Record Store Day Vinyl 2012 – 2014

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Over my time at Earache Records I have worked on 15 Record Store Day vinyl titles here are ten from previous years, you’ll have to stay tuned for this years

The Temperance Movement Live in the UK CD

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The Temperance Movement Live in the UK CD was created using their 2014 UK tour audio and some photography from those gigs. I handled the layout design and production with the bands input.

Woods Of Ypres Against The Seasons CD and Vinyl LP reissue

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Woods Of Ypres first album. Against The Seasons: Cold Winter Songs From The Dead Summer Heat CD & LP reissue layouts

Ooh Crikey it’s… Lawnmower Deths kickstarter CD & Vinyl reissue

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The revamped pressing of Lawnmower Deth, Ooh Crikey it’s… Lawnmower deth album reissue CD and LP

Massacre From Beyond FDR Vinyl reissue

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An eagerly awaited vinyl reissue for fans of death metal has to be Massacres “From Beyond”. Recreated with the original album artwork by Ed Repka

Earache Peel Sessions: Bolt Thrower Vinyl LP

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Earache Peel Sessions vinyl editions were a great chance to do something interesting that could reach across several bands and fit with the look of the era. using the cover drawing by Andrei Bouzikov I created the full layout, ran the production and created the flyer designs for this very cool release of classic grind madness. Available […]

Earache Peel Sessions: Carcass/Godflesh Vinyl LP

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Cover drawing by Andrei Bouzikov, the story behind the release of Carcass / Godflesh ‘Grind Madness at the BBC’ (available from the Earache webstore).

Earache Peel Sessions: Napalm Death Vinyl LP

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Using the cover drawing by Andrei Bouzikov I created the full layout, ran the production and created the flyer designs for the Napalm Death vinyl release of classic grind madness.

At The Gates Slaughter of the Soul vinyl reissue

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One album reissue I have been looking forward to working on while at Earache has been the At The Gates Slaughter of the Soul vinyl and last year I got to do that.

5 Common Album Release Mistakes

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Ok, so you have been practicing, rehearsing and writing away for months, you are in the studio next week to record your album. Have you thought whats next? have you planed the release properly? Here are 5 common mistakes you can easily avoid…