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Robert Frank Hunter’s Little Fictions

For the artwork of their most recent album, Little Fictions, British rock band Elbow worked with illustrator and cartoonist Robert Frank Hunter. Hunter is probably best known for his colourful but subdued work for the Guardian and the New York Times, … Continue reading

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More Oliver East for Elbow

The Oliver East – Elbow connection keeps on growing.  Richard points us toward this video for the new Elbow single, Open Arms, which is essentially an animated short by Mr. East.  Brilliant.

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More Oliver East for Elbow

It’s becoming a beautiful tradition – new painfully beautiful records by Manchester band Elbow, illustrated with equally beautiful cover art by Oliver East.  East has provided the artwork for all Elbow releases since the 2008 single Grounds for Divorce (including … Continue reading

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Trains are Mint

I received my copy of the most recent issue of Stripgids today, and it ran (amongst others) my review of Oliver East‘s Trains Are Mint.  I did a rough translation of that piece for publisher Kenny Penman, and I’m sharing … Continue reading

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