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retro redesign of classic metal album covers

1/7/2015 3:56:15 PM PT   comments [11]

Brazilian graphic artist Rafa Melandi took a handful of iconic metal albums and reimagined their covers, giving them what he terms a "retro redesign." I'd say he did a pretty awesome job. You can check out the gallery here. A few samples can be found below.

redesigned classic metal album covers

Crinn   posted 1/7/2015 4:05:04 PM
haha thats great
anonymous   posted 1/7/2015 5:09:08 PM
The Anthrax cover is fcking dope.
anonymous   posted 1/7/2015 7:51:04 PM
Impressive. Guy could make bank on re-issues.
truthstar   posted 1/7/2015 9:22:27 PM
Best LambGoat post in the past ten years
anonymous   posted 1/7/2015 9:52:16 PM
these are tight
anonymous   posted 1/7/2015 9:56:10 PM
His Sabbath Paranoid cover is a 100x better than the OG
anonymous   posted 1/7/2015 10:04:01 PM
adobe illustrator is the shit
horseheadxbookends   posted 1/8/2015 5:51:58 AM
love the Megadeth cover, This Island Earth was great/awful
anonymous   posted 1/8/2015 1:28:20 PM
I have nothing negative to say about this.... I feel like the rain has ended and the sun is poking through the clouds.. I'm I being reborn?
birdman_prrr_prrr   posted 1/8/2015 2:47:03 PM
i bet if someone shook a pair of keys or something shiny in front of your faces you fcking imbeciles would be amused for hours.
anonymous   posted 1/12/2015 3:15:12 AM
^^^ this guy must be the epitome of disgruntled failed musician. Yes, bewilder us all with your profound opinion. Haha.