Magazine cover analysis. Devon place. ROCKSOUND. The yellow colour is contrasting and loud. ‘Paramore’ band name is a larger font to catch the eye of any fans and explain the topic of the feature. ‘Ain’t It Fun’ reference to the Paramore song. Humour intended for fans of the band.
The ‘Rocksound’ title is well known enough to be covered by Oli’s head
The band’s album artwork is in the background- possibly hinting that the article could focus on this album or to add more of a gradient to the background colour.
Organised into a column/sidebar that allows the text to be easily read without obstructing the main image.
‘+19’ is blatant. A bigger font is used to exaggerate the fact that there is a lot in the issue. The white also makes the text pop.