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Music Packaging: The Making of The Infesticon's LP Packaging

The Infesticons recently released a new LP titled “Bedford Park” which is the third and final part of the Infesticons concept trilogy.  Big Dada Recordings say that it is one of the highest quality packages they have ever put together ...
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Graphic Design: Top 10 Resources for Design Inspiration

On a daily basis, designers are challenged to constantly be inspired by the world around them. It’s hard to be on top of your game every day, and sometimes you’re just left completely and utterly uninspired. Thankfully, there are plenty ...
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Music Packaging: Very HAIRY Album Art

Orleans: Waking and Dreaming Pixies: Come on Pilgrim Herbie Mann: Push Push Fabulous Diamonds: 7 Songs Saveta Jovanovic: Lažno je, lažno, sve što je tvoje Prince: Planet Earth _______________________________________________________________________________ Unified Manufacturing is a custom CD/DVD and Vinyl Manufacturing facility based on ...
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Indie Music: Top 10 YouTube Covers

Amy Mae Elliot and originally appeared on the Mashable blog. If there’s one thing YouTube has always been good for, it is as a platform for the common man to express himself. That is the very basis of its user-generated ...
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Indie Musicians: How to Turn Off Your Fans

Be fashionably late. Always. It is a good idea if you play 30 to 45 minutes late because for sure, there would be more people present in the venue by then. You are simply concerned for those late fans who ...
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Featured Merch Designer: Benjamin Lande

Hi Ben. Could you tell us how you got into design? I graduated from SCAD in 2004 where I majored in illustration.  I was interested in several outlets for my art like tattooing, making comics and editorial illustration.  I didn't ...
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Green Musician: Study on the Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emission Impacts of International Touring

Julie’s Bicycle, the U.K. environmental body that works for the creative industries, recently launched a detailed study on the greenhouse gas (GHG) emission impacts of international touring which encourages artists to reduce their carbon emissions. ‘Moving Arts: managing the carbon ...
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CD Packaging: How to Come up With a Creative CD Packaging

Get to know the musicians Before you even start to think of ideas for the CD packaging, you must first get to know the musicians. Do a quick online research about them before you have your first meeting. And during ...
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