Since the late 1960s, the imagery of the heavy metal genre has been closely connected with the music itself. Classic albums evoke memories of famous cover artwork; metal bands have become forever synonymous with their iconic logos; and landmark live shows have led to instantly recognizable gig posters that embody the time, place, and passion […]
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25 best heavy metal and hard rock album covers from 2014! It is time to reveal the best album covers from past year 2014. I carefully selected 25 of them from my previous posts around the year yet there were many left out bubblin’ under. Enjoy these and stay tuned for my next post which will reveal the […]
Before my annual Best of 2014 listing it’s time to reveal the rest of missing bunch from October to December. There was so many to choose from, except December which once again seemed to have less releases yet November had many interesting albums. So without any further commentary check these amazing album covers and feel free […]
Album art for Jordi Sandalinas Electric Project “Sons of Orion” by Pete Alander/Bandmill The famous Spanish guitarist Jordi Sandalis launches new album “Sons of Orion” and I was asked to create the album cover and web banners for upcoming tour. Check out his Facebook page and give a Like!
First Dawn is dark and gloomy black metal band from Finland. I designed the album artwork for their debut album, which was already released earlier 2014 in their Bancamp-page.
Jupiter Falls are a Rock/Hard Rock band from Leeds, UK. They are a young 5-piece band from Leeds, England. Formed only in July 2013, the band consists of lead vocalist James Hart, Lead Guitarist Deano Silk, Rhythm Guitarist Danny Backhouse, Bass Guitarist Matty Geary and Drummer Lewie Lewington. I designed a new logo for them earlier […]
Hostile, formed in 2006 by Lead guitarist A.J who was brought up in a grave yard house in the heart of the Black Country (The birth place of Heavy metal). The band has gone through a number of personnel changes since their formation with the current line-up consisting of vocalist James Mills, Lead guitar A.J […]
“Metal and Classical. Screams and Whispers. Technique and Emotion. Definitions at odds with each other fusing together to form the sound that is CONFLICTED.” I created a new logo for them and currently I’m designing album artwork (which is to be released later on so stay tuned) for their upcoming album called “In The Water”. […]
Spiritz is a hard rockin band from Ukraine! I got the chance to design a new logo for them and some website graphics. Album cover to follow! Make sure to check them out! http://www.spiritzband.com
Here’s the second part of my monthly album cover choices. Read the first part from here. Have a nice summer everyone!
I just gathered all the best covers from February to May and it was such a huge package I decided to divide it into two separate posts. Next one will be published 5th of June so stay tuned!
As we are already turning towards the end of February I thought it was about the time to reveal the best album artwork from January 2014. Once again nice work from various rock and metal bands. It will be a pleasure to see what kind of trends and visual movements we will see throughout the […]
Happy New Year 2014 to all of you! I’m happy to announce my latest article ‘Metal presented in simple colour palettes’ published in Worlds leading website for heavy metal art heavymetalartwork.com. I took some classic metal albums from Black Sabbath, Judas Priest and Metallica and downshifted their famous albums colour palettes to the minimum just to see […]
Happy upcoming New Years Eve! TOP 25 Best album covers 2013 chosen by Bandmill Here are the 25 holy chosen ones from 2013 (see the rest 119 best album covers from here). It was great to see such diversity throughout the year and like always bands that are still trying to get to the top […]