Sick and Cruel – Concert Posters That Cross The Line ?

Monday 22nd of September 2014 12:13:23 PM

by King


Sick and Cruel – Concert Posters That Cross The Line ?

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When designing a concert poster is there a “Line” that you should not cross?
What is clever and what is just sick for it’s own sake?
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I have an opinion but it’s really not for me to judge, make up your own mind.
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Here some of the best posters from


Altieri has done some ICONIC posters so let’s start there.
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Every fan of the Breeders has seen this poster.
The Breeders - Altieri Poster

The Breeders - Altieri Poster


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This is possibly the most famous poster for the MeatMen
Morrissey never looked better.
Morrissey-Meatmen Altieri Poster

Morrissey-Meatmen Altieri Poster


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Great Typography on this.
Altieri Guitar Poster

Altieri Guitar Poster


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In loving memory of Michael Jackson,
Thanks for reminding me of this!
Clutch Michael Jackson Altieri Poster

Clutch Michael Jackson Altieri Poster


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Watch out for those Dwarves
Dwarves Altieri Poster

Dwarves Altieri Poster


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For a Gwar Poster, this may be tame
Gwar Altieri Poster

Gwar Altieri Poster


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Michael Moore Never Looked Better!
Michael Moore Altieri Poster

Michael Moore Altieri Poster


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JFK-FC Finger lickin’ good
JFK-fc Altieri

JFK-fc Altieri


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Uncle Charlie
Uncle Charlie

Uncle Charlie


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Murder Junkies
Murder Junkies

Murder Junkies


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Yes, Bosox fans the curse is over!
nsane Altieri

nsane Altieri


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Violence on television has gone too far!
Sick Teletubbies

Sick Teletubbies


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That’s big Meat
meat men phallus obelisk

meat men phallus obelisk


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Well, You go
Fear

Fear


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Now we get to the line. I don’t take that as black face,
just her box was so hot and dirty, it left a stain.
Nashville P

Nashville P


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Of all of these, to me this is over the line.
Just Brutal what this implies.
Cattle Decap

Cattle Decap


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Okay, there you have it.
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Which of these was over the line for You?
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3 Responses to “Sick and Cruel – Concert Posters That Cross The Line ?”

  1. seph Says:

    gotta say the only one VAGUELY good was the gwar one. the rest are ugly, i understand going for shock value but atleast make the posters nice. these are hideous.

  2. Roger Cantwell Says:

    Much thanks to you for making this magnificent post! I really like Michael MJ plus I think MJ is the best in history!

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