Beautiful Gig Posters - The gig poster scene isn’t exactly the best kept secret among music fiends like myself. It is a tradition that started in the 60’s and is still going strong.
The following are 50 hand picked gig posters whose creativity and imagination blew me away.
We really dig gig posters. They’re an art form in and of themselves, and they’re great for creative inspiration. Emerging from the flyers and handbills of the 60s and 70s, they’ve come to encompass a style all their own. Sites like GigPosters.com literally have thousands of designers’ posters you can view and purchase.
What's design without music? What's music without design? I wanted to add on to Paulo's post, 30 Totally Cool Band Posters, because I, too, have always had a thing for indie gig posters, and coincidentally enough, I also stumbled upon the same website, gigposters.com
For those of us who ~heart~ music and art — gig posters are sometimes more beautiful than any Mona Lisa or Picasso painting. It’s the combination of your favorite band with unbridled creative originality that usually does us in.