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Looking for thetitle font used for the Turn Up The Bass House Party series

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Knop

Hello everyone,

I'm looking for the slab serif font used for the letters "HOUSE PARTY" and "The ultimate megamix". I think it was a pretty common font back then, but I can't remember what it was.

Some notes:

- This cover was designed around 1990 by a Dutch design agency and the font is used throughout the series, throughout the 1990s.
- The font on 'House party' is obviously stretched vertically (a very common practice in the 90s). The "S" pops out.
- "The ultimate megamix" seems a bit stretched as well

I'm also interested in the fonts used for the song titles, but I think I can find them myself.

Any help is greatly appreciated.


 

House Party.jpg

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Riccardo Sartori

It looks like a (compressed and stretched) typeface designed by Neville Brody. 

The closest I could find is Insignanée Arena (using some alternates, like |E|), which however has straight terminals on the serifs, and the |S| (and perhaps the weight) from Typeface Six.

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Knop

Thanks for these suggestions. I'm beginning to suspect it might be tailor-made after all. Some slight modifications... I don't know.

However; good tips. If anyone knows more, I'd still like to hear it of course.

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