Garagedays logo re-design

From Austria hails a mighty metal warriors called Garagedays. I was gladly asked to re-design their old logo and to come up with three different t-shirt designs. I was thrilled ’cause after hearing their upcoming album it was pretty obvious these guys surely know how to bang yours and mine head hard! The producer of […]

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Torin Rytmit-festival in Hyvinkää

Last week was absolutely brilliant with full of work and fun. I was shooting pics for my clients K.K. Downing Steel Mill-website in Torin Rytmit-festival in Hyvinkää, Finland (www.torinrytmit.fi). It was a special fest for me ’cause one of my other client Project Rock (formerly known as Rockstar) was performing there so via Metal Music […]

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Comparing bands first and latest album covers article now online

Check this out, my article about comparing bands first and latest album covers is now online on heavymetalartwork.com which is the biggest on-line source for metal art! http://www.heavymetalartwork.com/comparing-bands-first-and-latest-album-covers.html  

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Best metal and hard rock album covers from June 2013

Previous month offered us at least one legendary album and that is Black Sabbath’s ’13’. It has sold a lot all over the world and to me it is a good album. I also truly enjoyed their album art with burning letters of 1 and 3. Black Sabbath also released a video of how they […]

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Me, K.K. Downing and Mark Wilkinson talking about Judas Priest album covers

Recently I got a request from one of the biggest hard rock webzines PureGrainAudio.com to comment on Priest album covers together with K.K. Downing and Mark Wilkinson. The result is now online, go and read it from here!  

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Pete Alander featured in a book “Pandemonium. An Extreme Metal Art Gallery”

Good news! I have been selected as one of the artists for a book about metal art and culture called “Pandemonium. An Extreme Metal Art Gallery“. It is now available as an iPad APP for a special price so all you Apple-freaks go there and give it a shot! There is a few page feature of […]

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Best album covers from May 2013

Album art will never die! What a great statement to start my update from Mays best album covers covering genres such as black metal, progressive metal, mathcore, gothic metal etc. While browsing and searching these covers I was amazed just how good they were. I hope the heat (+30 ºC…) here in Funland didn’t mess up […]

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“Nevermiss” disc design

If you are one of those disc throwers you probably wanna throw the best looking disc available? I took part in contest set by Anabolic Asteroid and received third place with my disc design called “Nevermiss”. Now the disc is placed in their webshop for sale. Go ahead and place your orders: http://www.anabolic-asteroid.net/product/28/nevermiss-1  

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Rockstar going wild in Russia!

I just wanted to post this print screen from a video where Rockstar are playing live in Russia. You can see the logo I designed in a pretty HUGE size on the back. Ripper Owens and Keri Kelli are rockin’ out on the front. Sometimes I just love what I do. 🙂 See the video […]

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Best album covers April 2013

You are now browsing all the best album covers from April 2013.  Summer is on it’s way and the sun is shining, birds are singing and flowers are blooming. What would be more nicer than to browse gory, bloody and spooky metal album covers? I found 12 really amazing pieces like Svart Crown‘s ‘Profane’ that […]

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Latest work: Updated website for Yngwie Malmsteen

Today Bandmill and Malmsteen MGMT unleashed the beast that is Yngwie J. Malmsteen’s updated website. Many years ago I got the opportunity to re-design Yngwies website and now it was time to update what I previously did. Site is now running on a responsive CMS platform and the structure of the site has been polished […]

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Latest work: logo and poster design for Rockstar

Bandmill got the opportunity (from Metal Music Bookings www.metalmusicbookings.com) to design a logo, flyer and tour poster for an all-star project band called Rockstar. There are former and current members of Judas Priest, Alice Cooper, Ozzy Osbourne and Scorpions and they will play classic songs from their respective bands during a week-long tour of Russia under the banner Rockstar. The tour is called […]

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Best album covers from March 2013

Here we go again with monthly album covers.  Enjoy and feel free to post, share, like and spread the word! Drop a comment if you wish or share your favorite album cover.  

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Hot or not hot metal album covers part 2.

Spring is on it’s way, birds are singing, bees are beeing and flowers are ummm… flowing. I thought I’d share something cool this time. It is time reveal my second part of post under the theme ‘Eroticism in metal album covers’. Read the first one from here. Hot or not hot, you choose.    

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