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‘Arte Arcana’ book to be released

I will be featured in ‘Arte Arcana’ -book published by Heavy Music Artwork.  Presell now open: https://heavymusicartwork.bigcartel.com/product/arte-arcana Arte Divina highlighted divinity and the holy act of creativity. Arte Arcana focus on the dark side of the arts from whatever philosophical source artists draw their inspiration. Speaking across cultures and traditions is difficult to say what can […]

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Funniest metal album covers 2017

A continuum to my previous post of Best Metal Album Covers 2017, here are the different ones. Not the opposite since the world truly needs covers like Siberian Meatgrinder’s “Metal Bear Stomp”, Axxis’s “Retrolution” and Night Laser’s “Laserhead”. What the world doesn’t need is The Darkness’s “Pinewood Smile” and another Angry Birds typeface in Double […]

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Top 10 Best Metal Album Covers 2017

Happy New Year 2018! Last year brought us again some amazing art from various metal and hard rock bands around our (sadly) warming globe. Here are ten of them chosen as the best ones by yours truly. We have a set of skulls (Arch Enemy, Caelestia), animals (Thy Art Is Murder, Soen, The Moon And The […]

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Best metal album covers from April to December 2017

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Best metal album covers from January to March 2017

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Worst bootleg DVD covers

It is Summer and time to add some fun to my so very serious posts. I gathered a bunch of absolutely horrible DVD bootleg covers from various artists. Mainly from the hard rock/metal genre. A few word about bootlegs. According to Wikipedia “A bootleg recording is an audio or video recording of a performance that […]

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Metal for Men and Metal pour Femme by K.K. Downing. Tag line and graphic design

Metal for Men and Metal pour Femme by K.K. Downing. A new fragrances series by guitar legend K.K. Downing was launched late 2014. I was asked to enhance the visual identity and marketing strategy for this product. I came up with bunch of ideas for graphics and the tagline “Be More. Be Metal.” which I believe […]

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The Art of Metal-book

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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Funniest album covers of 2014

Funny album covers from 2014 Here we have once again, all the funniest album covers from previous year. Remember, most of them are here on purpose, they have been designed with tongue-in-cheek attitude hoping to get to lists like this. Most of these albums are also musically top-notch stuff and great albums indeed. Some covers are just […]

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25 best of the best metal and hard rock album covers 2014

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 […]

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We Are One “Broken Dreams” album cover

WE ARE ONE is a network of music & media people from different cities, who want to combat extreme poverty and homelessness within their respective regions. Participate here: https://www.facebook.com/WE.ARE.ONE.MCI.OFFICIAL

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