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Best rock and metal album covers from February to May 2014 part 1

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!

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Best rock and metal album covers from January 2014

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 […]

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Metal presented in simple colour palettes

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 […]

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Funniest album covers from 2013

Now it’s time to take sh*t seriously – or not! Sometimes you just fail. It might be because of the client and their weird visions, a bad (hair) day or just lack of your talent. My message to all bands and musicians out there is remember to respect the designers and their profession. If you […]

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TOP 25 Best album covers 2013

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 […]

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All the best album covers from 2013

After some time being quiet I decided to include all the best album covers from 2013 to this post. I totally skipped October, November and December on my regular postings but they are now included in this gallery. I’ll post a separate post for the annual TOP 25 and the Funniest album covers from 2013 […]

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Best metal and hard rock album covers from July and August 2013

After warm and pleasant summer it’s time to gather up some great metal and hard rock album covers from that period. This post sums up metal album art from July and August. I must say there are some cool stuff from Unshine’s odd fight between an eagle and a wild pork to Locrian’s haunting shopping […]

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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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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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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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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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Best metal album cover picks from February 2013

Here are my picks from February 2013. I did find some very cool covers and I must point out Sacred Steel’s fresh way to promote their brand new album ‘The Bloodhsed Summoning’. It is nice to see something else than those generic dragon slaying covers in the genre of Power Metal. We also have two […]

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Back cover design for CD

People usually, myself included, judge graphic design and art for albums based on the front cover. However we need to remember just how important part also is the actual back cover of a physical CD. It is not just an information based space for song list, instead it can play major role for the design […]

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