Releases with bangin sleeve artwork

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  1. thedjnifty

    thedjnifty Well-Known Member

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    Ez, so I'm looking to get a few 12" sleeves framed and just wondered what are people's favorite releases in terms of the sleeve artwork?

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    in all seriousness though, i love the new kintaro eps artwork

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    Nik's artwork for the Vision releases are usually spot-on, particularly the collab he did with Komatech for the Imperial EP (His other work's worth a gander - http://www.khomatech.com/?page=artwork&format=desktop&theme=light)

    Quite like the artwork for Rawtekk's LP on Med School as well and Misanthrop's Greed of Gain cover. The artwork for Nickbee's Animal Rage EP is sick, but they didn't use it for the actual sleeve and put it on the label instead :(

    Think Virus' artwork needs an honourable mention...
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    Next level shit! :lol:
     
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    EuroTide Well-Known Member

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    most stuff by sig vicious is awesome . check Horizons releases. Eveson does great artwork as well
     
  5. rhythm

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    favorite dnb-related artwork for me has been the handful of sleeves Jon Black/Magnet did for Metalheadz from '96-'99 (roughly METH 023 through 036)
     
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    Menosance aka OSOI

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    Rawtekk's Album cover is amazing as well.
     
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    yeah definitely vision and virus is worth a shout aswell (if you're into that kinda stuff)

    also +1 on the new kintaro ep artwork, i think calibre - spill looks mad aswell (the extra single has similiar artwork i think)

    also really like creator/happy 5, unofficial jah/outta endz, galactica/odyssey, gravitron ep, membrane/babylon, also some of horizons stuff
     
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    rysk Part-time waster

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    vision = yes, virus = no.

    fucking hate virus artwork, seriously awful design.
     
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    muzzadj POW!

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    Im buying and putting up a few old picture discs at the moment, maybe something you could consider doing too
     
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    Most Spor artwork is sick

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    This is my favourite artwork

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    ScottyEightSix HUGE EARS > COMEDY CHIN

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    I used to love really chaotic artic work when I started collecting records but, definitely appreciate the less is more approach now. Nice simple designs
     
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    Anything on Space Cadets. Theo Ellsworth smashes it.

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    ^^^ what he said, Space Cadets is the stand out for me. I also like some of the Med School stuff namely Rawtekk and Bop - the adventures of a curious pixel. I love the intricate hand draw. Stuff, not so keen on standard photoshop stuff
     
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    Can't believe somebody mentioned Virus in here.

    A lot of Shogun art has been really great lately. The Spectrasoul album and singles as an entire project for example.
     
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    i like that one too. subtitles have had some fantastic sleeve designs over the years.
     
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    Zoltar, Unofficial Jah, Calibre - Waterfall

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    new Machinedrum bits look good too, not dnb but 170
     
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    all space cadets artwork is incredible! i thought dispatch's transit 2 lp was really nice. all calibre's spill album had pretty cool artwork
     
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    anything from eatbrain.. really nice stuff.
     
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    Fallen.GeMiNi 3rd rate banger merchant

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    This. There's some really skilled drawer doing the sketches and Jade himself colours them :)