans Le Vent persiflage

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Old Growth; Uncle Sam’s Ancient Forest Last Tree Stand persiflage

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Rangzen persiflage

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Sgt. Pete’s Lonely Hairy Club Bear ‘Bears 4 Ever’ persiflage

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Cab City – Cabbie Road persiflage

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Animated All Star Band – Children In Need persiflage

Moon Loungers - Sgt. Pepper's Acoustic Covers

The Moon Loungers – Sgt. Pepper’s Acoustic Covers persiflage

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Nir’s Lonely ‘Nothing Is Real’ Pid Trio persiflage

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The Friends Of Celebrities – Can You Guess The Old Celebrity persiflage

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Sgt. Mario’s Videogame Crew – Nintendo’s persiflage

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The Archies persiflage

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The Peace Memorial persiflage

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Brookline Music School ‘Beatles Summer Project’ (Sgt. Pepper’s 50th Anniversary) persiflage

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Jim Norley’s Club Band – Heroes persiflage

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Bastard Pop – No Tricks persiflage

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Road City – Scientific Road City Romance persiflage

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Procucenterna – 3rd Wave Multi Image Electronic Band persiflage

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Pink Floyd – In Pepperland (Lonely Hearts California) persiflage

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Our Psychosomatic Love 3 – Sweet Home 10 Years Records persiflage

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Federico Tre & Il Destino Infausto persiflage

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St. Captain Freak Out & The Magic Bamboo Request persiflage

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The Really Big Album persiflage

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Slang – Fwendz persiflage

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Massimo Bonno E La Banda De La Margia – Vive Il Re! persiflage

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The Heebee-Jeebees – Christmas Crackers! persiflage

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S. Bento’s Bonecada Club Band – Contra Informacao persiflage

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Sonny Vincent – The Good, The Bad & The Ugly persiflage

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The Wiggles – Let’s Eat persiflage

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Shelley – Very Proud Of You! (Michael Turns 40) persiflage

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Various Artists – Graveyard Stomp persiflage

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Col. Bastard Nut Band – Horny Left persiflage

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Sultan Pepa’s Lonely Wives Club Band – Pet Shop Fashion persiflage

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Freakbeats – It’s Freakbeat Mania! Yeah Yeah persiflage

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Slippery Slopes persiflage

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Clube Dos Corações Solitarios – Do Capitao CID persiflage

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The Muppets – Dt. Teeth & The Electric Heath Band

 

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Dplomb persiflage

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Sesame Street Singing With The Stars persiflage

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Red vs. Blue persiflage

dr. who

Doctor Who’s Symphonic Spectacular persiflage

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The Doctors persiflage

what time is it?

Adventure Time What Time Is It? persiflage

ze ramalho

Ze Ramalho Macao Nordestina persiflage

red rocket

Mike Allred’s Red Rocket 7 persiflage

kittles

The Kittles – Sgt. Mouse’s Lonely Cats Club Band persiflage

only dartboard

Fab – Sgt. Pepper’s Only Dartboard Band persiflage

hope beatles

The Hope Beatles persiflage

flaming lips

The Flaming Lips – With A Little Help From My Friends persiflage

zzz

Zzz persiflage

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Udo Lindenberg Hut Ab Hommage An persiflage

the king

Jack Kirby’s Lonely Hearts Club Band – The King persiflage

uncle twitchy's

Uncle Twitchy’s Bizarre Fiendy & Stuff Band persiflage

princess leia's

Princess Leia’s Stolen Death Star Plane – Palette-Swap Ninja persiflage

school's rock ensemble

The School’s Rock Ensemble persiflage

newhart

Newhart Limited Edition Cast Album persiflage

hip hop

Hip Hop persiflage

federico tre

Pay; Federico Tre E Il Destino Infausto persiflage

girls 2

Girls Just Wanna Have Fun persiflage

celebration

Star Wars Celebration Europe persiflage

peppers

2000 AD persiflage

sofla

Sofla – So. Florida’s Lonely Hearts Club Band persiflage

twisted gold

Twisted Gold – Sgt. Twisted Golden Hearts Club Band persiflage

bobby-v

Bobby-V – Bobby’s Jalepono Pepper Club Sandwich persiflage

ray connolly's

Ray Connolly’s Lonely Hearts Club Band persiflage

laser's edge

Laser’s Edge – Fred Osuna’s Musical Cool Plage persiflage

lovefest13

Lovefest 13 – Significant Others, August 31, 2013 persiflage

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Jack O’Reilly’s You Can Be A Ventriloquist, or: CTO’Rourke’s Wooden Hearts Club Band – Wood persiflage

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Elegance 65; magazine cover

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Visiting …

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Various Artists – Mojo Presents Sgt. Pepper … With A Little Help From His Friends (Mojo March) 2007

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Various Artists – Children Of Pepper; Mojo Presents 15 Tracks Inspired By the Beatles’ Classic 1967 Album (Mojo April) 2017

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The Analogues – Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band Live (Decca 5678681) 2017

 

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