Rhine

Outsider and outcast Rhine is a progressive metal band from Seattle that started as a solo project in 2011 by singer/guitarist Gabe Tachell. Now joined by Alex Smolin on guitar, Carlos Delgado on drums, and James Porter on bass. HMA: Welcome to Heavy Music Artwork. What can you tell me about ‘An Outsider’? Gabe Tacehell:…

Illusion Dead

Heavens downfall Finnish metal band formed in 2009 . Influenced by bands such as Insomnium, Dissection, Anata and Intestine Baalism. Playing a form of extreme metal that balances black metal melodies and death metal savagery. HMA: Welcome to Heavy Music Artwork. What can you tell me about ‘Celestial Decadence’? Johannes Katajamäki: Celestial Decadence is our…

AJS Graphics

Feelings should emit creativity I have been into digital/graphic arts since sophomore year in high school. I eventually ended up loving sitting in front of a computer all day and just creating. I have also done 5 years of graphic design college, yet never got my degree. I decided that I wanted to try on…

Kataklysm

No more gods Released eight months ago ‘Of Ghost and Gods’ is an immediate classic. With a punching statement and harsh criticism on religion destructive traditions. The album redefines Kataklysm as a death metal force which is relevant and still continues to turn heads after 25 since formation. Artist Surtsey (Occvlta Designs) designed sinister album…

Triple Seis Design

Art is the basic expression per excellence Actually I am an engineer in computer graphic design. After completing my studies, I started working as a freelancer, from 2009 we decided with my best friend and partner to establish our brand ‘Triple Seis Design’ to offer graphics solutions for the world of music at national level…

Michael Monroe

The King and his Legendary Lineup are back with a new album The world of rock has never known a performer like Michael Monroe. He’s the very definition of a rock legend. He’s stood on the biggest stages, side by side with the biggest names and recorded dozens of albums that people have loved and…

Adrian Bilozor

Vision is always beyond execution I am a self-taught and drawing since the age of 6. At kindergarten they wanted to change from left to right hand, but after visiting a psychologist I found out that I have the talent so I stayed with my left hand. After 20 years since then I can say…

Dragan Paunovic

It’s Just a Ride Well, I studied at the University of Applied arts to become an art teacher, graduated as well, but never worked in the field. Somewhere along the way I decided freelancing is more suitable for me. I honestly can’t remember how I got involved in metal artwork, must have been something through…

Alen Grijakovic Opposition Artworks

Every art is a constant journey I’ve always dabbled in drawing from the young age, but not so much in the “professional” way. I’ve graduated graphic design here in Belgrade, thus gaining additional experience in drawing and painting though classes in my course. Designing and creating artwork for metal bands came to me almost accidentally,…